Newport East, RI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,225 housing units in Newport East. This represents a 9% growth from 4,793 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,225 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Newport East is about 58.8%. Newport East's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.8%. Average household size is 2.31 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Newport East were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom16.30%
Two Bedrooms34.30%
Three Bedrooms33%
Four Bedrooms13.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$148,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$267,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$886

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan9.10%
Simple Mortgage57.40%
Debt Free27.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.7%