Newport News, Virginia 

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Economy in Newport News, Virginia

Newport News has an unemployment rate of 3.7%. The US average is 3.9%.

Newport News has seen the job market increase by 1.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.6%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Newport News
- The Sales Tax Rate for Newport News is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Newport News is 5.8%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Newport News
- The average income of a Newport News resident is $25,408 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Newport News resident is $51,000 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYNewport News, VirginiaUnited States
  3.5%3.7%
  1.3%1.6%
  31.6%33.5%
  6.0%6.2%
  5.8%4.6%
  $26,028$31,177
  $51,082$57,652
  $60,635$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.1%6.2%
  12.9%10.4%
  2.1%2.7%
  13.4%11.6%
  3.3%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  1.3%2.1%
  2.6%4.7%
  1.8%1.9%
  4.9%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  5.4%4.3%
  9.6%9.3%
  12.9%13.8%
  2.3%2.2%
  8.6%7.4%
  4.4%4.9%
  8.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Newport News    35 Reviews
    Not Horrible, but not great either - 7/9/2018
    Reading a lot of other reviews here I can agree and understand a lot of the negative sentiment. NPN has some crime. Just about as much as any other place from what I've... Read More

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    not that bad - 12/19/2016
    Its not that bad here. I moved here from the actual city of Chicago and not the suburbs. Believe me I have seen my share of violence. My senior and junior year I had... Read More

    Of all the places I have lived and visited, this i - 5/1/2016
    Look I am not gonna sit here and just bash on Newport News because the peak of my childhood happened here, that is, before it turned into the Compton of the East Coast. ... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN NEWPORT NEWS, VIRGINIA
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