Newark, NY

Newark profile

Living in Newark

Newark is a somewhat small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 9,017 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Newark is the 201st largest community in New York. Newark has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Newark is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Newark is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newark who work in office and administrative support (15.47%), sales jobs (10.27%), and management occupations (8.82%).

Newark is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

In terms of college education, Newark is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.84% of adults 25 and older in Newark have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Newark in 2018 was $27,343, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $109,372 for a family of four. However, Newark contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Newark is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Newark home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Newark residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Newark also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.31% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Newark include Italian, Irish, German, Dutch, and English.

The most common language spoken in Newark is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.

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