Newport, North Carolina

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Population in 2013: 4,667 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +39.4%
Males: 2,609  (55.9%)
Females: 2,058  (44.1%)
Median resident age:  38.9 years
North Carolina median age:  45.5 years

Zip codes: 28570.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $43,550 (it was $36,629 in 2000)
Newport:

$43,550
NC:

$45,150
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,562 (it was $14,260 in 2000)

Newport town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $157,020 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Newport:

$157,020
NC:

$150,100
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $135,882; Detached houses: $145,593; Townhouses or other attached units: $177,079; Mobile homes: $49,219

Median gross rent in 2012: $758.

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  • White alone - 3,111 (73.9%)
  • Hispanic - 413 (9.8%)
  • Black alone - 409 (9.7%)
  • Asian alone - 117 (2.8%)
  • Other race alone - 95 (2.3%)
  • Two or more races - 56 (1.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.1%)

Races in Newport detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Newport: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (13.1%), United States (11.7%), English (11.4%), German (10.8%), Italian (3.3%), French (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 21 feet

Land area: 7.35 square miles.

Population density: 635 people per square mile   (low).

Newport,NC real estate house value index trend

Newport, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Newport:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Newport town:

  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 43.0%
  • Separated: 5.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

414 residents are foreign born (1.1% Asia).

This town:  9.7%
North Carolina:  7.7%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 50 registered sex offenders living in Newport, North Carolina as of June 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Newport to the number of sex offenders is 92 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $921 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $893 (0.6%)

Newport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jacksonville, NC (30.9 miles , pop. 66,715).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (123.1 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (372.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Broad Creek, NC (2.5 miles ), Pine Knoll Shores, NC (2.6 miles ), Havelock, NC (2.6 miles ), Indian Beach, NC (2.7 miles) , Morehead City, NC (2.8 miles ), Atlantic Beach, NC (3.1 miles ), Bogue, NC (3.4 miles ), Emerald Isle, NC (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 45 buildings, average cost: $83,100
  • 1998: 42 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 1999: 37 buildings, average cost: $106,600
  • 2000: 31 buildings, average cost: $77,900
  • 2001: 33 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2002: 75 buildings, average cost: $89,400
  • 2003: 54 buildings, average cost: $96,800
  • 2004: 31 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2005: 71 buildings, average cost: $144,200
  • 2006: 98 buildings, average cost: $182,000
  • 2007: 63 buildings, average cost: $170,400
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $246,600
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $198,600
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $152,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.79 N, Longitude: 76.87 W

Area code: 252

Newport household income distribution Newport home values distribution

Crime rates in Newport by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 11110102010
per 100,000 29.428.928.426.80.025.50.046.30.022.30.0
Robberies 02101151100
per 100,000 0.057.828.40.025.925.5122.923.222.60.00.0
Assaults 102188534654
per 100,000 293.657.828.4214.4207.3127.673.792.6135.8111.395.2
Burglaries 1615142524272511392844
per 100,000 469.8433.4397.6670.1621.9689.3614.3254.7882.6623.31046.9
Thefts 3226465637676256483853
per 100,000 939.5751.21306.41500.9958.81710.51523.31296.91086.2845.91261.0
Auto thefts 31263321221
per 100,000 88.128.956.8160.877.776.649.123.245.344.523.8
Arson 00000010013
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.024.60.00.022.371.4
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 302.7) 165.0118.5125.6190.2141.9182.3164.8138.5147.5125.1149.5

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Newport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
North Carolina average:

2.37
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
North Carolina:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +550 (+19.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Information (9%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction laborers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (14%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)

Work and jobs in Newport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Newport, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Newport-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/17/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Newport town center killed 2 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/15/1999, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the town center caused $300,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Newport-area historical earthquake activity is below North Carolina state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 20.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 229.1 miles away from Newport center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 202.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 221.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 327.2 miles away from Newport center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 241.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Carteret County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Newport topographic map

Birthplace of: Lonnie Chisenhall - Baseball player, Ryan Onofrio - College football player (East Carolina Pirates).

