Most Expensive Newark Neighborhoods
Newark is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 44,723 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Newark is the 195th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Newark are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Newark is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Newark is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newark who work in office and administrative support (13.40%), management occupations (10.70%) and sales jobs (8.85%).
Also of interest is that Newark has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One of the nice things about Newark is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Newark is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Newark, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The percentage of people in Newark who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.89% of adults in Newark have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Newark in 2010 was $31,825, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $127,300 for a family of four. However, Newark contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Newark is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Newark home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Newark residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Newark also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 33.06% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Newark include German, Irish, English, Portuguese and Italian.
Newark also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 34.63%.
The languages spoken by people in Newark are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Newark is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Tagalog, Chinese and Vietnamese.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||13,474|
|NEWARK HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||68.78%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||31.22%|
|TYPE OF NEWARK HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||69.71%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||12.14%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||4.62%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||13.31%|
|SIZE OF NEWARK HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||4.60%|
|AGE OF NEWARK HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||3.15%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||55.43%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||40.06%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||1.36%|
|NEWARK REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$671,109|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,088|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $77,000||1.09%|
|$77,001 - $155,000||1.02%|
|$155,001 - $310,000||3.58%|
|$310,001 - $465,000||10.08%|
|$465,001 - $620,000||20.87%|
|$620,001 - $775,000||24.06%|
|$775,001 - $1,162,000||34.05%|
|$1,162,001 - $1,550,000||4.34%|
|PEOPLE OF NEWARK||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.31%|
|5 TO 17||16.32%|
|18 TO 24||7.65%|
|25 TO 34||15.68%|
|35 TO 54||31.58%|
|55 TO 64||11.61%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.85%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||88.21%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$86,521|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$31,825|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||7.82%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (17.46%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (9.16%)
Public Service (2.55%)
Information Technology (2.34%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||4.62%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.47%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||1.31%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||18.46%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||7.77%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||33.06%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (8.02%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (47.59%)
Indic languages (2.04%)
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