Area Codes

Newark, New Jersey

2 area codes serve Newark, New Jersey

Current Time

America/New York Time Zone

Newark, NJ Information

Newark, New Jersey is a larger city (277,140 population, 109,737 households) than the average New Jersey city (11,604 population, 4,170 households), with a lower median income of $41,335 compared to the state average of $97,170.

You can use the information below to better understand the population, household, and financial statistics for Newark if you are considering a move to the area.

County
County

Essex County

Population
Population

277,140

Households
Households

109,737

Median Income
Median Income

$41,335

Type
Type

City

Latitude and Longitude
Latitude & Longitude

40.736, -74.1724

Land Area
Land Area

24.14 sq. mi.

Water Area
Water Area

1.74 sq. mi.

Newark vs. New Jersey

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Median Income

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