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Demographics Analysis

The people of Newport City, Arkansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 198

5 to 9 years : 159

10 to 14 years : 202

15 to 17 years : 144

18 and 19 years : 32

20 years : 25

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 183

25 to 29 years : 473

30 to 34 years : 394

35 to 39 years : 214

40 to 44 years : 353

45 to 49 years : 265

50 to 54 years : 361

55 to 59 years : 258

60 and 61 years : 43

62 to 64 years : 71

65 and 66 years : 39

67 to 69 years : 64

70 to 74 years : 90

75 to 79 years : 67

80 to 84 years : 69

85 years and over : 47

Female:

Under 5 years : 141

5 to 9 years : 132

10 to 14 years : 102

15 to 17 years : 65

18 and 19 years : 114

20 years : 0

21 years : 53

22 to 24 years : 109

25 to 29 years : 317

30 to 34 years : 363

35 to 39 years : 256

40 to 44 years : 326

45 to 49 years : 374

50 to 54 years : 234

55 to 59 years : 169

60 and 61 years : 90

62 to 64 years : 136

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 101

70 to 74 years : 207

75 to 79 years : 133

80 to 84 years : 120

85 years and over : 131


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,168

Multiple ancestry : 1,492

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 13

Ancestry not reported : 1,790


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Newport City, Arkansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,341

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 10

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 34

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 28

Not a U.S. citizen : 50


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 339

5 to 17 years : 804

18 to 24 years : 528

25 to 34 years : 1,547

35 to 44 years : 1,149

45 to 54 years : 1,234

55 to 59 years : 427

60 and 61 years : 133

62 to 64 years : 207

65 to 74 years : 528

75 years and over : 567

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 303

5 to 17 years : 656

18 to 24 years : 459

25 to 34 years : 911

35 to 44 years : 766

45 to 54 years : 853

55 to 59 years : 379

60 and 61 years : 116

62 to 64 years : 173

65 to 74 years : 429

75 years and over : 456

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 17 years : 148

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 604

35 to 44 years : 369

45 to 54 years : 345

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 34

65 to 74 years : 90

75 years and over : 111

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 15

35 to 44 years : 9

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 21

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 26

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,679

Female : 2,822

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,028

Female : 812

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 34

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 22

Female : 56


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 3,318

Born in other state in the United States : 1,427

Native: born outside the United States : 29

Foreign born : 56


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,499

Now married, except separated : 1,875

Divorced : 714

Separated : 119

Widowed : 522

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 462

Now married, except separated : 501

Divorced : 354

Separated : 183

Widowed : 178

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 25

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 9

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 32

Now married, except separated : 46

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Speak only English : 6,924

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 115

Speak English less than "very well" : 74

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Newport City, Arkansas

  • Other Groups: 1,727   (38.1%)
  • United States Or American: 991   (21.9%)
  • Irish: 503   (11.1%)
  • English: 463   (10.2%)
  • German: 377   (8.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 147   (3.2%)
  • Scottish: 98   (2.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 72   (1.6%)
  • Austrian: 29   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 24   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 16   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 11   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 11   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 10   (0.2%)
  • British: 9   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 9   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 6   (0.1%)
  • European: 6   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Newport City, Arkansas is 7,463



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Newport City, Arkansas: 3,763
Female Population in Newport City, Arkansas: 3,700


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Newport City, Arkansas: 36.2
Median Female Resident Age in Newport City, Arkansas: 43.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Newport City, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

42.9

Male

40.7

Female

45.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.0

Male

31.3

Female

32.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.5

Male

40.5

Female

32.5

Asian


Both sexes

55.0

Male

52.0

Female

59.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

14.0

Male

29.5

Female

12.5

Other


Both sexes

25.8

Male

26.0

Female

23.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.6

Male

16.5

Female

26.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.1

Male

26.8

Female

27.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.3

Male

40.9

Female

45.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Newport City, Arkansas


  • White: 4,830
  • African American: 2,452
  • American Indian: 9
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 11
  • Some Other Race: 32
  • Two or More Races: 129



