Newport, South Carolina Population 2020

4,194

Newport is a city located in South Carolina. Newport has a 2020 population of 4,194. Newport is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 1.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,136 in 2010. Newport reached it's highest population of 4,343 in 2011.

The average household income in Newport is $81,222 with a poverty rate of 2.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $856 per month, and the median house value is $198,700. The median age in Newport is 41.1 years, 38.7 years for males, and 41.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.9 males.

Newport Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Newport was:

  • White: 78.56%
  • Black or African American: 14.33%
  • Other race: 3.17%
  • Asian: 2.05%
  • Two or more races: 1.88%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Newport, South Carolina is 4,194, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,194.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,136.

Newport, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,29578.56%
Black or African American60114.33%
Some Other Race1333.17%
Asian862.05%
Two or More Races791.88%

Newport Population Pyramid 2020

Newport Median Age

41.1


Total

38.7


Male

41.5


Female

Newport Adults

There are 3,320 adults, (791 of whom are seniors) in Newport.

Newport Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Newport Sex Ratio

Female

2,331

55.58%

Male

1,863

44.42%

Newport Households and Families

Newport Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Newport Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95%5%
All91.9%8.1%
Non Family88.2%11.8%
Female77.9%22.1%

91.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6072.6191.9
Married1,0513.1295
Non Family4231.1288.2
Female1223.377.9
Male113100

3.14

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newport Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade421.40%
9th to 12th Grade1334.44%
High School Graduate74724.94%
Some College71423.84%
Associates Degree34311.45%
Bachelors Degree59619.90%
Graduate Degree42014.02%

Newport Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4272,285853
Black37033795
Asian868646
Multiple Races636322
Hispanic4949
Other Race4949

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.49%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,786$50,058$23,800
Less Than High School$5,927$$5,927
High School Grad$34,559$38,125$21,919
Some College$24,911$46,474$23,075
Bachelors Degree$61,357$61,029$61,667
Graduate Degree$54,301$$46,875

$38,786

Average Earnings

$50,058

Average Male

$23,800

Average Female

Newport Language

Newport Language by Age

Newport Language

94.30% of Newport residents speak only English, while 5.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.41% of the population.

Newport Poverty

Newport Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,295752.28%
Black601193.16%

2.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.20%

Male Poverty Rate

2.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newport

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newport is Black, with 3.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newport is White, with 2.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.98%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.14%
Bachelors or Greater4.23%
Some College1.80%
High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Newport Income

Newport Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$73,322$81,222
Families$83,993$93,969
Married Families$90,222-
Non Families$43,015$45,542

Newport Marital Status

Newport Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.2%

Male Marriage Rate

58.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Newport Married by Age and Sex

Newport Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Newport Marital Status by Race

Newport Veterans

425

Number of Veterans

317

Male Veterans

108

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam272
First Gulf War108
Second Gulf War51
World War II12
Korea

$Newport Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newport Employment Status

68.1%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Newport Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

32.02%

Born in South Carolina

97.16%

Native Born

2.84%

Foreign Born

1.57%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.16% of Newport residents were born in the United States, with 32.02% having been born in South Carolina. 1.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,1940.00%
20194,1940.00%
20184,19441410.95%
20173,7802878.22%
20163,493-302-7.96%
20153,795711.91%
20143,724-243-6.13%
20133,967-136-3.31%
20124,103-240-5.53%
20114,3432075.00%
20104,1360.00%