Welcome to Newport, NC


37th Annual Newport PIG COOKIN’ Contest on March 27–28, 2015

More details at www.newportpigcooking.com

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.