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Living in Newark

Newark has an average Walk Score of 80 with 277,140 residents.

Newark has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Newark neighborhoods are Newark Central Business District, North Ironbound and University Heights.

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Walk Score of Newark, NJ

Newark is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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NEWARK PENN STATION

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Al's Cheesesteaks

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Newark.

Newark Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Hahne & Co in the Newark area
from $1,885
Studio
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Eleven80 in the Newark area
from $1,650
1 bed
Walk Score 99
Rental info for 24 Jones in the Newark area
from $1,530
Studio
Walk Score 87
Rental info for Parkway Lofts in the Newark area
from $1,535
Studio
Walk Score 72
Rental info for Springfield Gardens in the Newark area
from $2,325
2 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for Water's Edge in the Newark area
from $1,705
Studio
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Vermella Crossing in the Newark area
from $1,850
1 bed
Walk Score 63
Rental info for AVE Union in the Newark area
from $1,968
1 bed
Walk Score 42

Newark Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Newark Central Business District 96 92 53 4,206
2 North Ironbound 91 70 51 41,269
3 University Heights 88 82 57 9,983
4 Seventh Avenue 88 77 51 10,996
5 Mount Pleasant - Lower Broadway 87 69 49 7,415
6 South Ironbound 86 67 50 5,447
7 Springfield - Belmont 84 73 53 13,612
8 South Broad Street 84 70 51 12,589
9 West Side 81 60 51 14,623
10 Fairmount 80 64 52 11,991
11 Upper Roseville 79 70 51 18,794
12 Weequahic 78 59 51 22,106
13 Upper Clinton Hill 77 61 53 15,375
14 Lower Clinton Hill 77 62 53 3,008
15 Lower Vailsburg 76 49 49 17,045
16 Lower Roseville 75 71 53 11,270
17 Upper Vailsburg 75 49 51 16,665
18 Forest Hill 74 67 51 19,762
19 North Broadway 72 60 51 12,458
20 Dayton - Weequahic Park 64 45 49 3,682
21 Newark Airport and Port Newark 33 50 37 7,982

Eating & Drinking

There are about 996 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Newark.

People in Newark can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Market St

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Ferry St

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thumbnail for Market StA street view of one of the most heavily trafficked streets in central Newark- Market Street. A unique street filled with a variety of shops, eateries and marketplaces for locals and tourists to visit. There are over 100 businesses located along Market Street- all in walking distance.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Market St

Transit Score of Newark, NJ

Newark has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Newark apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Newark has good public transportation and about 38 bus, 9 rail and 1 light rail lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Newark on public transit.

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Newark has about 6 car shares from Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Bike Score of Newark, NJ

Newark is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Memorial at Newark Penn Station

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Goodyear Tire, Newark, NJ

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Broad St

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City Hall Personnel Office

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Nat Turner Park

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Street View of University Heights

thumbnail for Rutgers University Newark CampusLocated in #UniversityHeights Newark, the Rutgers Cook campus is situated right on University Avenue and has been educating people from New Jersey and across the globe for over 100 years.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Rutgers University Newark Campus

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Science Park High School

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University-Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey

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Essex County College

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New Jersey Institute of Technology

thumbnail for Saint Michaels Medical CenterSaint Michael's Medical Center is a 357-bed regional tertiary care, teaching, and research center in the heart of #UniversityHeights in Newark.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Saint Michaels Medical Center

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Washington Pl

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Courtyard Newark Liberty International Airport

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New World Fish Market, Newark NJ

thumbnail for NEWARK PENN STATIONNewark Penn Station is the main transportation hub for Newark, New Jersey. At Newark Penn, commuters can catch the Amtrak train, NJ Transit, as well as the Path Train.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on NEWARK PENN STATION

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