Newark, Delaware Population 2019

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 468.27 people/km² (1212.83 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 23.9 years, 25.4 years for males, and 22.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 11,146 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.5%, with a median rent of $1209/month. The median house has 6.2 rooms, and has a value of $274,100.

The median income for households in Newark, Delaware is $54,590, while the mean household income is $78,024. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual 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%
201031,5162,9690.99%
200028,5473,4491.30%
199025,098-149-0.06%
198025,2473,9491.72%
197021,2989,8946.45%
196011,4044,7045.46%
19506,7002,1984.06%
19404,5026031.45%
19303,8992,6994.01%
19001,2000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,502
Black or African American3,227
Asian3,004
Two or More Races782
Some Other Race611
American Indian and Alaska Native96
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander21

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Newark De Population Pyramid 2019

1,0002,0003,0004,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Newark De Median Age

23.9


Total

25.4


Male

22.8


Female

Newark De Adults

There are 29,651 adults, (3,981 of whom are seniors) in Newark De.

Newark De Age Dependency

29.5

Age Dependency Ratio

15.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14

Child Dependency Ratio

Newark De Sex Ratio

Female

17,388

52.31%

Male

15,855

47.69%

Newark De Households and Families

Newark De Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Newark De Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
Female53.2%46.8%
All52.9%47.1%
Male50.3%49.7%
Non Family29.8%70.2%

52.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newark De Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,2302.5652.9
Non Family5,2382.0329.8
Married4,0153.0583.1
Female6733.3253.2
Male3043.5850.3

3.01

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newark De Households

Newark De Education

Newark De Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1761.10%
9th to 12th Grade4752.96%
High School Graduate2,95518.43%
Some College2,89118.03%
Associates Degree1,0046.26%
Bachelors Degree4,41527.53%
Graduate Degree4,11925.69%

Newark De Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,67611,2446,077
Black1,7501,694639
Asian1,5791,5651,317
Hispanic826687405
Multiple Races240230130
Other Race13211269
Native American474726
Islander131313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Newark De Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,067$42,038$38,219
Less Than High School$19,804$19,554$
High School Grad$28,388$28,902$26,364
Some College$37,170$40,009$31,818
Bachelors Degree$50,745$57,917$40,365
Graduate Degree$50,287$47,750$51,507

$41,067

Average Earnings

$42,038

Average Male

$38,219

Average Female

Newark De Language

Newark De Language by Age

Newark De Language

84.55% of Newark De residents speak only English, while 15.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 5.51% of the population.

Newark De Poverty

Newark De Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,4614,41323.90%
Asian2,62891234.70%
Black2,70878428.95%
Hispanic1,90961832.37%
Other54513124.04%
Multiple58511419.49%
Native913942.86%
Islander16318.75%

26.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.17%

Male Poverty Rate

28.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newark De

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newark De is Native, with 42.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newark De is Islander, with 18.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.13%.

Newark De Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.87%
High School17.06%
Some College7.96%
Bachelors or Greater5.52%

Newark De Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.84%
Male Unemployed42.31%
Female Employed20.18%
Male Employed14.02%

Newark De Income

Newark De Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,590$78,024
Families$93,102$112,618
Married Families$99,662$
Non Families$26,756$42,857

Newark De Marital Status

Newark De Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.4%

Male Marriage Rate

26.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Newark De Married by Age and Sex

Newark De Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Newark De Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Newark De Veterans

Newark De Veterans by War

1,203

Number of Veterans

1,077

Male Veterans

126

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam485
First Gulf War160
World War II134
Korea119
Second Gulf War64

Newark De Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+414
65 to 74356
55 to 64230
35 to 54174
18 to 3429

Newark De Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0574.60%
Black732.60%
Hispanic653.83%
Other204.60%
Asian200.72%
2 or More183.40%
Indian88.33%
Hawaiian733.33%

Newark De Veterans by Education

3.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newark De Employment Status

Newark De Employment by Age

52.1%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Newark De Employment by Race

Newark De Employment by Education

Newark De Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

29.36%

Born in Delaware

88.23%

Native Born

11.77%

Foreign Born

8.01%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.23% of Newark De residents were born in the United States, with 29.36% having been born in Delaware. 8.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.