Newport News, Virginia Houses for Sale

Located in the southeastern end of the Virginia Peninsula, Newport News is included in the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. With the city’s proximity to VirginiaBeach and the Atlantic Ocean, residents and visitors can experience history, ships, and the great outdoors that this city can offer. Many of the residents in the town are employed at the Newport News Shipbuilding, US AirForce installations, and other military bases in the area. Nearby cities may have an image of the village as a shipyard, port, violent crimes, etc.; however, Newport News has the best shopping and retail centers, and vast commercial areas for restaurants, theaters, and more.

Newport News, VA Prices for Houses for Sale

294,943 +6%
257,771 +17%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Newport News Homes for Purchase

256 -21%
272 -16%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

23 +0%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 449  
Police Civilians 174  
Total Arrests 5,011 (2020)
Total Incidents 11,548 (2020)
CrimeScore 41.03  
National Rank 3871st  
Statewide Rank 125th  

Local Statistics

Population 179,062 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,583 (-2.47%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 32
Arson 23
Assault Offenses 3,631
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 437
Counterfeiting/Forgery 70
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 1,675
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 1,586
Embezzlement 44
Extortion/Blackmail 17
Fraud Offenses 669
Gambling Offenses 1
Homicide Offenses 25
Kidnapping/Abduction 81
Larceny/Theft Offenses 2,944
Motor Vehicle Theft 338
Pornography/Obscene Material 67
Prostitution Offenses 12
Robbery 107
Sex Offenses 125
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 4
Stolen Property Offenses 22
Weapon Law Violations 1,376

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