The Town of Newport had a population of 4,242 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Newport is located at latitude 34.7707 and longitude -76.8791 in Carteret County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Newport (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Carteret County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 20 feet.
The Town of Newport (GNIS ID: 2406988) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Newport population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Newport: Bells Corner, Bells Corners.
|Population in Households||3,841|
|Population in Familes||3,008|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||401|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,748 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||934 (53.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||681 (39.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||133 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$157,165|
|Average Home Value||$163,223|
|Median Household Income||$42,138|
|Average Household Income||$50,251|
|Per Capita Income||$19,391|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.12%|
|Per Capita Income||2.28%|
The table below compares Newport to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 177||76th|
|Population Density1||# 424||43rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 411||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 312||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 445||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.