Newport SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
8.5

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Newport Info Snack

Newport is a seaside city on Aquidneck Island in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States. The City of Newport is located approximately 37 miles (60 km) southeast of Providence, 21 miles (34 km) south of Fall River, and 74 miles (119 km) south of Boston. It is known as a New England summer resort and is famous for its mansions. It is also the home of Salve Regina University and Naval Station Newport, which houses the United States Naval War College, the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, and a major United States Navy training center. It was a major 18th-century port city and also contains a high number of surviving buildings from the colonial era of the United States.
Population
24,570
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
13.3%
Median Home
$382,200
Median Income
$59,794
Median Rent
$1,096

Rankings for Newport in Rhode Island

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3

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4

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Population 8,904

5

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Population 11,042

6

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Population 6,891

7

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Population 81,881

Map Of Newport, RI

Population over time in Newport

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in Newport Per 100k

Crime Newport RI USA
Violent Crime 257.5 238.9 386.3
Murder 4.2 2.7 5.3
Robbery 29.1 51.1 102.8
Aggravated Assault 166.1 143.2 248.5
Property Crime 2886.6 1898.7 2450.7
Burglary 436.1 358.6 468.9
Larceny 2301.0 1389.0 1745.0
Car Theft 149.5 151.1 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Newport

White
76.8% (18,878)
African American
4.9% (1,196)
American Indian
0.5% (116)
Asian
1.0% (235)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (188)
Two Or More
5.4% (1,323)
Hispanic
10.7% (2,634)
Race Newport RI USA
White 76.8% 74.0% 60.6%
African American 4.9% 5.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.5% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 3.2% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.8% 0.7% 3.9%
Two Or More 5.4% 2.2% 2.5%
Hispanic 10.7% 14.1% 17.3%

Household Income For Newport, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
7.8% (1,916)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (1,572)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (2,358)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (2,211)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.3% (2,530)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.5% (3,808)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (3,218)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.8% (4,127)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.3% (1,547)
$200,000 or more
5.2% (1,277)
Income Newport RI USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 7.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 5.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 9.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 9.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.3% 12.1% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.5% 16.7% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 12.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.8% 15.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.3% 6.2% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 5.2% 5.5% 5.7%

Gender in Newport

Female
51.7% (12,693)
Male
48.3% (11,876)
Gender Newport RI USA
Female 51.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.7% (900)
9-12th Grade
3.4% (834)
High School / GED
19.8% (4,867)
Some College
17.2% (4,231)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,229)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (7,606)
Master's Degree
13.9% (3,406)
Professional Degree
3.5% (850)
Doctorate Degree
2.6% (642)
Education Newport RI USA
< 9th Grade 3.7% 5.8% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 3.4% 7.3% 7.4%
High School / GED 19.8% 27.7% 27.5%
Some College 17.2% 18.3% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.5% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 19.4% 18.8%
Master's Degree 13.9% 9.2% 8.2%
Professional Degree 3.5% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.6% 1.8% 1.3%

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