The City of Newark had a population of 1,172 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Newark is located at latitude 35.7084 and longitude -91.4434 in Independence County. The formal boundaries for the City of Newark (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Independence County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 292 feet.
The City of Newark (GNIS ID: 2404368) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Newark population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Newark: New Ark.
|Population in Households||1,172|
|Population in Familes||961|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||573 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||339 (59.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||148 (25.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||86 (15.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,123|
|Average Home Value||$92,878|
|Median Household Income||$33,692|
|Average Household Income||$44,771|
|Per Capita Income||$18,382|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.7%|
|Per Capita Income||1.87%|
The table below compares Newark to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 192||65th|
|Population Density1||# 174||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 401||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 349||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 376||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.