Newport, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 487 housing units in Newport. This represents a 11.9% decline from 553 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 487 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 is about 40%. Newport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.2%. Average household size is 2.47 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Newport were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom14.80%
Two Bedrooms42.50%
Three Bedrooms31.80%
Four Bedrooms10.50%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$105,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$88,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$588

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8%
Home Equity Loan14.20%
Simple Mortgage50%
Debt Free27.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%