Newport, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Newport, Arkansas Info Snack

Population
7,552
Unemployment
10.3%
Poverty
23.4%
Median Home
$83,700
Median Income
$32,783
Median Rent
$513

Newport SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
2
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
10

Newport, AR Crime Report

529
Total Crimes
7,126.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
203.77%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Newport
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 529 7,126.5 3,285.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 93 1,252.9 671.9 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 10.6 6.5
Robbery 3 40.4 52.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 81 1,091.2 535.8 279.7
Property Crime 436 5,873.6 2,613.4 1,958.2
Burglary 120 1,616.6 523.1 314.2
Larceny 301 4,055.0 1,828.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 15 202.1 261.8 246.0

Newport, AR Cost Of Living

81
Newport's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Newport Arkansas National Average
Overall 81 85 100
Services 100 97 100
Groceries 93 92 100
Health 90 88 100
Housing 49 66 100
Transportation 88 87 100
Utilities 89 93 100

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Rankings for Newport in Arkansas

Map Of Newport, AR

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Population over time in Newport

Year Population % Change
2020 7,552 -1.9%
2019 7,695 -1.0%
2018 7,770 -0.1%
2017 7,781 -0.0%
2016 7,782 -0.4%
2015 7,817 -0.2%
2014 7,829 -0.2%
2013 7,848 -0.2%
2012 7,867 -0.2%
2011 7,883 -

Race / Ethnicity in Newport

White
67.5% (5,099)
African American
20.8% (1,574)
American Indian
0.2% (15)
Asian
0.1% (9)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (18)
Two Or More
6.4% (482)
Hispanic
4.7% (355)
Race Newport AR USA
White 67.5% 71.6% 60.1%
African American 20.8% 15.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 6.4% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.7% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Newport

Female
56.1% (4,240)
Male
43.9% (3,312)
Gender Newport AR USA
Female 56.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 43.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (453)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (830)
High School / GED
42.0% (3,171)
Some College
22.0% (1,661)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (604)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (453)
Master's Degree
4.0% (302)
Professional Degree
1.0% (75)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Newport AR USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Newport, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
11.7% (88,427)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (49,022)
$15,000 to $24,999
23.2% (174,992)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (79,739)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.1% (136,519)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.3% (100,527)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.0% (45,609)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.3% (47,781)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (16,444)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (16,134)
Income Newport AR USA
Less than $10,000 11.7% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 23.2% 11.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 11.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.1% 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.3% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.0% 11.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.3% 11.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 4.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.0% 8.3%

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