For population 25 years and over in Newport:
For population 15 years and over in Newport village:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,199 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (12.5 miles , pop. 60,651).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (130.9 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (172.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Poland, NY (1.9 miles ), Norway, NY (1.9 miles ), Cold Brook, NY (2.0 miles ), Middleville, NY (2.0 miles ), Fairfield, NY (2.5 miles ), Deerfield, NY (2.7 miles ), Schuyler, NY (2.7 miles ), Russia, NY (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.19 N, Longitude: 75.02 W
Area code: 315
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: -37 (-5.5%).
Work and jobs in Newport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Newport, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Newport-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.9 miles away from the Newport village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.8 miles away from the village center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Newport-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 62.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 42.2 miles away from Newport center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 35.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 60.8 miles away from Newport center
On 8/30/2007 at 03:47:45, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 85.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Herkimer County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Newport:
Amtrak station near Newport:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newport:
Public high school in Newport:
See full list of schools located in Newport
Public elementary/middle school in Newport:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.15. This is about average. There were 5 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Newport and their reported violations in the past:GOLF CLUB OF NEWPORT (Population served: 48, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:NORWAY GENERAL STORE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 4.5%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Newport compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Newport (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Newport (based on Herkimer County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.46%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Newport government finances in 2002:
4.63% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,228 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.67% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,128 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Newport:
Strongest FM radio stations in Newport:
TV broadcast stations around Newport:
Newport fatal accident list:
Apr 19, 2009 06:46 PM, Sr-8, Lat: 43.25809722, Lon: -74.98997222, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 20, 2008 04:05 PM, Sr-28, Graves Rd., Lat: 43.213464, Lon: -75.046706, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 21, 2007 05:35 PM, Sr-8, Burt Rd, Lat: 43.272058, Lon: -74.985061, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 13, 2005 07:41 PM, Cr-111, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 5, 1983 10:10 AM, 28, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.00
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Newport, NY
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.