Newport is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 6,483 people and just one neighborhood, Newport is the 163rd largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Newport is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Newport is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newport who work in sales jobs (14.00%), office and administrative support (13.26%) and food service (6.14%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Newport is worth considering.
Despite being a small town, Newport has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.