Newark is located in Essex County, NJ. The population is 277,718, making Newark the largest city in Essex County and the largest city in the state of New Jersey.
There are 93 public schools in Newark with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Newark is high , and there are 5 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Newark is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Newark property reports are available for any property address.
Cities near Newark include Harrison, East Newark and Irvington Township.