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Newport, Oregon - Basic Facts

The City of Newport had a population of 10,367 as of July 1, 2018. Newport ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oregon. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Newport is located at latitude 44.6209 and longitude -124.043 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the City of Newport (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.05 sq. miles and a water area of 1.54 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 144 feet.

The City of Newport (GNIS ID: 2411248) 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.

Oregon is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Newport is located within Newport Division of Lincoln County.

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Newport, OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,367
Population in Households 10,049
Population in Familes 7,073
Population in Group Qrtrs 318
Population Density2 1,145
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $44,468
Average Household Income $60,318
Per Capita Income $26,686


Total Housing Units 5,755 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,116 (36.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,352 (40.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,287 (22.4%)
Median Home Value $276,482
Average Home Value $335,763


Total Households 4,468
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 2,524
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.45% 0.76%
Households 0.31% 0.68%
Families 0.22% 0.57%
Median Household Income   3.35%
Per Capita Income   3.71%

Newport, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Newport to the other 378 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 57 85th
Population Density # 185 51st
Diversity Index # 66 83rd
Median Household Income # 253 33rd
Per Capita Income # 181 53rd

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