Hospitals and medical centers in Newport:

  • LIFE, INC NINE FOOT ROAD GROUP HOME (1229 NINE FOOT ROAD)
  • CROATAN RIDGE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (210 FOXHALL ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Newport:

  • CHERRY POINT BAY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HAVELOCK, NC)
  • CARTERET GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MOREHEAD CITY, NC)
  • BMA OF CRYSTAL COAST INC (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MOREHEAD CITY, NC)
  • HARBORVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MOREHEAD CITY, NC)

Airports located in Newport:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newport:

  • Craven Community College (about 27 miles; New Bern, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,712)
  • Coastal Carolina Community College (about 30 miles; Jacksonville, NC; FT enrollment: 4,502)
  • Lenoir Community College (about 51 miles; Kinston, NC; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Pitt Community College (about 61 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • East Carolina University (about 64 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • University of North Carolina Wilmington (about 70 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 13,112)
  • Miller-Motte College-Wilmington (about 70 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 2,395)

Private high schools in Newport:

  • GRAMERCY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 225; Location: 8170 HWY 70; Grades: KG - 12)
  • NEWPORT DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Students: 28; Location: 903 CHURCH ST; Grades: PK - 12)
  • GRACE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 27; Location: 520 ROBERTS RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • NEWPORT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 25; Location: 8125 HWY 70 E; Grades: 1 - 12)
See full list of schools located in Newport

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Notable locations in Newport: Carteret County Landfill (A), North Carolina State Prison - Carteret Correctional Center (B), Britthaven of Newport (C), Newport Police Department (D), Newport Town Hall (E), Newport Police Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Newport Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Deep Creek (A), Blakes Branch (B), Laurel Branch (C), School House Branch (D), Smiths Swamp (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Newport: Dickson Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Carteret County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Newport and their reported violations in the past:

SANCTUARY CHURCH (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-12-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-12-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
NEWPORT FLEA MALL (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
HOLLY SPRINGS FWB CHURCH (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-23-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-11-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-16-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-05-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2005), St Intentional no-action (JUN-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUN-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-02-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAR-02-2005), St Intentional no-action (JUN-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-27-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2010), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-20-2010)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In APR-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-27-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-18-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-18-2010)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In MAR-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-27-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-17-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-17-2010)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In FEB-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-27-2010)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-27-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2011)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
SANCTUARY CHURCH II (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-04-2012), St Public Notif requested (APR-27-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-27-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-04-2012), St Public Notif requested (APR-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-09-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
BIG RIDGE MHP (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-25-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2014), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-25-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-26-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2014), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-26-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-26-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-13-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-13-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2014)
  • 49 routine major monitoring violations
  • 62 regular monitoring violations
  • 17 other older monitoring violations
WILDWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-06-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Newport that have no violations reported:

  • ATLANTIC VILLAGE MHP (Population served: 175, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ATLANTIC MHP (Population served: 113, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ATLANTIC MHP II (Population served: 106, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JEHOVAH`S WITNESS KINGDOM HALL (Population served: 70, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • DOC`S MHP NO 2 (Population served: 56, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.9%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.1% for Black residents, 10.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.8% for other race residents, 12.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.7%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Newport in 2010:

  • 286 people in state prisons
  • 142 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Newport in 2000:

  • 252 people in state prisons
  • 103 people in nursing homes
  • 61 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Newport, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Newport compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Newport (2011 data):

  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Newport Branch at 7045 Highway 70 East, branch established on 1982/11/29. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Newport travel time to work - commute Newport mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (96%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Newport town (based on Carteret County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.82%
Here: 41.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchOriginal Free Will BaptistsInternational Pentecostal Holiness Church
Adherents28.5%24.4%7.2%6.7%6.6%
Congregations20.6%22.7%1.0%13.4%6.2%
NameEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)LDS (Mormon) ChurchNational Association of Free Will BaptistsOther
Adherents5.8%4.6%3.1%2.5%10.6%
Congregations3.1%4.1%2.1%5.2%21.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Carteret County:

2.38 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Carteret County:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Carteret County:

6.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 96
Here:

15.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.0%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Carteret County:

27.3%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.0%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$12,790$38,3700$0
Other Government Administration 2$12,310$73,8600$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$31,749$42,3321$996
Firefighters 8$23,690$35,5353$2,900
Streets and Highways 4$10,652$31,9560$0
Sewerage 4$10,056$30,1680$0
Water Supply 5$12,571$30,1700$0
Other and Unallocable 2$5,821$34,9260$0
Totals for Government 38$119,639$37,7814$3,896

