Newport is located in southeast Rhode Island. Newport is part of Newport County. Newport has 7.67 square miles of land area and 3.72 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Newport population is 24,672, which has shrunk 6.81% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 0.41% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Newport median household income is $57,640 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 41.73% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 24.15% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Newport median house value is $429,000 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 165.31% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 91.35% and is much higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. 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 Newport is much better than the state average in quality. The Newport area code is 401.
Newport, RI Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data