Newport is a great place to live.

TOTAL POPULATION
24,745

TOTAL HOUSEHOLDS
10,523

40%
OWN

60%
RENT

By the Numbers

Single Family Homes

MEDIAN HOME PRICE
$563,000

$152,608
Income needed to afford this

28%
Cost burdened homeowners

Rental Properties

AVE. 2-BEDROOM RENT
$1,572/mo.

$62,880
Income needed to afford this

45%
Cost burdened renters

Did You Know?

1727

In 1727, James Franklin (brother of Benjamin) printed the Rhode-Island Almanack.

A household is cost burdened if it spends more than 30% of its income on housing costs.

Additional Information & Resources

RI.gov

The state's website offers information about each of Rhode Island's 39 municipalities. To get to know Newport, click here.

Comprehensive Plan 

Interested in learning about Newport’s vision for the future? Check out the city's comprehensive plan here

Resources

To learn more about the opportunities and services in the City of Newport, visit the following sources: 

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