Newport, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Newport is 15,152, a change of -2.04% when compared to 2014. With an area of 2.99 square miles, this works out to a population density of 5,075.19 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 6,278, with an average household size of 2.21.
Newport's 2018 unemployment rate was 6.14%.
The average household income in Newport for 2018 was $60,429, while the median was $35,164.

Newport Population Trends

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Newport Age Grouping

Newport Ethnicity Mix

Newport Fertility Rate

240 estimated births

Newport Household Characteristics

Newport Median Age over Time

Newport Households with Children by Age

Newport Median Household Income

Newport Educational Attainment

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Type of Housing

Newport Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,223

Newport Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $710

Newport Average Commute

Newport Primary Transportation

Newport Gender Mix

Newport Field of Employment

Newport Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Newport city, Kentucky 15,467
2015 Newport city, Kentucky 15,428
2016 Newport city, Kentucky 15,321
2017 Newport city, Kentucky 15,219
2018 Newport city, Kentucky 15,152