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Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexNewportSouth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$29,289$25,521$29,829
Median household income$59,362$46,898$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,781$57,389$70,586
Median income renter occupied$57,668$29,505$35,192
Median earnings male$45,353$32,196$36,919
Median earnings female$30,345$23,580$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%5.0%4.7%
Poverty level2.8%17.2%15.1%

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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Newport is 2% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Newport is 7% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Newport is 55% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Newport is 82% lower than the national average

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      $39,570 $59,362 $118,724
      $31,262 $46,898 $93,796
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Newport median earnings by income bracket

      Newport employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector22.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services9.3%3.8%
      Wholesale & retail services4.9%5.5%
      Public administration8.5%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%4.9%
      Education, health & social services8.7%49.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Marvin, NC6,056$185,862236.0%
      Tega Cay, SC9,026$120,346117.5%
      Lake Wylie, SC11,472$77,29839.7%
      India Hook, SC4,192$68,07723.1%
      Fort Mill, SC13,181$66,74820.7%
      Newport, SC3,493$59,3627.3%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Etowah, TN3,493$32,45441.3%
      Camden, DE3,494$61,48011.1%
      Gooding, ID3,494$27,05551.1%
      Germantown Hills, IL3,491$98,46278.0%
      Carman, MB3,491n/a 
      Newport, SC3,493$59,3627.3%
      Source: The Newport, SC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).