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The location of Newport













Welcome to Newport ...

Newport is located in Jones County.

The location of Newport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Newport is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Newport lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Newport ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Marion   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the West (W) of Newport

Located in Linn County

Anamosa   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Newport

Mount Vernon   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Newport

Located in Linn County

Monticello   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Newport

Tipton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Newport

Located in Cedar County

Lisbon   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Newport

Located in Linn County

Central City   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Newport

Located in Linn County

Springville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Newport

Located in Linn County

Mechanicsville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Newport

Located in Cedar County

Clarence   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Newport

Located in Cedar County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Newport.

Communities Also Named Newport ...

While we believe that this Newport is located in Jones County, we know of another 2 Iowa communities named Newport. Those communities are located in the following counties: Johnson and Louisa County.

Beyond Iowa, there are 73 communities that are also named Newport - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California (2), Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (3), Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), New York (4), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (7), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (4), Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah, Vermont, Virginia (4), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Newport.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Newport. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Newport. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Newport.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Newport:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newport ...

Looking for more information about Newport? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Newport? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Newport, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Newport.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Newport. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jones County: www.co.jones.ia.us/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Newport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Newport) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0453, Longitude: -91.2007     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Newport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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