Also See: Newark, AR ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Newark had a population of 1,126 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Newark is located at latitude 35.7017 and longitude -91.4415 in Independence County. The formal boundaries for the City of Newark 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Newark: New Ark.
|Total Population||1,126 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,126 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||918 (81.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$41,136|
|Average Household Income||$53,286|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,935|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||580 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||333 (57.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||134 (23.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||113 (19.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,679|
|Average Home Value||$115,419|
|Housing Affordability Index3||324|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.09%|
|Per Capita Income||2.4%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.3%|
The table below compares Newark to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 201||63rd|
|Population Density||# 167||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 262||52nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 440||81st|
|Per Capita Income||# 287||47th|
|Diversity Index||# 395||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.