The natives will tell you "this is Newark (nu ark)", "not Newark (nu irk)".
A city of Scottish-Welsh heritage whose descendants were among the first to sign the Declaration of Independence.
the official website for Newark is:
31000 residents living in 9000 households, 50% of which are family homes.
The average household income is over $70000, which comes mostly from having two incomes per household.
reknowned boxer, Bernard Hopkins
figure skating champion, John Weir
ZIPCODES for Newark is in New Castle County
19702, 19711 through 19718, 19725, 19726
Area Code 302
Newark is protected by the Newark Police Department, one of the oldest in the nation (since 1867).