Newark, California

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Population in 2014: 44,723 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.3%
 
Males: 22,312  (49.9%)
Females: 22,411  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  39.1 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 94560.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $86,189 (it was $69,350 in 2000)
Newark:

$86,189
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $31,495 (it was $23,641 in 2000)

Newark city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $455,115 (it was $297,800 in 2000)
Newark:

$455,115
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $580,522; Detached houses: $631,854; Townhouses or other attached units: $415,499; In 2-unit structures: $558,771; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $357,887; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $317,624; Mobile homes: $107,720; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $5,067

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,588.

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  • Races in Newark, CA (2013)

    Newark races chart
    • 15,09134.1%Hispanic
    • 12,92229.2%White alone
    • 12,71628.8%Asian alone
    • 1,8024.1%Black alone
    • 1,4233.2%Two or more races
    • 2850.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 810.2%American Indian alone

Races in Newark detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Newark: 142.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (6.9%), Irish (5.9%), English (3.7%), Portuguese (3.3%), Italian (3.3%), United States (1.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 16 feet

Land area: 14.0 square miles.

Population density: 3,201 people per square mile   (average).

Newark,CA real estate house value index trend

Newark, California map

For population 25 years and over in Newark:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Newark city:

  • Never married: 33.1%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

15,101 residents are foreign born (15.8% Asia, 10.5% Latin America).

This city:

34.1%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,018 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,875 (0.4%)

Newark satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fremont, CA (2.8 miles , pop. 203,413).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (314.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Fremont, CA (1.7 miles ), Union City, CA (2.0 miles ), East Palo Alto, CA (2.7 miles ), Hayward, CA (2.8 miles ), Sunol, CA (3.0 miles ), Palo Alto, CA (3.1 miles ), Menlo Park, CA (3.1 miles ), Fairview, CA (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $219,200
  • 1998: 68 buildings, average cost: $235,400
  • 1999: 91 buildings, average cost: $222,200
  • 2000: 107 buildings, average cost: $315,700
  • 2001: 61 buildings, average cost: $331,300
  • 2002: 84 buildings, average cost: $282,400
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $292,800
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $346,400
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $368,600
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $433,900
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $247,100
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $295,400
  • 2014: 26 buildings, average cost: $357,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.54 N, Longitude: 122.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,588 (-5.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,278 (14.3%)

Newark household income distribution Newark home values distribution

Crime rates in Newark by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 1102100141112
per 100,000 2.32.30.04.72.40.00.02.49.52.32.32.34.5
Rapes 9188177111315781499
per 100,000 20.441.118.439.716.526.331.336.016.618.632.220.520.2
Robberies 46535671798468736655694036
per 100,000 104.5121.0128.6165.9186.6201.0163.6175.1156.8127.7158.591.081.0
Assaults 92111788512412993113110106857362
per 100,000 208.9253.5179.1198.6292.9308.8223.8271.1261.3246.1195.2166.1139.4
Burglaries 247324294331369311330328327385390231246
per 100,000 561.0740.0675.3773.5871.6744.4794.1786.9776.7893.8895.7525.6553.2
Thefts 1,4031,4781,4541,3211,2391,1781,3401,183974900811658588
per 100,000 3,186.43,375.53,339.53,087.02,926.72,819.53,224.42,838.02,313.62,089.51,862.71,497.21,322.3
Auto thefts 217261301325334232200184127101148173137
per 100,000 492.8596.1691.3759.5789.0555.3481.3441.4301.7234.5339.9393.6308.1
Arson 1296127N/A9593523
per 100,000 27.320.613.828.016.5N/A21.712.021.47.011.54.66.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 313.0374.3339.2384.8389.7367.5356.5358.9315.6283.5293.3218.6201.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Newark detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 77 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
California average:

2.32
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +4,489 (+11.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in Newark: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Newark, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Newark-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 759% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 61.8 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 32.8 miles away from Newark center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 189.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 243.6 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 289.0 miles away from Newark center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 223.3 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Alameda County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Newark topographic map

Birthplace of: DeVon Hardin - College basketball player (California Golden Bears), Kyle Spain - College basketball player (San Diego State Aztecs), Larry Bettencourt - Baseball player, Len Dondero - Baseball player.