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Newport City, Arkansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Newport City, Arkansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (0.33%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 33   (1.79%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 45   (2.44%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 126   (6.84%)
  • 9th Grade: 42   (2.28%)
  • 10th Grade: 121   (6.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 90   (4.89%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 87   (4.72%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 502   (27.25%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 96   (5.21%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 228   (12.38%)
  • Associate Degree: 64   (3.47%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 258   (14.01%)
  • Master's Degree: 67   (3.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 69   (3.75%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.43%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 32   (1.04%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 87   (2.84%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 96   (3.13%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 302   (9.86%)
  • 9th Grade: 84   (2.74%)
  • 10th Grade: 195   (6.36%)
  • 11th Grade: 207   (6.76%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 110   (3.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,059   (34.56%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 129   (4.21%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 292   (9.53%)
  • Associate Degree: 93   (3.04%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 259   (8.45%)
  • Master's Degree: 94   (3.07%)
  • Professional School Degree: 25   (0.82%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Newport City, Arkansas

  • Newport School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 406 Wilkerson Drive, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1312, Students: 1,707 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Newport City, Arkansas

  • Castleberry Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 400 N. Pecan, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1351, Students: 611 )

  • Gibbs Albright Elem. School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 407 Wilkerson Drive, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1316, Students: 407 )

  • Newport Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 406 Wilkerson Drive, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1346, Students: 235 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Newport City, Arkansas

  • Newport High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 406 Wilkerson Drive, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1321, Students: 454 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Newport City, Arkansas

  • Arkansas State University-newport


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 1,175; Location: 648 Victory Blvd, Newport, AR 72112, Web: http://www.asun.edu )

Academic Libraries In Newport City, Arkansas

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Newport City, Arkansas

  • W.a. Billingsley/jackson County Library


    213 Walnut Street, Newport, AR 72112

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Newport City, Arkansas


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Newport City, Arkansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Newport City, Arkansas.

Area Features of Newport City, Arkansas


Bar


(1) Little Island Bar  

Bend


(1) Bateman Bend   (2) Hinkle Bend  

Building


(1) Arkansas Department Of Corrections Mcpherson Unit   (2) Erwin Volunteer Fire Department   (3) R And I Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Browns Creek Ditch   (2) Locust Creek Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Anthony Family Cemetery   (2) Briar Fork Cemetery   (3) Johnstown Cemeteries   (4) Lampkins Cemetery   (5) Leachville Cemetery   (6) Mount Zion Cemetery   (7) Sand Hill Cemetery   (8) Watson Cemetery   (9) Wilkerson Cemetery  

Church


(1) Briar Fork Church Historical   (2) Church Of Christ   (3) Horseshoe Baptist Church   (4) Island Church   (5) Murphys Corner Baptist Church   (6) Saint Lukes Church  

Civil


(1) Jackson County   (2) Township Of Bryan   (3) Township Of Cache   (4) Township Of Union  

Gut


(1) Bee Tree Slough   (2) Mayberry Slough   (3) Pickett Slough  

Island


(1) Towhead Island  

Lake


(1) Buck Pond   (2) Clear Lake   (3) Drummond Lake   (4) Eagle Lake   (5) Grassy Lake   (6) Hog Lake   (7) Newton Lake   (8) Pickett Lake   (9) Vance Lake   (10) Watson Lake  

Locale


(1) Pipkin Place Historical  

Military


(1) Erwin Auxiliary Army Airfield Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Auvergne   (2) Erwin   (3) Horseshoe   (4) Ingleside   (5) Island Town   (6) Johnstown   (7) Murphys Corner   (8) Remmel   (9) Stegall  

School


(1) Rutherford School  

Stream


(1) Bear Lake Slough   (2) Turkey Slough   (3) Village Creek  

Swamp


(1) California Brake   (2) Holly Orchard Brake  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Newport City, Arkansas

