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See what Newport, RI has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Newport

I like that it is very pretty and has such a historical significance for my area.

Who Lives Here

Newport Demographics

Education

High School

26%

Associate's

22%

Bachelor's

33%

Master's

15%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

49%

3 people

25%

4 people

18%

5 people

6%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

40%

50-100k

26%

100-150k

17%

150-200k

9%

200k+

8%

Age

0-10

8%

10-20

11%

20-45

41%

45-65

22%

65+

18%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Newport?

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Apr '24$1500$2200$2800$4000
Mar '24$1500$2200$2650$4667
Feb '24$1500$2150$2600$3150
Jan '24$1500$2000$2600$3500
Dec '23$1600$1700$2600$3150
Nov '23$1600$1800$2500$3000
Oct '23$1600$1800$2500$2850
Sep '23$1600$1800$2400$2700
Aug '23$2134$2100$2600$4400
Jul '23$2667$2100$2500$3200
Jun '23$3200$2200$2500$2400
May '23$3200$1800$2500$3000
Apr '23$3200$2750$2500$4000

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Newport

Newport Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

55%

15-30 Mins

23%

30-40 Mins

8%

40-60 Mins

9%

60+ Mins

5%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7070

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Percentage: 5151

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Percentage: 3434

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Top Scores: Art, Health, Coffee

Things To Do In Newport

Top Score

Fine Arts

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place gets the picture when it comes to art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. Significantly more fine art centers than average
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Looking good! Newport scores high for health and fitness.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. Significantly more gyms than average
  3. 96% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Coffee

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are heating up. Newport gets a solid score for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. Significantly more coffee shops than average
  3. 46% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. Significantly more bars and clubs than average
  3. 54% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Newport is shrubby, not shabby.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 53% more parks than average
  3. 26% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

If you love to shop, Newport is a good fit.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. Significantly more shops than average
  3. 11% more shops than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. Significantly more restaurants than average
  3. 20% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Newport doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 23% more pet facilities than average
  3. 19% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Newport doesn't tip the scales.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 88% more medical facilities than average
  3. 17% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 29% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 60% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 49% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 79% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Newport Education

Schools

Percentage: 2/52/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Newport

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What You Need to Know

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Living in Newport, RI

The small city of Newport, Rhode Island is home to slightly less than 25,000 people. Young adults (15-24) account for a greater percentage of the population here (18%) than nationally (14%), meaning they will find a surplus of activities, though young professionals are well-represented as well. With an average age of just under 40, the city ranks as the 10th-youngest municipality in the state. Homeowners tend to be in the minority in the area, and 60% of residents are renting despite an average rent of $1,199 per month, which exceeds the state average by $233 a month.

Workers are spread across a wide range of industries in Newport, the most common four of which are entertainment, healthcare, education, and retail. Combined, these industries account for 29% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many residents work in management, as 8% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. Newport workers bring in an average annual income of almost $80,000, more than the average Rhode Island resident. Newport's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (7%), Newport has a high percentage of residents over the age of 25 with advanced degrees, as 12% possess a Master's or a Doctoral degree. Further, 23% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.

Newport's average commute time ranks as one of the best in Rhode Island at about 22 minutes, 3rd-fastest in the state. Many residents (39%) drive their car or truck to work, while public transit isn't used extensively. Few residents (8%) walk to work, though the number far surpasses the national average.