CITY LANDING: About Newport News

Learn more about the city of Newport News by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Newport News will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Newport News. You can also view apartments for rent in Newport News, VA by clicking the link and search box below.

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Newport News Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 16.21%
    10-17: 11.22%
    18-29: 19.48%
    30-39: 16.13%
    40-49: 14.29%
    50-64: 12.59%
    65 & Over: 10.08%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 68.29 sq mi
    Total Population: 182,878
    Population Density Ranking (National): 59th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 64th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 76th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 71st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $36,597
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $46,749
    Median Income Ranking (National): 39th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 34th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 38th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 33rd percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 46th percentile
    Single: 54th percentile
    Married With Children: 22nd percentile
    Married With No Children: 23rd percentile
    Single With Children: 14th percentile
    Single With No Children: 41st percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: NEWPORT NEWS CITY PBLC SCHS
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 17.45 : 1

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