In 2018, Newport News city, VA had a population of 180k people with a median age of 33.3 and a median household income of $51,884. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Newport News city, VA declined from 180,775 to 180,145, a -0.348% decrease and its median household income grew from $51,082 to $51,884, a 1.57% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Newport News city, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (43.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (39.7%), White (Hispanic) (4.89%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.05%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.12%). 0% of the households in Newport News city, VA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.7% of the residents in Newport News city, VA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Newport News city, VA are Christopher Newport University (1,245 degrees awarded in 2019), Riverside College of Health Careers (167 degrees), and Centura College-Newport News (103 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Newport News city, VA was $193,100, and the homeownership rate was 49.1%. Most people in Newport News city, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Newport News city, VA was 2 cars per household.