|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Newport is 4,459. Newport, North Carolina is the 5,124th largest city in the US.
The current population of Newport (4,459) is it's peak population.
Newport has grown 33.0% since the 2000. Newport, North Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|5118||Stone Park, Illinois||4,470||-12.7%|
|5120||Farmville, North Carolina||4,469||0.8%|
|5122||La Verkin, Utah||4,469||31.0%|
|5123||Mount Vernon, Iowa||4,460||16.7%|
|5124||Newport, North Carolina||4,459||33.0%|
|5126||Seat Pleasant, Maryland||4,459||-8.8%|
|5128||China Grove, North Carolina||4,454||20.8%|
The total voting age population of Newport, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,625. The voting age population is 49.3% male and 50.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.5% of the residents of Newport are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Newport are 85.1% White, 8.6% Black, 3.9% Two or more races, 2.3% Asian and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 6.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Newport, 8.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.9%. On a per-household basis, 4.2% of families are below the poverty line in Newport.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.3% of Newport residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.9% of Newport residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.0% have a bachelor's degree and 7.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Newport residents aged 5 and older, 5.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Newport is 6.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Newport, 35.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Newport is $58,438.
In Newport, 68.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.5% of housing units in Newport.
Of all the housing units in Newport, 6.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Newport, 25.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 540 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Newport is $916.
In Newport, 87.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.