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Newark is a city in Licking County, in the Columbus metro area.

It is the county seat.

The community was named after Newark, NJ.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Ohio named Newark. For links to other places called Newark, OH, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Newark is 40.058N. The longitude is -82.401W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 833 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 46,601.


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Median household income
Local
$34,791
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Newark demographic reports
Newark is on the Licking River.
Cholera epidemic took many lives in 1849
Public transportation: Licking County Transit (See the transit and travel sections below.)

Local festivals include:
  • Harvest Festival - Oct. 6, 2007
Dates often change. Check Newark web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Blackhand Gorge State Nature Preserve, Dawes Arboretum
Historic sites and museums: National Heisey Glass Museum, Octagon Earthworks, Moundbuilders State Memorial, Daweswood House Museum, Sherwood Davidson House
Colleges and universities: Central Ohio Technical College, Ohio State University-Newark Campus
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National index: 100
Local index: 71

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Newark demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Licking County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Columbus area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 43056 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

25% of Newark residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Newark ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Newark was $17,819, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

15% of Newark residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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History

Historic districts in Newark include Hudson Avenue Historic District ... View historic districts

Housing & real estate

Median rent in Newark, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $394.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $801.


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Libraries in Newark include Emerson Miller Branch Library, Newark Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Newark include Newark Advocate

TV stations in Newark include WSFJ.

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Licking County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Newark political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Newark workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 6 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Newark between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.3 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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