Newport, New Hampshire

town in New Hampshire, United States

Newport is a town in and the county seat of Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States.[2] It is 43 miles (69 km) west-northwest of Concord. The population was 6,507 at the 2010 census.[3]

Newport, New Hampshire
Center of Newport in 2016
Center of Newport in 2016
Nickname(s): 
"The Sunshine Town"[1]
Location in Sullivan County and the state of New Hampshire
Location in Sullivan County and the state of New Hampshire
Coordinates: 43°21′55″N 72°10′24″W / 43.36528°N 72.17333°W / 43.36528; -72.17333Coordinates: 43°21′55″N 72°10′24″W / 43.36528°N 72.17333°W / 43.36528; -72.17333
CountryUnited States
StateNew Hampshire
CountySullivan
Incorporated1761
VillagesNewport
Guild
Kelleyville
North Newport
Government
 • Board of SelectmenJeffrey F. Kessler, Chair
Todd Fratzel
William T. Wilmot, Jr.
John H. Hooper II
Barry Connell
 • Town ManagerHunter F. Rieseberg
Area
 • Total43.7 sq mi (113.1 km2)
 • Land43.6 sq mi (112.8 km2)
 • Water0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.18%
Elevation
814 ft (248 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total6,507
 • Density149/sq mi (57.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastern)
ZIP codes
03773 (Newport)
03754 (Guild)
Area code(s)603
FIPS code33-52580
GNIS feature ID0873684
Websitewww.newportnh.net

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Welcome to the Official Town of Newport, NH Website!". Town of Newport. Retrieved September 12, 2016.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. United States Census Bureau, U.S. Census website, 2010 Census figures. Retrieved March 23, 2011.