Population In Newport, North Carolina

Population4610

In terms of political views, the Newport population skews Republican. The top religion in Newport is Protestant. The top age group is 25-44 per census data.

Household Types in Newport, North Carolina

  • Singles in Newport 49.5%
  • Married Couples in Newport 50.5%

Age Groups of People Living in Newport, North Carolina

  • 18 to 24 year olds 11.1%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 32.4%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 22.6%
  • 65+ year olds 16.1%

Race Diversity in Newport, North Carolina

The Race Diversity score in Newport, North Carolina is 10.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 6.1%
  • Whites 90.7%
  • Black or African Americans 4.9%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.2%
  • Asians 1.2%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 3.0%
  • Other 0.0%

The Religion of people living in Newport, North Carolina

The primary religious affiliation in Newport, North Carolina is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Newport, North Carolina is 13.2Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant38.9%
Catholic3.5%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon1.6%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.1%
No Religion55.9%

Industry and Occupation in Newport, North Carolina

The top industry present in Newport, North Carolina is Retail trade. 28.0 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 8.9% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Newport, North Carolina is 57.4.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
  • Construction 11.5%
  • Manufacturing 5.4%
  • Wholesale trade 1.5%
  • Retail trade 23.2%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 5.3%
  • Information 0.0%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 3.4%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 4.4%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 13.2%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 12.7%
  • Other services, except public administration 2.1%
  • Public administration 17.1%

The Occupation Diversity score in Newport, North Carolina is 76.3.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 28.0%
  • Service occupations 24.1%
  • Sales and office occupations 26.9%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 8.9%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 12.1%

Average Educational level of people living in Newport,North Carolina

64.7% of residents in Newport, North Carolina have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 56.1% of residents in Newport, North Carolina hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Newport, North Carolina is 70.9.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 13.1%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 22.2%
  • Some college or associate's degree 41.0%
  • Bachelor's degree 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree 8.6%