Newport County, Rhode Island Population 2018

Newport County, Rhode Island's estimated population is 83,460 with a growth rate of -0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Newport County, Rhode Island is the 4th largest county in Rhode Island.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201783,204-256-0.31%
201783,460-35-0.04%
201683,495760.09%
201583,4195970.72%
201482,822-2-0.00%
201382,824-295-0.35%
201283,119-33-0.04%
201183,152200.02%
201083,132-4,062-4.66%
199087,1945,8117.14%
198081,383-13,176-13.93%
197094,55912,66815.47%
196081,89120,35233.07%
195061,53914,84331.79%
194046,6965,02812.07%
193041,668-1,225-2.86%
192042,8933,5589.05%
191039,3356,73620.66%
190032,5994,04714.17%
189028,5524,37218.08%
188024,1804,13020.60%
187020,050-1,846-8.43%
186021,8961,8899.44%
185020,0073,13318.57%
184016,8743392.05%
183016,5357644.84%
182015,771-523-3.21%
181016,2941,4499.76%
180014,8455453.81%
179014,3000.00%

Newport County, Rhode Island Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White74,456
Black or African American3,014
Two or More Races2,442
Asian1,670
Some Other Race1,283
American Indian and Alaska Native290
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander49

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Newport County, Rhode Island Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Newport County, Rhode Island Median Age

44.6


Total

42.3


Male

46.3


Female

Newport County, Rhode Island Adults

There are 68,307 adults, (16,758 of whom are seniors) in Newport County, Rhode Island.

Newport County, Rhode Island Age Dependency

61.4

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Newport County, Rhode Island Sex Ratio

Female

42,252

50.78%

Male

40,952

49.22%

Newport County, Rhode Island Households and Families

Newport County, Rhode Island Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Newport County, Rhode Island Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
All62%38%
Male49.2%50.8%
Non Family46.2%53.8%
Female38.6%61.4%

62.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newport County, Rhode Island Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,4212.2462
Married16,8982.8480.8
Non Family13,4381.2646.2
Female3,7132.8738.6
Male1,3722.8349.2

2.79

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newport County, Rhode Island Households

Newport County, Rhode Island Education

Newport County, Rhode Island Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5502.57%
9th to 12th Grade2,4604.08%
High School Graduate13,68722.71%
Some College10,29417.08%
Associates Degree4,2537.06%
Bachelors Degree16,85227.96%
Graduate Degree11,17118.54%

Newport County, Rhode Island Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54,05250,91125,614
Hispanic2,2401,860829
Black1,8771,703572
Multiple Races1,026911407
Asian1,018920667
Other Race813578183
Native American2029211
Islander313131

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Newport County, Rhode Island Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,848$53,994$37,429
Less Than High School$25,707$28,839$20,655
High School Grad$33,279$41,254$27,357
Some College$37,984$43,171$32,162
Bachelors Degree$53,659$64,674$42,660
Graduate Degree$79,644$100,112$63,728

$45,848

Average Earnings

$53,994

Average Male

$37,429

Average Female

Newport County, Rhode Island Language

Newport County, Rhode Island Language by Age

Newport County, Rhode Island Language

89.71% of Newport County, Rhode Island residents speak only English, while 10.29% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 4.63% of the population.

Newport County, Rhode Island Poverty

Newport County, Rhode Island Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White68,5804,7606.94%
Hispanic4,3701,01723.27%
Black2,78787431.36%
Other1,24947237.79%
Multiple2,30541017.79%
Native29019667.59%
Asian1,594684.27%

9.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.19%

Male Poverty Rate

10.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newport County, Rhode Island

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newport County, Rhode Island is Native, with 67.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newport County, Rhode Island is Asian, with 4.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.92%.

Newport County, Rhode Island Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.34%
Some College9.22%
High School9.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.46%

Newport County, Rhode Island Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.20%
Male Unemployed17.50%
Female Employed6.46%
Male Employed3.38%

Newport County, Rhode Island Income

Newport County, Rhode Island Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,463$100,142
Families$95,806$119,207
Married Families$109,193$
Non Families$44,989$65,860

Newport County, Rhode Island Marital Status

Newport County, Rhode Island Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Newport County, Rhode Island Married by Age and Sex

Newport County, Rhode Island Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Newport County, Rhode Island Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Newport County, Rhode Island Veterans

Newport County, Rhode Island Veterans by War

7,602

Number of Veterans

6,856

Male Veterans

746

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,972
First Gulf War1,652
Second Gulf War1,197
Korea951
World War II365

Newport County, Rhode Island Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+2,133
65 to 741,780
35 to 541,573
55 to 641,553
18 to 34563

Newport County, Rhode Island Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,96411.63%
Black33716.40%
Hispanic1916.61%
2 or More12810.31%
Other969.46%
Asian393.48%
Hawaiian31100.00%
Indian72.76%

Newport County, Rhode Island Veterans by Education

6.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newport County, Rhode Island Employment Status

Newport County, Rhode Island Employment by Age

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Newport County, Rhode Island Employment by Race

Newport County, Rhode Island Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Newport County, Rhode Island

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Newport2497424779-195-0.78%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990