Why Live in Newport News, Virginia?

Today, in our continuing series on “Why Live In…,” we explore Newport News, Virginia.

Newport News is an independent city in the Hampton Roads Metropolitan Area and is surrounded by several major highways and has many public transportation options.

Here are a few quick highlights:

  • Estimated Population: 182,000
  • Estimated Median Household Income: $49,200
  • Estimated Home Value: $184,500
  • Unemployment Rate: 5.50%

There are several great schools and amazing homes in Newport News, Virginia. Nine of the schools in Newport News have received Cruvita Medals of Excellence at the national level, which you can see here, or you can see their position on a map by clicking here.

Interested in the available homes in Newport News, Virginia? You can click here to see homes for sale and for rent in the area.

What do you think about Newport News, Virginia? Would you buy a home and raise your family here? Let us know on our feedback page, on our Facebook page or on Twitter!