Main business address for: INVISION TECHNOLOGIES INC (X-RAY APPARATUS & TUBES & RELATED IRRADIATION APPARATUS), SOCKET COMMUNICATIONS INC (ELECTRONIC COMPUTERS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Newark:

  • VITAS HEALTHCARE CORPORATION OF CALIFORNIA (39899 BALENTINE DRIVE, SUITE 161)
  • FMC ARDENWOOD (37478 CEDAR BLVD STE A)
  • VISION HOME HEALTH CARE (39245 CEDAR BLVD)

Amtrak stations near Newark:

  • 3 miles: FREMONT (CENTERVILLE, FREMONT & PERALTA BLVDS.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 7 miles: FREEMONT-MISSION SAN JOSE (FREMONT, MISSION BLVD. & I-680) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: HAYWARD (22555 MEEKLAND AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newark:

  • Ohlone College (about 7 miles; Fremont, CA; Full-time enrollment: 6,153)
  • Wyotech-Fremont (about 8 miles; Fremont, CA; FT enrollment: 2,383)
  • Chabot College (about 9 miles; Hayward, CA; FT enrollment: 7,610)
  • California State University-East Bay (about 9 miles; Hayward, CA; FT enrollment: 12,956)
  • Mission College (about 11 miles; Santa Clara, CA; FT enrollment: 5,625)
  • Stanford University (about 11 miles; Stanford, CA; FT enrollment: 14,410)
  • Foothill College (about 14 miles; Los Altos Hills, CA; FT enrollment: 9,635)

Public high schools in Newark:

Private high school in Newark:

  • NEWBURY PARK ADVENTIST ACADEMY (Students: 175, Location: 180 ACADEMY DR, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Newark:

  • ENVIRONMENTAL ACAD OF RESEARCH TECH AND EARTH SCIS (Students: 308, Location: 2626 MICHAEL DR., Grades: KG-5)
  • BANYAN ELEMENTARY (Location: 1120 KNOLLWOOD DR., Grades: KG-5)
  • CYPRESS ELEMENTARY (Location: 4200 KIMBER DR., Grades: KG-5)
  • MAPLE ELEMENTARY (Location: 3501 KIMBER DR., Grades: KG-5)
  • SEQUOIA MIDDLE (Location: 2855 BORCHARD RD., Grades: 6-8)
  • WALNUT ELEMENTARY (Location: 581 DENA DR., Grades: KG-5)
  • SYCAMORE CANYON (Location: 4601 VIA RIO, Grades: KG-8)

Private elementary/middle school in Newark:

  • CONEJO ADVENTIST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 94, Location: 1250 ACADEMY DR, Grades: KG-8)
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Notable locations in Newark: Curfew Hunting Lodge (A), Newark Branch Alameda County Library (B), Newark Fire Department Station 3 (C), Newark Fire Department Station 2 (D), Newark Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (E), Newark Pavilion (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Oldtown Shopping Center (1), Newark Square Shopping Center (2), Newark Marketplace Shopping Center (3), New Park Plaza Shopping Center (4), New Park Mall Shopping Center (5), Lido Faire Shopping Center (6), Raleys Shopping Center (7), Rosemont Square Shopping Center (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Newark include: INVISION TECHNOLOGIES INC (A), SOCKET COMMUNICATIONS INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Newark include: First Baptist Church (A), Emmanuel Mission Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Saint Edward's Catholic Church (D), Holy Redeemer Lutheran Church (E), First Presbyterian Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Newark include: Eucalyptus Grove Park (1), George M Sullivan Recreation Complex (2), Ash Street Park (3), Birch Grove Park (4), Bridgepoint Park (5), Civic Center Park (6), Lakeshore Park (7), Mayhews Landing Park (8), Mirabeau Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: A Kids Castle Indoor Fun Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 35145 Newark Boulevard).

Hotel: Hilton Hotel (39900 Balentine Drive).

