Newport News Va Population 2017

Newport News Va's estimated population is 181,825 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016181,825-160-0.09%
2015181,985-435-0.24%
2014182,4208690.48%
2013181,5511,3040.72%
2012180,247-4-0.00%
2011180,251-468-0.26%
2010180,7195690.32%
2000180,15010,1055.94%
1990170,04525,14217.35%
1980144,9036,7264.87%
1970138,17724,51521.57%
1960113,66271,304168.34%
195042,3585,29114.27%
194037,0672,6507.70%
193034,417-1,179-3.31%
192035,59615,39176.17%
191020,2055702.90%
190019,63515,186341.34%
18904,4490.00%

Newport News Va Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White91,30550.22%
Black or African American73,22940.27%
Two or More Races7,4174.08%
Asian5,5523.05%
Some Other Race2,8641.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native6000.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3560.20%

Population Pyramid

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Newport News Va Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.3
Houses Without Mortgage
9,748
Houses With Mortgage
24,946
Vacancy Rate
10.5
Median Rent
964
Median Home Value
193,100
Renter-Occupied Units
34,379
Owner-Occupied Units
34,694
Total Housing Units
77,175

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Newport News Va for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5.8% and the labor force participation rate is 69%.

Newport News Va Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.9
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
12509
Male Householder (no wife) Families
3703
Married Couple Families
26544
Average Family Size
3.13
Average Household Size
2.5