Living in Newark, DE

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Newark SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
8

Newark, DE Crime Report

767
Total Crimes
2,242.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-12.70%
Below National Average

Newark, DE Cost Of Living

121
Newark's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Newark, Delaware Info Snack

Newark (/nurk/ NEW-ark)[note 1] is a city in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. It is located 12 miles (19 km) west-southwest of Wilmington. According to the 2010 Census, the population of the city is 31,454. Newark is home to the University of Delaware, which is often regarded as a top ten ranked University in the United States.[citation needed]
Population
33,352
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
25.3%
Median Home
$274,900
Median Income
$57,391
Median Rent
$1,272

Newark, DE Photos

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Rankings for Newark in Delaware

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Map Of Newark, DE

Population over time in Newark

Year Population % Change
2017 33,352 0.3%
2016 33,243 0.9%
2015 32,941 0.6%
2014 32,740 1.4%
2013 32,278 1.0%
2012 31,953 0.9%
2011 31,655 1.2%
2010 31,293 0.6%
2009 31,110 -
Crime/100k Newark DE USA
Violent Crime 292.3 423.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.0
Robbery 58.5 89.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 172.5 294.2 246.8
Property Crime 1949.9 2324.4 2199.5
Burglary 169.6 326.5 376.0
Larceny 1683.9 1845.3 1594.6
Car Theft 96.5 152.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Newark

White
73.2% (24,399)
African American
8.4% (2,809)
American Indian
0.2% (64)
Asian
8.1% (2,713)
Hawaiian
0.1% (22)
Other
0.2% (82)
Two Or More
2.5% (837)
Hispanic
7.3% (2,426)
Race Newark DE USA
White 73.2% 62.7% 61.1%
African American 8.4% 21.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 8.1% 3.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.3% 9.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Newark, Delaware

Less than $10,000
13.4% (446,639)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (120,212)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.7% (355,616)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (284,367)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.4% (313,557)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.7% (488,698)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (439,734)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.4% (446,639)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.4% (212,491)
$200,000 or more
6.8% (227,243)
Income Newark DE USA
Less than $10,000 13.4% 5.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 3.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.7% 7.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 9.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.4% 12.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.7% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 14.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.4% 15.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.4% 7.1% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.8% 6.6% 7.0%

Gender in Newark

Female
53.6% (17,881)
Male
46.4% (15,471)
Gender Newark DE USA
Female 53.6% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 46.4% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newark for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (667)
High School / GED
19.0% (6,336)
Some College
19.0% (6,336)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (2,001)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (9,005)
Master's Degree
17.0% (5,669)
Professional Degree
2.0% (667)
Doctorate Degree
8.0% (2,668)
Education Newark DE USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 8.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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