Newark, Delaware Population 2018

Newark, Delaware's estimated population is 33,858 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Newark, Delaware is the 3rd largest city in Delaware based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3684.19 people/mi² (1422.47 people/km²), with a household density of 464.12 people/km² (1202.06 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 23.8 years, 25.2 years for males, and 22.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 11,047 households in the city, with an average size of 2.57 people per household. The vacancy rate was 9%, with a median rent of $1177/month. The median house has 6.4 rooms, and has a value of $270,700.

The median income for households in Newark, Delaware is $55,256, while the mean household income is $76,183. The per capita income is $25,326, and 4.5% of families and 24.8% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 11.7% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 6.5% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201733,8584591.37%
201633,399-113-0.34%
201533,5126541.99%
201432,8583331.02%
201332,5251210.37%
201232,4044811.51%
201131,9234071.29%
201031,5162,96910.40%
200028,5473,44913.74%
199025,098-149-0.59%
198025,2473,94918.54%
197021,2989,89486.76%
196011,4044,70470.21%
19506,7002,19848.82%
19404,50260315.47%
19303,8992,699224.92%
19001,2000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,083
Black or African American2,847
Asian2,769
Some Other Race603
Two or More Races600
American Indian and Alaska Native30
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Newark De Population Pyramid 2018

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Newark De Median Age

23.8


Total

25.2


Male

22.7


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 30,066 adults in Newark De.

Newark De Age Dependency

29.7

Age Dependency Ratio

15.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Newark De Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
6.4
Houses Without Mortgage
2,087
Houses With Mortgage
3,540
Vacancy Rate
9
Median Rent
1,177
Median Home Value
270,700
Renter-Occupied Units
4,431
Owner-Occupied Units
5,627
Total Housing Units
11,047

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Newark De for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 2.3% and the labor force participation rate is 50.8%.

Newark De Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.57
Average Family Size
3.08
Total Households
10058
Married Couple Households
4131
Male Householder (no wife) Families
183
Female Householder (no husband) Families
648
Non Family Households
5096
Total Families
4962
Households With Own Children
1601
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.2
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.7

Newark De Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,345
$10,000 to $14,999
423
$15,000 to $24,999
1,050
$25,000 to $34,999
719
$35,000 to $49,999
1,137
$50,000 to $74,999
1,473
$75,000 to $99,999
1,305
$100,000 to $149,999
1,457
$150,000 to $199,999
533
Over $200,000
616

Newark De Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Newark De

Delaware

$55,256

$61,017

$76,183

$80,432

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Newark De Education Data

Newark De Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1530.97%
9th to 12th Grade
4082.59%
High School Graduate
2,74717.42%
Some College
2,58116.37%
Associates Degree
8925.66%
Bachelors Degree
4,89531.05%
Graduate Degree
4,08925.94%