U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Newport News, VA

Newport News City County, Virginia

Latitude: 37.071046     Longitude: -76.484557
Population 179,899 (2005)
Elevation of Newport News, Virginia: 30 feet
NEWPORT NEWS is located in NEWPORT NEWS CITY county, Virginia at latitude 37.071046 and longitude -76.484557 with an elevation of 30 feet. The population of NEWPORT NEWS is 179,899 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of -0.14% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of NEWPORT NEWS is 23608.

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Population 2005: 179,899
Population 2004: 181,917
Population 2003: 181,255
Population 2002: 179,638
Population 2001: 179,526
Population 2000: 180,150 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 170,045 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: -0.14%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 5.94%

Population (2005 Estimate): 176,591
Male: 84,853 (48.05%)
Female: 91,738 (51.95%)

Median age: 33.00 years

Races, 2005 Data (% change from 2000):
White: 48.54% (-3.43%)
Black or African American: 41.25% (+2.18%)
Hispanic or Latino: 4.68% (+0.46%)
Asian: 2.84% (+0.51%)
Two or more races: 2.71% (-0.06%)
Other race: 1.61% (-0.18%)
American Indian: 0.50% (+0.08%)

Housing Units: 74,117 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 68.2942 square miles
Water Area: 50.7564 square miles

Most populous zip code: 23608



All zip codes:
23601, 23602, 23603, 23605, 23606, 23607, 23608, 23609, 23612, 23628
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Newport News

Battery Park, VA 7mi SW
Hampton, VA 7.3mi ESE
Poquoson, VA 7.5mi NE
Fort Eustis, VA 7.6mi NW
Seaford, VA 9mi NNE
Carrollton, VA 9.5mi SSW
Smithfield, VA 9.8mi SW
Fort Monroe, VA 10.2mi ESE
Rushmere, VA 10.5mi W
Yorktown, VA 11.4mi N


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 16,059 (9.09%)
5 to 9 years: 14,351 (8.13%)
10 to 14 years: 12,779 (7.24%)
15 to 19 years: 12,273 (6.95%)
20 to 24 years: 11,885 (6.73%)
25 to 34 years: 24,929 (14.12%)
35 to 44 years: 27,397 (15.51%)
45 to 54 years: 23,689 (13.41%)
55 to 59 years: 8,864 (5.02%)
60 to 64 years: 6,937 (3.93%)
65 to 74 years: 9,421 (5.33%)
75 to 84 years: 6,690 (3.79%)
85 years and over: 1,317 (0.75%)

Median age: 33.00 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 125,529 (71.08%)
21 years and over: 119,100 (67.44%)
62 years and over: 20,325 (11.51%)
65 years and over: 17,428 (9.87%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 125,529 (71.08%)
Male: 59,012 (47.01% of this group)
Female: 66,517 (52.99% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 17,428 (9.87%)
Male: 6,874 (39.44% of this group)
Female: 10,554 (60.56% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 171,808 (97.29%)
Two or more Races: 4,783 (2.71%)
White: 85,712 (48.54%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 8,257 (4.68%)
Black or African American: 72,849 (41.25%)
Asian: 5,017 (2.84%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0.00%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 876 (0.50%)
Some other race: 2,837 (1.61%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 8,257 (4.68%)
Mexican: 3,538 (2.00%)
Puerto Rican: 868 (0.49%)
Cuban: 336 (0.19%)
Other Hispanic or Latino: 3,515 (1.99%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 168,334 (95.32%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 4,783 (2.71%)
White and Black or African American: 2,779 (1.57%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 168 (0.10%)
White and Asian: 122 (0.07%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 1,027 (0.58%)
Two races including Some other race: 0 (0.00%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 4,374 (2.48%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 176,591 (100.00%)
Householder: 70,303 (39.81%)
Spouse: 33,359 (18.89%)
Child: 55,630 (31.50%)
Other relatives: 8,923 (5.05%)
Nonrelatives: 8,376 (4.74%)
Unmarried partner: 2,748 (1.56%)
Total households: 73,237
Family households (families): 50,174 (68.51%)
With own children under 18 years: 24,136 (32.96%)
Married-couple families: 35,002 (47.79%)
With own children under 18 years: 14,520 (19.83%)
Male householder, no wife present: 3,451 (4.71%)
With own children under 18 years: 2,062 (2.82%)
Female householder, no husband present: 11,721 (16.00%)
With own children under 18 years: 7,554 (10.31%)
Nonfamily households: 23,063 (31.49%)
Householder living alone: 20,314 (27.74%)
65 years and over: 6,093 (8.32%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 27,165 (37.09%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 13,972 (19.08%)
Average household size : 2.41
Average family size: 2.91

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