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Newman, California - Basic Facts

Newman is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Newman.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Stanislaus County at latitude 37.3138 and longitude -121.0208. Stanislaus County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 89 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Newman (see map) encompass a land area of 2.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Newman, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 10,617
Population in Households 10,565
Population in Familes 9,490
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density1 5,051
Diversity Index2 77


Total Households 3,125
Average Household Size 3.38
Family Households 2,524
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 3,357 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,025 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,100 (32.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 232 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $144,197
Average Home Value $161,141


Median Household Income $44,874
Average Household Income $55,311
Per Capita Income $16,387
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.89% 0.94%
Households 0.92% 0.95%
Families 0.88% 0.93%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   2.24%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Newman, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Newman to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 480 69th
Population Density1 # 229 85th
Diversity Index2 # 456 70th
Median Household Income # 996 35th
Per Capita Income # 1260 17th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.