Newport News Information

Newport News Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Newport News, VA

General Newport News Information

State: Virginia

County: Newport News County

Close cities: Rushmere, VA, Rescue, VA, Hampton, VA, Battery Park, VA, Yorktown, VA, Seaford, VA, Newport News, VA, Smithfield, VA, Poquoson, VA, Carrollton, VA

Newport News Population (census data)
Total 179,153 (+0.1% since 2000)
Male 86,695 (48.4%)
Female 92,458 (51.6%)

Population Density: 2,623 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.6 (US Avg is 100)

Newport News Elevation: 15 feet above sea level

Land Area: 68.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $45,359

Zip Codes: 23601, 23603, 23607, 23605, 23608, 23609, 23628, 23612, 23602, 23606, and 23630.

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Newport News Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (52.0%)
  • Black (39.1%)
  • Hispanic (4.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Korean (0.7%)
  • Filipino (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (9.6%)
  • English (8.3%)
  • United States (7.8%)
  • Irish (7.4%)
  • Italian (3.2%)
  • French (2.0%)
Foriegn Born: 8,610 people (4.8%)
  • Asia (45.5%)
  • Europe (31.8%)
  • Latin America (22.7%)

Local Newport News Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Washington Capitals

Newport News School Information

High Schools
Denbigh High (259 Denbigh Boulevard, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Heritage High (5800 Marshall Avenue, Newport News, VA, 23605 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Menchville High (275 Menchville Road, Newport News, VA, 23602 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Warwick High (51 Copeland Lane, Newport News, VA, 23601 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Woodside High (13450 Woodside Lane, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Achievable Dream Middle (3401 Orcutt Avenue, Newport News, VA, 23607 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Crittenden Middle (6158 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA, 23605 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Ethel M. Gildersleeve Middle (1 Minton Drive, Newport News, VA, 23606 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Homer L. Hines Middle (561 McLawhorne Drive, Newport News, VA, 23601 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Huntington Middle (3401 Orcutt Avenue, Newport News, VA, 23607 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
J. M. Dozier Middle (432 Industrial Park Drive, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Mary Passage Middle (400 Atkinson Way, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Reservoir Middle (15638 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
B. C. Charles Elementary (701 Menchville Road, Newport News, VA, 23602 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Carver Elementary (6160 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA, 23605 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
David A. Dutrow Elementary (60 Curtis Tignor Road, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Deer Park Elementary (11541 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA, 23601 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
George J. McIntosh Elementary (185 Richneck Road, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Hidenwood Elementary (501 Blount Point Road, Newport News, VA, 23606 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Hilton Elementary (225 River Road, Newport News, VA, 23601 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Horace H. Epes Elementary (855 Lucas Creek Road, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Joseph H. Saunders Elementary (853 Harpersville Road, Newport News, VA, 23601 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Kiln Creek Elementary (1501 Kiln Creek Parkway, Newport News, VA, 23602 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
L. F. Palmer Elementary (100 Palmer Lane, Newport News, VA, 23602 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Lee Hall Elementary (17346 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News, VA, 23603 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Newsome Park Elementary (4200 Marshall Avenue, Newport News, VA, 23607 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Oliver C. Greenwood Elementary (13460 Woodside Lane, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
R. O. Nelson Elementary (826 Moyer Road, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Richard T. Yates Elementary (73 Maxwell Lane, Newport News, VA, 23606 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Richneck Elementary (205 Tyner Drive, Newport News, VA, 23608 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Riverside Elementary (1100 Country Club Road, Newport News, VA, 23606 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Sedgefield Elementary (804 Main Street, Newport News, VA, 23605 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
South Morrison Elementary (746 Adams Drive, Newport News, VA, 23601 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
T. Ryland Sanford Elementary (480 Colony Road, Newport News, VA, 23602 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Willis A. Jenkins Elementary (80 Menchville Road, Newport News, VA, 23602 - Newport News City Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Achievable Dream Academy (726 16th Street, Newport News, VA, 23607 - Newport News City Public Schools District)

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