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Newark is 18th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Households

Newark is 19th in Ohio out of 249 other cities in Current population (2012)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Newark Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 47,688 19th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 20.9 32nd 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,278 107th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Newark Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 7.4% 51st 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.0% 119th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.5% 177th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Newark Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 85.6% 212th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 16.7% 180th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Newark Rank Ohio US
Race - White 92.8% 125th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.3% 133rd 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 60th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 199th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 137th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.6% 57th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.2% 245th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 92.1% 107th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Newark Rank Ohio US
Female residents 52.2% 129th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.1% 241st 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Newark Rank Ohio US
Housing units 21,976 21st 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 31.1% 57th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 20,328 18th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 57.4% 229th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $114,800 177th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 208th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Newark Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $21,951 181st $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $37,927 218th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 20.1% 62nd 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Newark Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,035 37th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $496,330 50th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,531 160th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $84,215 29th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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