72112 (pop. 11,245)


Cities Nearby Newport City, Arkansas

Diaz City, AR  (pop. 1,556) 2.3 Miles
Jacksonport Town, AR  (pop. 228) 3.3 Miles
Campbell Station Town, AR  (pop. 228) 3.8 Miles
Bateman Township, AR  (pop. 19) 4.2 Miles
Departee Township, AR  (pop. 153) 8.7 Miles
Tuckerman City, AR  (pop. 1,827) 8.7 Miles
Amagon Town, AR  (pop. 47) 9.2 Miles
Grubbs Township, AR  (pop. 481) 10.1 Miles
Richwoods Township, AR  (pop. 162) 10.8 Miles
Grubbs Town, AR  (pop. 438) 10.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Newport City, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Newport City, Arkansas is 223.0 ft. (68.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Newport City, Arkansas

Lat: 35.611820 N        Long: -91.262158 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Newport City, Arkansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arkansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
  Total Electric Industry 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
  Total Electric Industry 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Newport City, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 35   (1.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 64   (2.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 94   (3.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 168   (7.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 224   (9.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 336   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 648   (26.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 239   (9.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 122   (5.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 121   (5.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 31   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 31   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 140   (5.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 155   (6.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,924

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 202

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 34

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 14

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 16


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 328

5 to 9 minutes : 788

10 to 14 minutes : 623

15 to 19 minutes : 150

20 to 24 minutes : 16

25 to 29 minutes : 14

30 to 34 minutes : 70

35 to 39 minutes : 111

40 to 44 minutes : 33

45 to 59 minutes : 19

60 to 89 minutes : 10

90 or more minutes : 18


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Newport City, Arkansas)

With Social Security income : 1,052

No Social Security income : 1,690


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Newport City, Arkansas)

With retirement income : 407

No retirement income : 2,335


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 189

$10,000 to $14,999 : 128

$15,000 to $19,999 : 153

$20,000 to $24,999 : 119

$25,000 to $29,999 : 36

$30,000 to $34,999 : 184

$35,000 to $39,999 : 192

$40,000 to $44,999 : 34

$45,000 to $49,999 : 42

$50,000 to $59,999 : 130

$60,000 to $74,999 : 92

$75,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 94

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $199,999 : 31

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $34,107


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Newport City, Arkansas

  • KAAB (1130 AM; 1.0 kW; Batesville, AR; Owner: Wrd Entertainment, Inc.)
  • KNBY (1280 AM; 1.0 kW; Diaz, AR; Owner: Newport Broadcasting Company)
  • KBTA (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Batesville, AR; Owner: Wrd Entertainment, Inc.)
  • KAPZ (710 AM; 0.25 kW; Bald Knob, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)
  • KNEA (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Newport City, Arkansas

  • KEGI (100.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KFIN (107.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Batesville, AR; Owner: Jubilee Family Church, Inc.)
  • KJSB (88.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Solid Rock Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Augusta, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Calamine, AR; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: American Heritage Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Jonesboro Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Powerhouse Ministries)
  • KVMN (89.9 FM; Cave City, AR; Owner: Cave City Public Schools)
  • 990510MB (90.3 FM; Judsonia, AR; Owner: Harding University)
  • KAOG (90.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KLLN (90.9 FM; Newark, AR; Owner: Cedar Ridge School District)
  • KASU (91.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Arkansas State University)
  • KVHU (95.3 FM; Bald Knob, AR; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • KWHF (95.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KOKR (96.7 FM; Bradford, AR; Owner: Newport Broadcasting Company)
  • KSMD (99.1 FM; Pangburn, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)
  • KBTA-FM (99.5 FM; Batesville, AR; Owner: Wrd Entertainment, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Newport City, Arkansas

