The Village of Newark Valley was incorporated in 1894.
There were 390 households out of which 37.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.4% were married couples living together, 11.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.2% were non-families. 26.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.58 and the average family size was 3.09.
In the village the population was spread out with 29.7% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 28.6% from 25 to 44, 19.9% from 45 to 64, and 14.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 98.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.1 males.
The median income for a household in the village was $37,935, and the median income for a family was $42,604. Males had a median income of $30,750 versus $19,250 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,919. About 7.7% of families and 12.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.2% of those under age 18 and 9.0% of those age 65 or over.
Newark Valley High School offers many advanced classes and extracurricular activities for students. These include typing, web design, yearbook, technology, and photography. They are most well know for their state champion mud wrestling team. However, their girls varsity soccer team is nationally renounded, recently winning the Triple-Entente, capturing three regular season and tournament titles in a matter of weeks.
In 2007, the Newark Valley Boys Cross Country Team won the Class C State Championship, the first team in Newark Valley history to obtain the state's top honor.
i dont believe there was ever a state championship mud wrestling team thank you