Newark is located in southeast Maryland. Newark is part of Worcester County. Newark has 9.51 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Newark population is 315, which has shrunk 7.08% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 11.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Newark median household income is $71,375 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 86.20% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 40.25% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Newark median house value is $170,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 70.46% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 96.92% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Newark is much better than the state average in quality. The Newark area code is 410.