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Newark, NJ vs Richmond, VA

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Highlights
- Richmond is 0% more densely populated than Newark.
- People are 8.6% less likely to be married in Richmond.
- The Median Age is 0.1 years younger in Richmond.


People
 Newark, NJRichmond, VAUnited States
 282,803220,892321,004,407
 50.6%52.5%50.8%
 49.4%47.5%49.2%
 33.633.537.8
 space3
 274,674201,828308,745,538
 273,546197,790285,036,114
 275,221203,056251,960,433
 3.4%11.7%12.6%
 2.8%8.8%27.4%
 space4
 11,713.23,686.890.9
 24.159.93,531,905.4
 1.72.7264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Newark, NJRichmond, VAUnited States
 7.5%6.1%6.2%
 6.8%5.2%6.4%
 6.6%4.3%6.5%
 3.9%2.5%3.9%
 4.5%6.0%4.1%
 6.4%7.6%5.6%
 16.4%20.8%13.7%
 14.5%11.5%12.7%
 13.6%11.9%13.4%
 5.4%6.3%6.7%
 4.7%6.0%6.0%
 5.9%7.0%8.6%
 2.8%3.3%4.4%
 1.0%1.8%1.9%
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 Race
 Newark, NJRichmond, VAUnited States
 10.7%40.0%61.5%
 48.3%47.9%12.3%
 1.7%2.1%5.3%
 0.3%0.2%0.7%
 0.0%0.0%0.2%
 1.8%0.2%0.2%
 0.7%3.1%2.3%
 36.4%6.5%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Newark, NJRichmond, VAUnited States
 32.8%30.0%50.2%
     28.2%26.6%48.2%
     4.6%3.3%2.0%
 67.2%70.0%49.8%
     53.1%52.0%33.1%
     8.9%12.1%10.9%
     5.2%6.0%5.8%
 space5
 2.832.352.63
 95,31689,238118,825,921
 58,36840,36778,298,703
     22.8%19.2%31.1%
     20.3%33.8%42.3%
 36,94848,87140,527,218
     36.2%29.2%16.3%
     20.7%17.9%10.3%

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Reviews for Newark    25 Reviews
Ironbound is crime ridden and police and politican - 8/8/2015
Newark's Ironbound is extremely dangerous, there is a lot of crime, the police are just good at hiding it. It usually doesn't happen on Ferry St., but does 1/2 block... Read More

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Crime - 4/12/2013
I have worked and lived in Newark for 20 years. I raised 3 children. Two of my children went on to college, graudated with Accountant Degree and the other one in... Read More

Crime - 4/12/2013
I have worked and lived in Newark for 20 years. I raised 3 children. Two of my children went on to college, graudated with Accountant Degree and the other one in... Read More

Reviews for Richmond    104 Reviews
its fun but kinda scary - 3/5/2019
born and raised here. it's alright. the scenery and shops are nice but it isn't very safe. very fun place to be though. we have a lot of... Read More
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Richmond - 6/5/2018
I have lived all over the country and Richmond is definitely one of the nicer places. There are political differences, cultural differences, ethnic differences, etc. but... Read More

Born and raised here, getting the hell out!! - 4/25/2018
A woman just punched from behind a deaf and partially blind grocery store worker in Midlothian because she didn't respond to her asking where an item is. That pretty... Read More

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ZIPS IN NEWARK, NEW JERSEY
07105 07104 07107 07106 07103 07112 07108 07114 07102
ZIPS IN RICHMOND, VIRGINIA
23223, 23225, 23224, 23220, 23227, 23222, 23226, 23221, 23230, 23219, 11 total

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