Newport, RI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Newport, Rhode Island Info Snack

Population
24,697
Unemployment
8.6%
Poverty
14.4%
Median Home
$495,000
Median Income
$68,201
Median Rent
$1,326

Newport SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Newport, RI Crime Report

444
Total Crimes
1,834.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-21.80%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Newport
/ 100k People
Rhode Island
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 444 1,834.6 1,476.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 74 305.8 230.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.0 6.5
Robbery 4 16.5 31.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 56 231.4 157.5 279.7
Property Crime 370 1,528.8 1,245.5 1,958.2
Burglary 50 206.6 166.8 314.2
Larceny 295 1,218.9 935.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 25 103.3 142.7 246.0

Newport, RI Cost Of Living

137
Newport's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Newport Rhode Island National Average
Overall 137 117 100
Services 117 118 100
Groceries 109 108 100
Health 107 108 100
Housing 179 118 100
Transportation 107 104 100
Utilities 125 127 100

Newport, RI Photos

Rankings for Newport in Rhode Island

Map Of Newport, RI

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Population over time in Newport

Year Population % Change
2020 24,697 -0.3%
2019 24,762 0.1%
2018 24,745 0.7%
2017 24,570 0.5%
2016 24,459 -0.6%
2015 24,599 1.1%
2014 24,340 -0.1%
2013 24,376 -0.9%
2012 24,597 -1.4%
2011 24,957 -

Race / Ethnicity in Newport

White
77.2% (19,066)
African American
7.0% (1,719)
American Indian
1.1% (276)
Asian
2.0% (495)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (47)
Two Or More
3.6% (883)
Hispanic
9.0% (2,211)
Race Newport RI USA
White 77.2% 71.4% 60.1%
African American 7.0% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 1.1% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 2.0% 3.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.6% 2.8% 2.8%
Hispanic 9.0% 15.9% 18.2%

Gender in Newport

Female
51.4% (12,700)
Male
48.6% (11,996)
Gender Newport RI USA
Female 51.4% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (740)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (740)
High School / GED
18.0% (4,445)
Some College
18.0% (4,445)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,234)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (7,903)
Master's Degree
16.0% (3,951)
Professional Degree
3.0% (740)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (493)
Education Newport RI USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Newport, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
7.5% (185,994)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (112,872)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.8% (167,100)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (263,287)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.8% (265,495)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.8% (341,562)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (274,083)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.0% (419,100)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.6% (236,050)
$200,000 or more
8.3% (204,152)
Income Newport RI USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 5.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.8% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 7.8% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.8% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.8% 15.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 13.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.0% 18.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.6% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 7.7% 8.3%

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