Newport is located in southeast Rhode Island. Newport is part of Newport County. Newport has 7.67 square miles of land area and 3.72 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Newport population is 24,599, which has shrunk 7.09% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 0.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Newport median household income is $61,320 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 50.78% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 34.05% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Newport median house value is $383,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 136.98% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 81.35% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Newport is much better than the state average in quality. The Newport area code is 401.