Newport government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $37,000 ($7.93)
    Sewerage: $37,000 ($7.93)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($3.43)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $927,000 ($198.63)
    Local Fire Protection: $451,000 ($96.64)
    Police Protection: $416,000 ($89.14)
    Water Utilities: $397,000 ($85.07)
    Regular Highways: $331,000 ($70.92)
    Central Staff Services: $237,000 ($50.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $188,000 ($40.28)
    Libraries: $79,000 ($16.93)
    General - Other: $58,000 ($12.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($1.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($3.43)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $122,000 ($26.14)
    Local Fire Protection: $91,000 ($19.50)
    Regular Highways: $39,000 ($8.36)
    Sewerage: $37,000 ($7.93)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($3.43)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($1.93)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,459,000 ($312.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $97,000 ($20.78)

Newport government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $672,000 ($143.99)
    All Other: $433,000 ($92.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $192,000 ($41.14)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $4,000 ($0.86)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $222,000 ($47.57)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $334,000 ($71.57)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $129,000 ($27.64)
    Interest Earnings: $48,000 ($10.28)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $288,000 ($61.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $180,000 ($38.57)
    Highways: $111,000 ($23.78)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.64)
  • Tax - Property: $900,000 ($192.84)
    Other License: $137,000 ($29.36)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $7,000 ($1.50)

Newport government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,659,000 ($784.02)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,974,000 ($637.24)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $900,000 ($192.84)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $215,000 ($46.07)

Newport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $281,000 ($60.21)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,335,000 ($286.05)

8.06% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.06%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($743 average AGI)
Carteret County:

0.11%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Craven County, NC  1.16% ($31,659 average AGI)
from Onslow County, NC  0.74% ($40,085)
from Wake County, NC  0.38% ($54,474)


6.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,816 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.96%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($453 average AGI)
Carteret County:

0.08%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Craven County, NC  0.95% ($35,176 average AGI)
to Onslow County, NC  0.56% ($31,901)
to Wake County, NC  0.40% ($38,723)

Strongest AM radio stations in Newport:

  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WANG (1330 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HAVELOCK, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WJCV (1290 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: DOWN EAST BROADCASTING CO INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WSTK (910 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBTB (1400 AM; 1 kW; BEAUFORT, NC; Owner: EASTERN CAROLINA BROADCASTING COMPAN)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDLX (930 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRNS (960 AM; 5 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WDJS (1430 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT OLIVE, NC; Owner: MOUNT OLIVE BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Newport:

  • WOTJ (90.7 FM; MOREHEAD CITY, NC; Owner: GRACE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WBJD (91.5 FM; ATLANTIC BEACH, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRHT (96.3 FM; MOREHEAD CITY, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WLGP (100.3 FM; HARKERS ISLAND, NC; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WANG-FM (105.1 FM; HAVELOCK, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMGV (103.3 FM; NEWPORT, NC; Owner: WMGV LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNBR (94.1 FM; ORIENTAL, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WRUP (97.9 FM; BAYBORO, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WTKF (107.3 FM; ATLANTIC, NC; Owner: ATLANTIC RIDGE TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • W218AR (91.5 FM; BEAUFORT, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIKS (101.9 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WIKS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSFL-FM (106.5 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WSFL LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXNR (99.5 FM; GRIFTON, NC; Owner: WXNR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKOO (98.7 FM; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTEB (89.3 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WXQR-FM (105.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • W220DD (91.9 FM; MOREHEAD CITY, NC; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Newport:

  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WFXI (Channel 8; MOREHEAD CITY, NC; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF EASTERN CAROLINA LICENSE LLC)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W05BI (Channel 5; MOREHEAD CITY, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXU-TV (Channel 35; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON JACKSONVILLE LICENSE, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Newport, North Carolina:
  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
North Carolina average:
  • Fatal accident count: 113
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 173
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 33
  • Fatalities: 121
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 299
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 19

Newport fatal accident list:

Jan 4, 2011 12:45 AM, Hibbs Rd, Lat: 34.77581, Lon: -76.86190, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 16, 2007 08:26 PM, Us-70, Hibbs Rd, Lat: 34.77396, Lon: -76.86817, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Jul 28, 1998 09:16 PM, Bayberry Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 19, 1997 10:30 PM, Chatham St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total average daily traffic: 14,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,680
Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic: 32,000
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Newport)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Newport, NC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 86 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Newport)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 24 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Newport)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 34
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Newport

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Newport, NC
Businesses in Newport, NC
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Domino's Pizza1H&R Block1
Dunkin Donuts1MasterBrand Cabinets3
FedEx1U-Haul2
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