Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey
Newark is a city located in the county of Essex in the U.S. state of New Jersey. In the 2010 census it had a population of 277,140 inhabitants and a population density of 4,134 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 282,011 inhabitants.
The city was created 396 years ago in 1624.
The city has a total area of 25.88 square miles (67.04 km2).
|Population :||282,011 (2019)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||New Jersey|
|County :||Essex County|
|Postal code :||07100–07199|
|Phone Area Codes :||862|
|Area :||67.040795 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 :||07:26:08 (8th March 2021)|
|Zip Code :||07102|
|Density :||4,207 Pop. per km² as of 2019|
|Population growth :||1.73% (2010-2019)|
Ras Baraka ,
Newark, NJ has 13 neighbors .
The population of Newark increased by 1.73% in 9 years.
Many people were born here, 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, NJ.
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Essex County , NJ. (more)
|East Orange||64,367||City in Essex County, New Jersey, United States|
|Irvington||54,312||Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States|
|Bloomfield||49,973||Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States|
|West Orange||47,563||Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States|
|Montclair||38,564||Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States|
|Belleville||36,497||Township in New Jersey|
|Livingston||30,303||Township in New Jersey, United States|
|Nutley||28,434||Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States|
|Maplewood||25,380||Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States|
|Verona||13,390||Township in Essex County, New Jersey|
|Clinton||12,565||Town in New Jersey, United States|
|Caldwell||7,941||Town in Essex County, New Jersey, USA|
|Glen Ridge||7,574||Town in New Jersey|
|Fairfield||7,474||Township in Cumberland County, New Jersey|
|Roseland||5,835||Town in New Jersey|
Official website of Newark, NJ