Newark Real Estate Market Overview

Could Newark, NJ be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Newark. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Newark such as East Orange... and Irvington. When you’re ready, Trulia has 660 resale and new homes in Newark lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$235,000

Median Sales Price

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$100

Price Per Sqft

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$1,445

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Newark show a 10% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -4% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Newark for May 24 to Aug 23 was $235,000 based on 188 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Newark was $100, an increase of 10% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Newark for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,445.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Newark can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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402

Counts of Theft of Vehicle

215

Counts of Theft from Vehicle

214

Counts of Shooting


Best Schools in Newark

There are 100 schools in Newark.

Elementary Schools
9

North Star Academy Charter School Of Newark

Charter, K-12

9

Maria L. Varisco-Rogers Charter School

Charter, K-8

8

Robert Treat Academy Charter School

Charter, K-8 & Ungraded

Middle Schools
9

North Star Academy Charter School Of Newark

Charter, K-12

9

Maria L. Varisco-Rogers Charter School

Charter, K-8

9

Science High School

Public, 7-12

High Schools
9

North Star Academy Charter School Of Newark

Charter, K-12

9

Science High School

Public, 7-12

8

Bard Early College High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Newark by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
32%
Single residents
Home owners
24%
Home owners
Median age
33
Median age
Household income
$35,953
Median household income
College educated
16%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Newark commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
62% commute by car
0% commute by bike
29% commute by public transportation
5% commute by foot

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