Living in Newport, RI

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Newport, Rhode Island Info Snack

Population
24,663
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
14.5%
Median Home
$448,800
Median Income
$67,102
Median Rent
$1,236

Newport SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
9

Newport, RI Crime Report

605
Total Crimes
2,461.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.64%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Newport
/ 100k People
Rhode Island
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 605 2,461.0 1,755.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 68 276.6 221.1 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.4 5.0
Robbery 8 32.5 39.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 41 166.8 132.9 250.2
Property Crime 537 2,184.3 1,534.8 2,109.9
Burglary 79 321.3 219.1 340.5
Larceny 437 1,777.6 1,187.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 21 85.4 128.2 219.9

Newport, RI Cost Of Living

133
Newport's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Newport Rhode Island National Average
Overall 133 115 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 105 105 100
Health 107 107 100
Housing 179 120 100
Transportation 110 110 100
Utilities 124 124 100

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Rankings for Newport in Rhode Island

Map Of Newport, RI

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Population over time in Newport

Year Population % Change
2019 24,663 -0.4%
2018 24,762 0.1%
2017 24,745 0.7%
2016 24,570 0.5%
2015 24,459 -0.6%
2014 24,599 1.1%
2013 24,340 -0.1%
2012 24,376 -0.9%
2011 24,597 -1.4%
2010 24,957 -

Race / Ethnicity in Newport

White
77.2% (19,046)
African American
6.3% (1,546)
American Indian
1.1% (282)
Asian
2.0% (482)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (61)
Two Or More
3.4% (832)
Hispanic
9.8% (2,414)
Race Newport RI USA
White 77.2% 72.0% 60.7%
African American 6.3% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 3.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.8% 15.4% 18.0%

Gender in Newport

Female
51.8% (12,764)
Male
48.2% (11,899)
Gender Newport RI USA
Female 51.8% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (739)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (739)
High School / GED
20.0% (4,932)
Some College
16.0% (3,946)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,233)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (7,892)
Master's Degree
15.0% (3,699)
Professional Degree
3.0% (739)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (739)
Education Newport RI USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Newport, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
7.1% (175,353)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (154,339)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (191,777)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (240,809)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (223,901)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (352,639)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (281,386)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.0% (418,336)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.2% (226,800)
$200,000 or more
8.1% (200,955)
Income Newport RI USA
Less than $10,000 7.1% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 8.0% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 10.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 16.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 13.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.0% 16.9% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.2% 7.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.1% 7.1% 7.7%

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