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The Newport Census Designated Place had a population of 1,848 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Newport is located at latitude 44.8353 and longitude -69.2739 in Penobscot County. The formal boundaries for the Newport Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 3.51 sq. miles and a water area of 1.36 sq. miles. Penobscot County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 210 feet.
The Newport Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377940) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||1,848 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,848 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,333 (72.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$30,934|
|Average Household Income||$54,242|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||22%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,807|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,000 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||521 (52.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||316 (31.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||163 (16.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$161,869|
|Average Home Value||$183,445|
|Housing Affordability Index3||103|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.63%|
|Per Capita Income||2.18%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.53%|
The table below compares Newport to the other 130 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 69||48th|
|Population Density||# 60||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 127||3rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 11||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 100||24th|
|Diversity Index||# 40||70th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.