Newport, RI Real Estate
Newport, Rhode Island is located in Newport County. Nearby cities and towns include Newport East, Melville, Narragansett Pier, Wakefield-Peacedale, Kingston, Tiverton, North Westport, Warwick, Carolina, Ocean Grove, Wyoming, Fall River, Smith Mills, Somerset, Hope Valley, Bliss Corner, Cranston, Quonochontaug, East Providence, New Bedford, Bradford, Providence, and Ashaway. Newport is a suburban community with a population of 24,304. The median household income is $58,442. In Newport, 38% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 19% of the households. Half the population of Newport commutes 12 minutes or less to work, with 61% of residents holding white collar jobs and 39% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Newport, RI is 63 years, with 35% of those homes owned, 46% rented, and 19% not occupied. In the previous year, 353 Newport properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Newport in the previous year was $435,003.