Newport, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 889 housing units in Newport. This represents a 0.5% growth from 885 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 889 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Newport is about 64%. Newport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.6%. Average household size is 2.32 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Newport were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom16.80%
Two Bedrooms34.90%
Three Bedrooms35%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.62
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$79,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$69,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.79
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$346

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan10.20%
Simple Mortgage54.30%
Debt Free35.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%