  • KAIT (Channel 8; Egypt, AR; Owner: Kait License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Newport City, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 339  (28.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 102  (8.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 248  (20.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 54  (4.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 180  (15.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 403  (32.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 406  (32.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 349  (27.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 169 Farms In Newport City, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Newport City, Arkansas

Merchants & Planters' Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $496.6k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 9

Iberiabank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $15.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 183

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Newport City, Arkansas

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 23.0 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 37.7 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Searcy Municipal


    (about 38.0 miles in Searcy, Arkansas; Airport Code: SRC)

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 40.1 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)

  • Kirk Field


    (about 52.5 miles in Paragould, Arkansas; Airport Code: PGR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Newport City, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.90%

Carpooled

11.03%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.37%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.43%

Other Means

1.68%

Worked At Home

1.59%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Newport City, Arkansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 980

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 147

Female householder, no husband present : 411

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,085

Householder not living alone : 119


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 150

Female householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and male partner : 70

All other households : 2,511


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 705

Renter-occupied housing units : 275

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 101

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 175

Renter-occupied housing units : 236

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 698

Renter-occupied housing units : 506


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 396

$10,000 to $14,999 : 335

$15,000 to $19,999 : 271

$20,000 to $24,999 : 290

$25,000 to $29,999 : 89

$30,000 to $34,999 : 176

$35,000 to $39,999 : 332

$40,000 to $44,999 : 122

$45,000 to $49,999 : 99

$50,000 to $59,999 : 192

$60,000 to $74,999 : 142

$75,000 to $99,999 : 107

$100,000 to $124,999 : 111

$125,000 to $149,999 : 41

$150,000 to $199,999 : 39

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Total : 3,318


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Occupied : 2,742

Vacant : 576


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 34

Built 2000 to 2004 : 70

Built 1990 to 1999 : 284

Built 1980 to 1989 : 416

Built 1970 to 1979 : 837

Built 1960 to 1969 : 688

Built 1950 to 1959 : 634

Built 1940 to 1949 : 135

Built 1939 or earlier : 220


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 1,985

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 29

Electricity : 711

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 17

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 30

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 15

$20,000 to $24,999 : 17

$25,000 to $29,999 : 46

$30,000 to $34,999 : 68

$35,000 to $39,999 : 116

$40,000 to $49,999 : 177

$50,000 to $59,999 : 161

$60,000 to $69,999 : 233

$70,000 to $79,999 : 173

$80,000 to $89,999 : 221

$90,000 to $99,999 : 57

$100,000 to $124,999 : 79

$125,000 to $149,999 : 53

$150,000 to $174,999 : 83

$175,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 to $249,999 : 33

$250,000 to $299,999 : 10

$300,000 to $399,999 : 18

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 12

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 42

Home equity loan only : 25

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 700

Housing units without a mortgage : 857


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Newport City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $70,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $77,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $102,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $69,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $64,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $49,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $48,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $81,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Newport City, Arkansas: 58.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Newport City, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 91.45%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 7.9%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 0.65%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Newport City, Arkansas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $270,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $270,000
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $682,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $682,000
2005        
  Single Family 13 13 $1,493,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $1,493,000
2006        
  Single Family 7 7 $713,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $713,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Newport City, AR): $24,151
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Newport City): $59,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Newport City): $330
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Newport City, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 74.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.1%
Electricity: 21.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Newport City, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Newport City, Arkansas

Jackson County Health Unit


     Address: 1505 North Pecan, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Harris Hospital Hha


     Address: 1301 Mclain Street, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/3/1982

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 619 North Ninth Street, Augusta, Arkansas 72006
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/26/1984

Woodruff County Health Unit


     Address: 623 North 9th Street, Augusta, Arkansas 72006
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Wrmc Progressive Home Care


     Address: 1929 Harrison Street, Batesville, Arkansas 72503
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/6/1983

Hospitals Close To Newport City, Arkansas

Harris Hospital


     Address: 1205 Mclain Street, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

White River Medical Center


     Address: 1710 Harrison Street, Batesville, Arkansas 72503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Bernards Medical Ctr


