The Town of Newport had a population of 4,239 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Newport: Bells Corner, Bells Corners.
|Population in Households||3,829|
|Population in Familes||3,011|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||410|
|Median Household Income||$43,612|
|Average Household Income||$54,701|
|Per Capita Income||$22,946|
|Total Housing Units||1,757 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||948 (54.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||654 (37.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||155 ( 8.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$155,260|
|Average Home Value||$159,002|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.23%|
|Per Capita Income||1.45%|
The table below compares Newport to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 183||75th|
|Population Density||# 426||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 413||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 365||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 395||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.