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Newport is a town in Vermillion County, in the Terre Haute metro area.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for Newport, DE
The latitude of Newport is 39.884N. The longitude is -87.408W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 528 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 568.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Newport demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Vermillion County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Terre Haute area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 47966 ZIP code.
14% of Newport residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Newport ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Newport was $16,771, compared with $21,587 nationally.
5% of Newport residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Newport, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $257. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $494.
Libraries in Newport include Newport-Vermillion County Public Library ... View libraries
Vermillion County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Newport political report.
The average commute time for Newport workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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