Newport News city Population 2018

Newport News city's estimated population is 179,388 with a growth rate of -0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Newport News city is the 11th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017179,388-1,000-0.55%
2016180,388-695-0.38%
2015181,083-570-0.31%
2014181,6532890.16%
2013181,3641,2640.70%
2012180,100-35-0.02%
2011180,135-786-0.43%
2010180,92110,8766.40%
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%
190019,6350.00%

Newport News city Population Growth

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Newport News city Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White91,58451.05%
Black or African American75,74342.22%
Two or More Races7,4444.15%
Asian5,7813.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,0060.56%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4270.24%

Newport News city Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Newport News city

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Newport News1810391818257860.43%
Newport News1810391818257860.43%
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