Newport is full of southern hospitality that captures the young, preserves the past and looks toward a bright future. Located just a few miles from Morehead City and Havelock, Newport offers convenient access to Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, a variety of art and culture and beautiful beaches within 15 minutes. While here, you’ll enjoy recreational activities, fresh local produce, festivals and more.
If you’re looking for a great place to call home, or a thriving small community in which to grow your business, Newport is a place you’ll be glad you found.
Browse our site for features and information about municipal government, business and why we are the town of old fashioned courtesy. Then come down and visit. We’d love to meet you.
The Town of Newport
The Town of Newport is planning for future trails, sidewalks, crosswalks, and bicycle routes. The purpose is to expand choices for transportation, recreation, economic development, health and wellness, and safer routes between schools, parks, neighborhoods, and other key destinations. Please support this effort by visiting the project website and taking the public comment form.