Alameda County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 118. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

118
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.418. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.418
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 12.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.415. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.415
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 21.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00260. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00260
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.9%
(7.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.6% for Black residents, 10.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.0% for other race residents, 3.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.3 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  79.7%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.8%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Newark in 2010:

  • 50 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 30 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Newark in 2000:

  • 66 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Newark, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Newark (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Newark Branch at 34988 Newark Boulevard, branch established on 1963/09/16; Raley's Newark Branch at 6397 Jarvis Avenue, branch established on 1997/08/29. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Citibank, National Association: Newark Branch at 35106 Newark Boulevard, branch established on 1921/01/01; Newark-Newpark Mall Branch at 2900 Newpark Mall, branch established on 2006/10/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Newark Branch at 36900 Newark Boulevard, branch established on 1970/10/29. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Bank of the West: Newark Branch at 35125 Newark Boulevard, branch established on 1953/01/06. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Fremont Bank: Newark Branch at 5829 Jarvis Avenue-Suite C, branch established on 1991/06/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,367.9 mil, Deposits: $1,975.1 mil, headquarters in Fremont, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Fremont Bancorporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Newark - Jarvis Branch at 6213 Jarvis Avenue, branch established on 2005/03/14. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Newark Safeway at 5877 Jarvis Avenue, branch established on 2011/08/08. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
California average:

15.4

Newark travel time to work - commute Newark mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhoods in Newark:

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Religion statistics for Newark city (based on Alameda County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic231,50053
Evangelical Protestant123,422538
Other87,110227
Mainline Protestant40,185181
Black Protestant20,71676
Orthodox6,64016
None1,000,698-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 364
Alameda County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 97
Alameda County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 232
Alameda County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,299
Here:

8.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.9%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Alameda County:

19.3%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.6%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.0%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.6%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Newark:

19.6%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.8%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Newark:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.9%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Newark:

56.5%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.6%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Newark, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$30,916$52,9994$16,030
Other Government Administration 6$32,674$65,34813$20,790
Judicial and Legal 2$12,022$72,1320$0
Police Protection - Officers 51$297,518$70,0040$0
Police - Other 18$67,136$44,75710$26,110
Streets and Highways 9$41,516$55,3550$0
Welfare 2$8,328$49,9683$4,586
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$2,958
Parks and Recreation 16$53,849$40,38791$61,178
Other and Unallocable 15$64,903$51,9227$23,752
Totals for Government 126$608,862$57,987129$155,404

Newark government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $1,812,000 ($40.52)
    Parks & Recreation: $841,000 ($18.80)
    Police Protection: $661,000 ($14.78)
    Regular Highways: $134,000 ($3.00)
    Health - Other: $131,000 ($2.93)
    Fire Protection: $111,000 ($2.48)
    Central Staff Services: $74,000 ($1.65)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $9,045,000 ($202.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,528,000 ($101.25)
    Regular Highways: $4,507,000 ($100.78)
    Health Services - Other: $4,349,000 ($97.24)
    Fire Protection: $2,428,000 ($54.29)
    Central Staff Services: $1,810,000 ($40.47)
    Financial Administration: $1,294,000 ($28.93)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,024,000 ($22.90)
    Libraries: $300,000 ($6.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $202,000 ($4.52)
    General - Other: $138,000 ($3.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,213,000 ($94.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $28,000 ($0.63)
    Libraries: $12,000 ($0.27)
    Housing & Community Development: $11,000 ($0.25)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($0.13)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $4,000 ($0.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $15,109,000 ($337.84)

Newark government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $1,681,000 ($37.59)
    All Other: $1,670,000 ($37.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $278,000 ($6.22)
    Regular Highways: $36,000 ($0.80)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $213,000 ($4.76)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $47,000 ($1.05)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,549,000 ($101.72)
    General Revenue, NEC: $747,000 ($16.70)
    Special Assessments: $346,000 ($7.74)
    Rents: $162,000 ($3.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,501,000 ($55.92)
    Highways: $1,178,000 ($26.34)
    All Other: $837,000 ($18.72)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $12,565,000 ($280.95)
    Property: $7,088,000 ($158.49)
    NEC: $2,397,000 ($53.60)
    Public Utilities: $2,242,000 ($50.13)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,973,000 ($44.12)

Newark government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $43,175,000 ($965.39)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $19,439,000 ($434.65)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $490,000 ($10.96)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $43,000,000 ($961.47)
    Other, NEC: $18,594,000 ($415.76)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $175,000 ($3.91)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,335,000 ($29.85)

Newark government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $45,557,000 ($1018.65)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $43,340,000 ($969.08)

6.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,376 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.67%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($467 average AGI)
Alameda County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Contra Costa County, CA  0.97% ($57,956 average AGI)
from San Francisco County, CA  0.84% ($61,110)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.81% ($78,628)


6.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($59,876 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
California average:

5.12%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,039 average AGI)
Alameda County:

