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Newport Jobs Overview

2,563
Job Openings
3.5%
Unemployment Rate
$41,990
Median Base Salary
6.8k
Population

Newport has the 3102nd largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 1.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Newport is part of the Knoxville metro area. Unemployment in the Knoxville area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Knoxville has the 69th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Newport is below average at $41,990, and the median cost of a home in Newport is $87,400, which is below the national average. 5% of workers in Newport hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 75% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Newport. 84% of Newport workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 12% carpool, and 3% walk. People in Newport spend an average of 16 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.