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Population Demographics for Newark, New Jersey in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population277,140100
Black or African American145,08552
Hispanic or Latino93,74633
Some Other Race42,18115
Two or More Races10,6603
American Indian1,697Below 1%
Three or more races674Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander118Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population137,116140,024277,140
Black or African American68,45876,627145,085
Hispanic or Latino48,42545,32193,746
Some Other Race21,62920,55242,181
Two or More Races5,4325,22810,660
American Indian8558421,697
Three or more races317357674
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander6850118

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Newark

Total Population:277,140
Male Population:137,116
Female Population:140,024

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Newark

Both sexes32

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Newark

Total Population:260,773
Male Population:124,363
Under 5 years:10,683
5 to 9 years:9,708
10 to 14 years:9,321
15 to 17 years:5,939
18 and 19 years:4,008
20 years:1,980
21 years:1,909
22 to 24 years:5,975
25 to 29 years:10,574
30 to 34 years:10,056
35 to 39 years:9,486
40 to 44 years:9,064
45 to 49 years:8,502
50 to 54 years:7,527
55 to 59 years:5,824
60 and 61 years:2,054
62 to 64 years:2,730
65 and 66 years:1,552
67 to 69 years:1,802
70 to 74 years:2,422
75 to 79 years:1,609
80 to 84 years:993
85 years and over:645
Female Population:136,410
Under 5 years:10,099
5 to 9 years:9,430
10 to 14 years:9,352
15 to 17 years:5,875
18 and 19 years:4,002
20 years:2,103
21 years:2,101
22 to 24 years:6,630
25 to 29 years:11,370
30 to 34 years:11,057
35 to 39 years:10,003
40 to 44 years:9,595
45 to 49 years:9,329
50 to 54 years:8,489
55 to 59 years:7,079
60 and 61 years:2,623
62 to 64 years:3,372
65 and 66 years:1,927
67 to 69 years:2,589
70 to 74 years:3,390
75 to 79 years:2,634
80 to 84 years:1,802
85 years and over:1,559

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Newark

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Newark

Family led homes:61,685
Husband-wife family:26,495
Other family:35,190
Population of male led with no wife present:7,843
Population female led with no husband present:27,347
Population of Nonfamily homes:32,857
Population living alone:26,410
Population not living alone:6,447

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Newark with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:37,842
Population of family homes:37,573
Husband-wife family:14,275
Under 6 years only:3,731
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,789
6 to 17 years only:6,755
Other family:23,298
Male householder, no wife present:4,146
Under 6 years only:1,252
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:829
6 to 17 years only:2,065
Female led with no husband present:19,152
Under 6 years only:4,111
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4,835
6 to 17 years only:10,206
Nonfamily households:269
Male led households:163
Under 6 years only:52
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:14
6 to 17 years only:97
Female led householder:106
Under 6 years only:39
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7
6 to 17 years only:60
Households with no people under 18 years:56,700
Family households:24,112
Husband-wife family:12,220
Other family:11,892
Male led with no wife present:3,697
Female led with no husband present:8,195
Nonfamily households:32,588
Male led householder:16,164
Female led householder:16,424

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Newark, by type

Total Home Population:94,542
Population of Family homes:61,685
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:3,166
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:13,709
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:15,409
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:13,208
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:4,682
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,863
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,834
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,260
Population of 85 year olds and over:554
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:32,857
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,884
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:5,215
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,994
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:6,334
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,148
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,052
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,447
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,764
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,019

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Newark containing people over 60

Total Population:94,542
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:26,945
1-person household:10,394
2-or-more-person household:16,551
Family households:15,402
Nonfamily households:1,149
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:67,597
1-person household:16,016
2-or-more-person household:51,581
Family homes:46,283
Nonfamily homes:5,298

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Newark with multiple generations.

Total Population:94,542
Home has three or more generations:7,160
Home does not have three or more generations:87,382

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Newark under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:70,332
Unmarried partner of home lead present:9,148
In family homes:9,076
Population of male led and male partner homes:165
Population of male led and female partner households:3,192
Population of female led and female partner households:412
Population of female led and male partner households:5,307
In nonfamily homes:72
Population of male led and male partner homes:4
Population of male led and female partner homes:55
Population of female led and female partner homes:5
Population of female led and male partner homes:8
No unmarried partner of home lead present:61,184
In family homes:60,921
Population of husband-wife family homes:27,184
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:3,661
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:30,076
In nonfamily homes:263

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Newark

Total Population:207,424
Population Under 18 years:69,434
Population 18 years and over:137,990

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Newark have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:20,909
Family home:15,956
Nonfamily homess:4,953
Male led home:2,213
Living alone:1,709
Not living alone:504
Female led home:2,740
Living alone:2,364
Not living alone:376
Population of Renter occupied homes:73,633
Family run homes:45,729
Husband-wife family:16,879
Other family:28,850
Male led with no wife present:6,115
Female led with no husband present:22,735
Nonfamily Homes:27,904
Male led homes:14,114
Male living alone:10,720
Male not living alone:3,394
Female led homes:13,790
Females living alone:11,617
Females not living alone:2,173

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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