0.12%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Contra Costa County, CA  1.22% ($69,267 average AGI)
to Santa Clara County, CA  0.64% ($76,962)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.62% ($59,103)

Strongest AM radio stations in Newark:

  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSFB (1220 AM; 5 kW; PALO ALTO, CA; Owner: SCA-PALO ALTO, LLC)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSJX (1500 AM; 10 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING INC)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KZSF (1370 AM; 5 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: CARLOS A. DUHARTE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Newark:

  • KZBR-FM2 (95.7 FM; LIVERMORE, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KFJC (89.7 FM; LOS ALTOS, CA; Owner: FOOTHILL-DE ANZA COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBAA (94.5 FM; GILROY, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOHL (89.3 FM; FREMONT, CA; Owner: FREMONT-NEWARK COMMUNITY COLL. DIST.)
  • KSQL (99.1 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KKUP (91.5 FM; CUPERTINO, CA; Owner: ASSURANCE SCIENCES FOUNDATION)
  • KBRG (100.3 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K238AC (95.5 FM; SALIDA, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KOIT-FM (96.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KYLD (94.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFRC-FM (99.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KKSF (103.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBLX-FM (102.9 FM; BERKELEY, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS - CA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Newark:

  • KBIT-CA (Channel 28; SAN FRANCISCO, ETC., CA; Owner: POLAR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KICU-TV (Channel 36; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTEH (Channel 54; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
  • KDTV (Channel 14; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KDTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KSTS (Channel 48; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Newark fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 57m187ftTotal length
  • $3,993,000Total costs
  • 724,775Total average daily traffic
  • 48,916Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 91980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Newark, CA

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 23

Incident types - Newark

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Newark, CA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Newark, California:

  • Hilton Newark Hotel, 39900 Balentine Dr, Newark, California 94560 , Phone: (510) 490-8390, Fax: (510) 651-7828
  • Chase Suite Hotel, 39150 Cedar Blvd, Newark, California 94560 , Phone: (510) 795-1200, Fax: (510) 795-8874
  • E Z 8 Motels Inc, 5555 Cedar St, Newark, California 94560 , Phone: (510) 794-7775
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 5977 Mowry Ave, Newark, California 94560 , Phone: (510) 795-7995
  • Motel 6, 5600 Cedar St, Newark, California 94560 , Phone: (510) 791-5900, Fax: (510) 793-6273
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Newark, California
Most common first names in Newark, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary10978.9 years
John9070.0 years
Robert6863.9 years
William6471.4 years
James6162.8 years
Joseph5771.8 years
Frank5170.2 years
Maria4876.4 years
Manuel4574.7 years
Charles4473.0 years
Most common last names in Newark, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Silva3076.5 years
Smith2772.7 years
Johnson2372.2 years
Martin2272.5 years
Brown2172.6 years
Garcia2072.0 years
Santos1977.5 years
Lopez1873.0 years
Lewis1877.0 years
Jones1778.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Newark, CA
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Journeys1
7-Eleven3KFC1
AT&T1LensCrafters1
Aeropostale1Little Caesars Pizza1
American Eagle Outfitters1Macy's1
Arby's1Marriott3
Bakers1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Baskin-Robbins1Mazda1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's2
Big O Tires1Men's Wearhouse1
Burger King2Motel 61
Burlington Coat Factory1Motherhood Maternity2
CVS1New Balance1
Carl\s Jr.2New York & Co1
Charlotte Russe1Nike11
Chipotle1Pac Sun1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Panda Express2
Cinnabon 1Payless2
Curves1Pizza Hut1
DHL1Popeyes1
Dairy Queen1Quiznos1
Domino's Pizza1Red Robin1
Express2SAS Shoes2
FedEx6Safeway1
Finish Line1Sears2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Spencer Gifts1
Ford1Sprint Nextel1
Forever 211Starbucks5
GNC1Subway5
GameStop2T.J.Maxx1
Gap1Taco Bell2
Gymboree1Target1
H&R Block2Toys"R"Us1
Hilton3True Value1
Hollister Co.1U-Haul2
Home Depot1UPS4
HomeTown Buffet1Vans5
Hot Topic1Victoria's Secret1
IHOP1Volkswagen1
JCPenney1Vons1
Jack In The Box1Wendy's1
Jamba Juice1Wet Seal1
Jones New York1

Newark compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

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