     Address: 225 E Jackson, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nea Medical Center


     Address: 3024 Stadium Boulevard, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"surgical Hospital Of Jonesboro, Llc,the"


     Address: 909 Enterprise Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Newport City, Arkansas

Newport Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1311 No Pecan St, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 50%

Lindley Healthcare Llc


     Address: 326 Lindley Lane, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 58%

Oakdale Nursing Facility


     Address: 101 Cynthia, Judsonia, Arkansas 72081
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 62%

White River Medical Center


     Address: 1710 Harrison Street, Batesville, Arkansas 72503
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 10
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Batesville Healthcare Center


     Address: 1975 White Drive, Batesville, Arkansas 72501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 59%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Newport City, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 108 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Newport City, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 1,355
    Disabled Workers: 445
    Widowers Workers: 285
    Spouses Workers: 100
    Children Workers: 230


(updated 2007)



Jackson County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 56.52%
  • Bush & Cheney 42.19%
  • Other 1.29%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Newport City, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Jackson County, AR

5.37 % of Jackson County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $25,493

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Jackson County, AR (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • White County , AR 0.83 % ($15,953 AGI )
  • Independence County , AR 0.58 % ($22,900 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.44 % ($48,870 AGI )

Relocation away from Jackson County, AR

6.79 % of Jackson County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,487

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Jackson County, AR (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • White County , AR 0.99 % ($34,635 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 0.87 % ($30,370 AGI )
  • Independence County , AR 0.72 % ($121,658 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Arkansas

Low Bracket: $3,699 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $31,000 (7.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Arkansas

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Newport City, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Newport City, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
02/21/2005, 04:40 am 0 0 $1K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Newport City, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Newport City, Arkansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 2 n/a n/a 1 0 0 0 1 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 26 n/a n/a 14 0 0 0 14 n/a 0 0
Rape 2 2 2 n/a n/a 6 5 9 3 9 n/a 5 7
    per 100,000 25 25 26 n/a n/a 81 70 120 41 123 n/a 64 91
Robbery 7 1 1 n/a n/a 13 4 5 7 5 n/a 13 16
    per 100,000 89 13 13 n/a n/a 177 56 67 95 68 n/a 165 209
Assault 14 14 35 n/a n/a 41 37 28 46 57 n/a 3 5
    per 100,000 178 177 460 n/a n/a 557 519 374 625 781 n/a 38 65
Burglary 84 56 82 n/a n/a 130 90 94 127 124 n/a 156 190
    per 100,000 1,068 707 1,079 n/a n/a 1,765 1,262 1,255 1,725 1,698 n/a 1,984 2,481
Larceny Theft 178 99 402 n/a n/a 364 394 362 317 320 n/a 414 406
    per 100,000 2,263 1,250 5,289 n/a n/a 4,943 5,527 4,831 4,305 4,382 n/a 5,266 5,302
Vehicle Theft 30 27 24 n/a n/a 24 20 12 10 14 n/a 20 13
    per 100,000 381 341 316 n/a n/a 326 281 160 136 192 n/a 254 170
Arson 0 0 2 n/a n/a 1 1 3 1 0 n/a 3 2
    per 100,000 0 0 26 n/a n/a 14 14 40 14 0 n/a 38 26
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
6 4 10 n/a n/a 15 12 11 14 18 n/a 5 7
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
73 46 128 n/a n/a 130 126 118 114 115 n/a 148 153
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
39 25 69 n/a n/a 73 69 64 64 66 n/a 77 80


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Arkansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,864 6,426 7,612 8,099 9,219 10,151 8,996 11,474 12,919 13,813


(updated 2014)



Jails in Newport City, Arkansas


  • Jackson County Detention Center


    Second And Elm Street, Newport, AR 72112
    Capacity: 29
    Confined: 37
    Avg. Population: 31
    Year Built: 1980


(updated 2006)



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