The Newport Municipal Building on Third Street in downtown NewportThe restored Iron Mountain Railroad Depot used for community events and special occasionsNewport Lake as seen along Country Club Road in the city limits of NewportNew Terminal at the Newport Regional Airport

Welcome to Newport, Arkansas

Newport is located in northeast Arkansas and offers the wonderful qualities of living in small town America, while also having access to big city conveniences just a short drive away.  Whether it is educational opportunities in the public schools or Arkansas State University-Newport, cultural activities at Jacksonport State Park, through the local festivals held year round or a cost of living that is lower than the state and national averages, you’ll find a lot of reasons to love Newport.  Come, visit and stay – for a day or a lifetime and you’ll find out why we love our hometown.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Want to start a business in Newport, Arkansas?  Check out our Newport Business Starter Kit to get you started on the right track!

Message from the Mayor

Message from the Mayor

City Map

City Map

Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events