Newark, TX Population

Population: 887. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,054 (+18.8% change)
Males: 428 (48.3%), Females: 459 (51.7%)

Wise County

Zip code: 76071

Median resident age: 31.9 years
Median household income: $34,750
Median house value: $62,500

Races in Newark:

  • White Non-Hispanic (87.1%)
  • Hispanic (10.7%)
  • Other race (7.6%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (26.2%), Irish (11.0%), German (8.0%), English (5.2%), Polish (1.6%), French (1.2%).

Elevation: 693 feet

Land area: 0.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Newark

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 39.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Newark city

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

2.3% Foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 0.6% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +141 (+18.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Newark:

  • HARRIS METHODIST NORTHWEST (about 9 miles; AZLE, TX)
  • WISE REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM (about 19 miles; DECATUR, TX)
  • OSTEOPATHIC MEDICAL CENTER OF TEXAS (about 20 miles; FORT WORTH, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Newark:

  • FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 12 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: AFW)
  • FORT WORTH MEACHAM INTL (about 16 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: FTW)
  • FORT WORTH NAS JRB/CARSWELL FIELD (about 17 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: NFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Newark:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newark:

  • TARRANT COUNTY COLLEGE (about 21 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 15,454)
  • TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (about 21 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,032)
  • SOUTHWESTERN BAPTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY (about 21 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,253)
  • TEXAS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,403)
  • TEXAS WOMAN’S UNIVERSITY (about 30 miles; DENTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,746)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS (about 30 miles; DENTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,673)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT ARLINGTON (about 31 miles; ARLINGTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 15,467)

Libraries

Library in Newark:

  • NEWARK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $82,791; Location: 207 HUDSON; 10,828 books; 372 audio materials; 1,566 video materials; 24 serial subscriptions)