Newport, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Newport, Arkansas Info Snack

Population
7,616
Unemployment
8.9%
Poverty
27.0%
Median Home
$72,500
Median Income
$30,398
Median Rent
$600

Newport SnackAbility

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

Newport, AR Crime Report

461
Total Crimes
6,159.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
148.68%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Newport
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 461 6,159.0 3,442.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 92 1,229.1 584.6 366.7
Murder 1 13.4 8.0 5.0
Robbery 3 40.1 51.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 76 1,015.4 447.8 250.2
Property Crime 369 4,929.9 2,858.0 2,109.9
Burglary 70 935.2 599.6 340.5
Larceny 289 3,861.1 2,012.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 133.6 245.9 219.9

Newport, AR Cost Of Living

78
Newport's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Newport Arkansas National Average
Overall 78 84 100
Services 96 95 100
Groceries 91 90 100
Health 87 86 100
Housing 47 65 100
Transportation 82 83 100
Utilities 87 91 100

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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
2019 7,616 -1.0%
2018 7,695 -1.0%
2017 7,770 -0.1%
2016 7,781 -0.0%
2015 7,782 -0.4%
2014 7,817 -0.2%
2013 7,829 -0.2%
2012 7,848 -0.2%
2011 7,867 -0.2%
2010 7,883 -

Race / Ethnicity in Newport

White
68.2% (5,192)
African American
20.2% (1,537)
American Indian
0.3% (26)
Asian
0.1% (8)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (17)
Two Or More
7.1% (538)
Hispanic
3.9% (298)
Race Newport AR USA
White 68.2% 72.4% 60.7%
African American 20.2% 15.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 7.1% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.9% 7.5% 18.0%

Gender in Newport

Female
54.7% (4,166)
Male
45.3% (3,449)
Gender Newport AR USA
Female 54.7% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 45.3% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (456)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (990)
High School / GED
43.0% (3,274)
Some College
22.0% (1,675)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (533)
Bachelor's Degree
5.0% (380)
Master's Degree
4.0% (304)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Newport AR USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Newport, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
10.9% (82,863)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.8% (67,031)
$15,000 to $24,999
24.1% (183,915)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.9% (90,273)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (115,200)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.5% (80,168)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.9% (37,389)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.8% (51,873)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (30,989)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (21,894)
Income Newport AR USA
Less than $10,000 10.9% 7.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.8% 6.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 24.1% 12.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.9% 11.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 14.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.5% 18.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.9% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.8% 11.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 3.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 3.6% 7.7%

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