Latest Data (2015)
Population 182,385
Nationwide Rank 132

Quick Facts

Newport News, Virginia is the 132nd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Newport News, Virginia is a city.

Newport News, Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Newport News had its largest population ever.

Newport News, Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Newport News, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
126 Tallahassee, Florida 24.1%
127 Grand Prairie, Texas 46.6%
128 Overland Park, Kansas 22.9%
129 Knoxville, Tennessee 5.1%
130 Worcester, Massachusetts 7.1%
131 Brownsville, Texas 28.2%
132 Newport News, Virginia 1.1%
133 Santa Clarita, California 17.1%
134 Port St. Lucie, Florida 101.1%
135 Providence, Rhode Island 3.0%
136 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 4.3%
137 Chattanooga, Tennessee 12.6%
138 Tempe, Arizona 10.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 182,385 132
2014 182,965 132
2013 182,020 130
2012 180,726 130
2011 180,201 129
2010 180,719 127
2009 193,172 118
2008 193,212 115
2007 193,070 115
2006 192,458 114
2005 191,264 113
2004 191,178 114
2003 188,369 115
2002 185,011 116
2001 181,941 119
2000 180,267 115
1990 171,477 102