Newark, Ohio Population 2019

Newark, Ohio's estimated population is 50,029 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Newark, Ohio is the 16th largest city in Ohio based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2400.84 people/mi² (926.96 people/km²).

The overall median age is 36.9 years, 34.3 years for males, and 40.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.39 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Newark, Ohio is $40,129, while the mean household income is $54,171.

Newark Oh Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Newark Oh was:

  • White: 92.72%
  • Two or more races: 3.65%
  • Black or African American: 2.83%
  • Asian: 0.43%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Newark, Ohio?

50,029
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201850,0295441.10%
201749,4855411.11%
201648,9443530.73%
201548,5913050.63%
201448,2862530.53%
201348,0332260.47%
201247,807890.19%
201147,7181040.22%
201047,6141,3350.28%
200046,2791,8900.42%
199044,3893,1890.75%
198041,200-636-0.15%
197041,836460.01%
196041,7907,5152.00%
195034,2752,7880.85%
194031,4878910.29%
193030,5963,8781.36%
192026,7181,3140.51%
191025,4047,2473.42%
190018,1573,8872.44%
189014,2704,6704.04%
18809,6002,9023.67%
18706,6982,0233.66%
18604,6751,0212.49%
18503,6549493.05%
18402,7050.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White45,099
Two or More Races1,776
Black or African American1,378
Asian211
Some Other Race147
American Indian and Alaska Native29

Newark Oh Population Pyramid 2019

Newark Oh Median Age

36.9


Total

34.3


Male

40.3


Female

Newark Oh Adults

There are 36,854 adults, (7,751 of whom are seniors) in Newark Oh.

Newark Oh Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Newark Oh Sex Ratio

Female

25,682

52.80%

Male

22,958

47.20%

Newark Oh Households and Families

Newark Oh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Newark Oh Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.1%21.9%
All55%45%
Male51%49%
Non Family41.9%58.1%
Female32.9%67.1%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,8122.3955
Non Family8,1041.2141.9
Married7,7573.1778.1
Female3,1723.2332.9
Male7793.5951

3.06

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

10.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newark Oh Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7182.25%
9th to 12th Grade3,31210.36%
High School Graduate12,24338.30%
Some College6,84721.42%
Associates Degree2,9019.08%
Bachelors Degree3,88712.16%
Graduate Degree2,0566.43%

Newark Oh Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,15726,3635,666
Black870730111
Multiple Races59254264
Hispanic1379810
Asian13013066
Other Race755226
Native American2922

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,467$34,734$24,903
Less Than High School$17,193$17,560$17,125
High School Grad$25,286$30,264$21,600
Some College$27,723$35,340$23,339
Bachelors Degree$45,154$55,179$38,393
Graduate Degree$56,438$63,750$54,688

$29,467

Average Earnings

$34,734

Average Male

$24,903

Average Female

Newark Oh Language

Newark Oh Language by Age

Newark Oh Language

97.47% of Newark Oh residents speak only English, while 2.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Newark Oh Poverty

Newark Oh Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,7588,57419.59%
Multiple1,75168138.89%
Black1,28528021.79%
Hispanic35010530.00%
Asian1863317.74%
Other1473221.77%
Native2929100.00%

20.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.78%

Male Poverty Rate

22.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newark Oh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newark Oh is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newark Oh is Asian, with 17.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.44%
High School17.89%
Some College13.96%
Bachelors or Greater2.20%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.23%
Male Unemployed43.56%
Female Employed13.61%
Male Employed7.29%

Newark Oh Income

Newark Oh Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,129$54,171
Families$51,765$65,359
Married Families$70,533$81,085
Non Families$23,302$33,768

Newark Oh Marital Status

Newark Oh Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

39.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Newark Oh Married by Age and Sex

Newark Oh Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Newark Oh Marital Status by Race

Newark Oh Veterans

3,558

Number of Veterans

3,198

Male Veterans

360

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,146
Second Gulf War524
First Gulf War512
Korea278
World War II202

Newark Oh Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,3619.69%
Black12911.88%
2 or More688.66%
Hispanic2810.94%

Newark Oh Veterans by Education

8.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newark Oh Employment Status

62.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Newark Oh 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

81.44%

Born in Ohio

98.33%

Native Born

1.67%

Foreign Born

0.68%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.33% of Newark Oh residents were born in the United States, with 81.44% having been born in Ohio. 0.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.