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Living in Newark

Newark has an average Walk Score of 79 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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79 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

Newark Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Newark Central Business District 93 92 69 4,206
2 North Ironbound 90 70 66 41,269
3 University Heights 87 82 74 9,983
4 Mount Pleasant - Lower Broadway 87 69 55 7,415
5 Seventh Avenue 87 77 58 10,996
6 South Ironbound 85 68 59 5,447
7 Springfield - Belmont 84 73 64 13,612
8 South Broad Street 81 70 62 12,589
9 Fairmount 80 64 63 11,991
10 West Side 79 60 62 14,623
11 Upper Roseville 78 69 59 18,794
12 Lower Roseville 77 71 61 11,270
13 Lower Vailsburg 76 51 58 17,045
14 Weequahic 76 59 58 22,106
15 Forest Hill 75 67 55 19,762
16 Upper Clinton Hill 74 61 59 15,375
17 North Broadway 73 60 55 12,458
18 Upper Vailsburg 72 50 58 16,665
19 Lower Clinton Hill 71 62 62 3,008
20 Dayton - Weequahic Park 54 43 63 3,682
21 Newark Airport and Port Newark 34 50 42 7,982

Eating & Drinking

There are about 696 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Newark.

People in Newark can walk to an average of 3 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

65 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 41 bus, 5 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.

61 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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Prudential Center

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Prudential Center

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City Hall Personnel Office

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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Nat Turner Park

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Street View of University Heights

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Science Park High School

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University-Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey

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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Essex County College

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New Jersey Institute of Technology

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Washington Pl

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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