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Demographics

People

Total Population1,276
Male Share of the Population52%
Female Share of the Population48%
Senior Citizens18.6%
Employed Population 16+441
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married48.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.6%
Median Earnings25+$29,625
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$2
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,813

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,906
% Above Poverty Level70.5%
% Below Poverty Level29.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27%
Median Gross Rent$579
Median House Value$71,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)27.3%
Irish24.5%
German11.5%
English8.5%
French Except Basque1.2%
Scottish1%
Italian0.4%
West Indian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Dutch0.2%
Polish0.2%
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Newark Almanac

CategoryValue
County Independence County
Standard Zip Codes72562
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.7
Approximate Longitude-91.44

Newark Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBATESVILLE L&D 1
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp25 to 45 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 92 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip48 inches
StationNEWPORT
Distance12.1 miles
Jan Temp28 to 46 F
Apr Temp51 to 71 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp50 to 74 F
Annual Precip48.8 inches
StationGREERS FERRY DAM
Distance33.9 miles
Jan Temp26 to 46 F
Apr Temp47 to 70 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp49 to 73 F
Annual Precip51 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Diaz1,407$26,701
Jacksonport129$49,583
Magness175$43,125
Newport7,781$32,904
Oil Trough222$40,556
Sulphur Rock413$46,000

Newark Public Schools

Cedar Ridge High School
1500 N Hill St
ZIP: 72562
High
Total Enrollment 420
Newark Elementary School
3549 Cord Rd
ZIP: 72562
Primary
Total Enrollment 307
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