From a total population of 278,980, Newark has a median age of 32.1. The average age of males, in Newark, is 31 while the average age of females is 33.4. When you compare this to median age of New Jersey, Newark is 7.2 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Newark, is $16,828 while the average household income is $34,012. When comparing the median income of people living in Newark to the rest of New Jersey, the average income in Newark is $19,531 less.