Newport News Real Estate Market Overview

Could Newport News, VA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Newport News. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Newport News s...uch as Hampton and Yorktown. When you’re ready, Trulia has 871 resale and new homes in Newport News lined up for you, including 25 open houses, and 414 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$173,900

Median Sales Price

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$109

Price Per Sqft

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$1,200

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Newport News show a 2% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -4% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Newport News for Jan 20 to Apr 19 was $173,900 based on 285 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Newport News was $109, an increase of 7% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Newport News for Mar 20 to Apr 20 was $1,200.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Newport News can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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5,914

Counts of Theft

3,372

Counts of Assault

1,903

Counts of Vandalism


Best Schools in Newport News

There are 47 schools in Newport News.

Elementary Schools
9

Deer Park Elementary School

Public, PK - 5

8

Hilton Elementary School

Public, K - 5

6

R.O. Nelson Elementary School

Public, K - 5

Middle Schools
6

B.T. Washington Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

5

J.M. Dozier Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

4

Ethel M. Gildersleeve Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
6

Menchville High School

Public, 9 - 12

5

Woodside High School

Public, 9 - 12

3

Achievable Dream Middle/High School

Public, 6 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Newport News by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
34%
Single residents
Home owners
55%
Home owners
Median age
35
Median age
Household income
$47,889
Median household income
College educated
28%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Newport News commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
96% commute by car
0% commute by bike
2% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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