Newark Essex County, New Jersey

Newark: Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey

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About

Newark is a city located in the county of Essex in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 277,140 and a population density of 4,134 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 282,520 inhabitants.

The city was created 396 years ago in 1624.

Newark  New Jersey at night image
Newark New Jersey at night
Newark  New Jersey at night image

Geography

Newark is located at 40°44'8"N 74°10'21"W (40.7356600, -74.1723700). It has 11 neighbors: Belleville, Bloomfield, East Newark, East Orange, Elizabeth, Harrison, Irvington, Jersey City, Kearny, Maplewood and South Orange.

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Newark Quick Facts

Population : 282,520 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Essex County
Postal code : 07100–07199
Phone Area Codes : 862, 973
Area : 67.04 km2
Official name : Newark
Named for : Newark-on-Trent
Altitude : 10 feet / 3 meters
Capital city : Newark is capital of Essex County
Establishment : January 01, 1625 (396 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 13:35:39 (23rd October 2021)
Density : 4,214 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.9% (2010-2020)

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  • Taipei (1984 )
  • Umuaka (2007 )
  • Xuzhou (1993 )

Newark has 11 neighbours.

  • Belleville township in New Jersey
  • Bloomfield township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • East Newark town
  • East Orange city in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Elizabeth city in and county seat of Union County, New Jersey, United States
  • Harrison town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States
  • Irvington township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Jersey City city in New Jersey, United States
  • Kearny town in New Jersey
  • Maplewood township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • South Orange town in Essex County, New Jersey

Demographics

The population of Newark increased by 1.9% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1810 8,008 - census
1820 6,507 -23.07% census
1830 10,953 40.59% census
1840 17,290 36.65% census
1850 38,894 55.55% census
1860 71,941 45.94% census
1870 105,059 31.52% census
1880 136,508 23.04% census
1890 181,830 24.93% census
1900 246,070 26.11% census
1910 347,469 29.18% census
1920 414,524 16.18% census
1930 442,337 6.29% census
1940 429,760 -2.93% census
1950 438,776 2.05% census
1960 405,220 -8.28% census
1970 381,930 -6.1% census
1980 329,248 -16% census
1990 275,221 -19.63% census
2000 273,546 -0.61% census
2010 277,140 1.3% census
2011 277,574 0.16% estimation process
2012 277,594 0.01% estimation process
2013 278,121 0.19% estimation process
2014 278,936 0.29% estimation process
2015 279,636 0.25% estimation process
2016 280,681 0.37% estimation process
2017 281,237 0.2% estimation process
2018 281,752 0.18% estimation process
2019 282,011 0.09% estimation process
2020 282,520 0.18% estimation process

Newark zip code is 07102. County name: Essex, County fips: 34013

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Local Places in Newark

1 City Hall - City of Newark
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2 Newark Building Permits
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3 City Hall
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4 Newark Marriage Licenses
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5 Newark Mayor's Office
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Newark Mayor's Office
6 City Hall Personnel Office
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7 Newark City Council Offices
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8 Newark City Clerk Office
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Newark City Clerk Office
9 Newark City Office

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10 City Hall

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People born in Newark (200)

People born in Newark, including German astronomer Emil Ernst, basketball player Granger Hall, Member of the New Jersey General Assembly Peter J. Biondi, you can see a list of people who born in Newark.

  • Ron Carey (American actor) he was born in 11/12/1935
  • Harold Lockwood (actor (1887-1918)) he was born in 12/04/1887
  • John Eisele (American middle distance runner) he was born in 18/01/1884
  • Richard Meier (American architect) he was born in 12/10/1934
  • Matty Malneck (American jazz bandleader, violinist, violist and songwriter) he was born in 09/12/1903
  • Shaquille O'Neal (American basketball player) he was born in 06/03/1972
  • Mike Nazaruk (American racing driver) he was born in 02/10/1921
  • Al Haig (American pianist) he was born in 22/07/1922
  • Vinnie Burke (American musician) he was born in 15/03/1921
  • Aaron Burr (American Vice President and politician (1756-1836)) he was born in 06/02/1756
  • William Campbell (American actor) he was born in 30/10/1926
  • Dominic Anthony Marconi (Catholic bishop) he was born in 13/03/1927
  • Philip Roth (American novelist) he was born in 19/03/1933
  • Brian De Palma (American film director and screenwriter) he was born in 11/09/1940
  • Gerard Way (American musician and comic book writer) he was born in 09/04/1977
  • David Marciano (American actor) he was born in 07/01/1960
  • Stephen Crane (American novelist, short story writer, poet, and journalist) he was born in 01/11/1981
  • Ray Liotta (American actor) he was born in 18/12/1954

Schools in Newark

College & universities near Newark, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
186399 Rutgers University-Newark Newark (NJ) 07102
440794 Pillar College Newark (NJ) 07102
184481 Essex County College Newark (NJ) 07102
185828 New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark (NJ) 07102
437723 New Community Career & Technical Institute Newark (NJ) 07103-2419

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near Newark, NJ

Code Name Address Type
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NYP Pennsylvania Station 8th Ave 31st Street / 8th Ave 33rd Street RAIL
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
YNY Yonkers station 5 Buena Vista Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Newark

Post Office Name City ZIP
Midtown Post Office Newark (NJ) 07102
Newark Post Office Newark (NJ) 07102
Harrison Post Office Harrison (NJ) 07029
Ironbound Post Office Newark (NJ) 07105
Springfield Av Post Office Newark (NJ) 07103

Other places with the same name (13)

Other cities in Essex County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Essex County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
East Orange 64,630 City in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Irvington 54,226 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Bloomfield 49,810 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
West Orange 47,473 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Montclair 38,509 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Belleville 36,446 Township in New Jersey
Livingston 30,397 Township in New Jersey, United States
Orange 30,134 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Nutley 28,457 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Maplewood 25,985 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
South Orange 17,295 Town in Essex County, New Jersey
Verona 13,637 Township in Essex County, New Jersey
Clinton 12,881 Town in New Jersey, United States
Cedar Grove 12,457 Township in Essex County, New Jersey
Caldwell 7,943 Town in Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Glen Ridge 7,570 Town in New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Newark distances to largest New Jersey cities