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Newport Jobs Overview

24,881
Job Openings
4.1%
Unemployment Rate
$47,030
Median Base Salary
15k
Population

Newport has the 1908th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 0.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Newport is part of the Cincinnati metro area. Unemployment in the Cincinnati area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Cincinnati has the 29th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Newport is below average at $47,030, and the median cost of a home in Newport is $113,700, which is below the national average. 18% of workers in Newport hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 78% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Newport. 83% of Newport workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Newport spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.