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Living in North Ironbound Newark

North Ironbound is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Newark with 41,269 residents.

North Ironbound has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Newark Central Business District, South Ironbound, Newark Airport and Port Newark, University Heights, Mount Pleasant - Lower Broadway, South Broad Street and Springfield - Belmont.

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Walk Score of North Ironbound, Newark, NJ

North Ironbound is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of Market St in North Ironbound, Newark

Market St

Photo of Market St in North Ironbound, Newark

Market St

Daily errands do not require a car in North Ironbound Newark.

North Ironbound is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Newark with a Walk Score of 91.

Find apartments in Newark's most walkable neighborhoods: Newark Central Business District, North Ironbound and University Heights.

North Ironbound Newark Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Steel Works in the North Ironbound area
from $1,995
Studio
Walk Score 75
Rental info for Vermella Harrison in the North Ironbound area
from $1,680
Studio
Walk Score 69
Rental info for Rental By Owner in the North Ironbound area
$750
1 bed
Walk Score 99
Rental info for 308-310 ELM ST in the North Ironbound area
$550
2 bed
Walk Score 96
Rental info for Georgia King Village in the North Ironbound area
from $924
Studio
Walk Score 99
Rental info for 9 Merchant Street in the North Ironbound area
$1,550
2 bed
Walk Score 96
Rental info for 47 Read Street in the North Ironbound area
$1,450
2 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for 294 Elm Street #1 in the North Ironbound area
$1,500
2 bed
Walk Score 96

North Ironbound Neighborhood Ranking

Compare North Ironbound to other Newark neighborhoods.

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Transit Score

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Population

1 Newark Central Business District 97 92 58 4,206
2 North Ironbound 91 70 58 41,269
3 University Heights 89 82 55 9,983
4 Seventh Avenue 88 77 45 10,996

Eating & Drinking

There are about 317 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in North Ironbound.

People in North Ironbound can walk to an average of 19 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Ferry St in North Ironbound, Newark

Ferry St

Photo of Ferry Street Barbecue in North Ironbound, Newark

Ferry Street Barbecue

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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 North Ironbound, Newark, NJ

North Ironbound has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find North Ironbound Newark apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

North Ironbound has excellent public transportation and about 27 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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North Ironbound has about 1 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of North Ironbound, Newark, NJ

North Ironbound is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Portugal Avenue, Newark, New Jersey in North Ironbound, Newark

Portugal Avenue, Newark, New Jersey

Photo of Muscle Maker Grill in North Ironbound, Newark

Muscle Maker Grill

thumbnail for Market StThe intersection of Easton Ave and Ferry St in the popular North Ironbound District of Newark. This area is filled with shopping, eateries, and plenty to do both day and night.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Market St

thumbnail for Ferry StAt the corner of Ferry and Congress, Newark residents and locals can find authentic Ironbound restaurants.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Ferry St

thumbnail for Portugal Avenue, Newark, New JerseyThis "Portugal Avenue" sign on Ferry Street in the Ironbound District of Newark represents the heavy Portuguese community based in Newark. Every year, Newark hosts a Portuguese fest on Ferry street and the whole community participates #Ironbound

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Portugal Avenue, Newark, New Jersey

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