Find Your New Home in Newport Near Woodbury
Welcome to Newport, one of the most economically diverse areas in the country. The perfect blend of cosmopolitan and charming, the community balances industrial, commercial, educational, and cultural functions in one city center.
POPULATION Around 3,577
median home price $335,161
median household income $62,865
Location! Location! Location!
Newport has a great sense of community, but when you’re ready to venture beyond the city borders, you’ll love the quick access to shopping and dining in Woodbury, quick access to I-494, and 15-minute drive to downtown St. Paul.
Newport's Historical Background
The Past Is Always Present Here
Newport is a river town with a rich history. It’s home to the Kavanaugh Log Cabin, which was built in 1840 when the Kaposia mission was moved to a well-known landing site for early pioneers. There’s a huge boulder known as Red Rock, which is a sacred shrine to the Sioux. And both the Railroad Switching Tower and Newport Library date from the late 1800s.
Students Thrive Here
Newport is in the South Washington County School District, home to East Ridge High School, which scored an “A” overall grade from niche.com. The school is known for its learning labs, where listening, observing and demonstration help drive learning home.
Top-rated schools in Newport
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Beautiful New Build Homes for Sale in Newport, MN
As you explore your options for new-build homes for sale in Newport, MN, review a few of the possibilities provided by M/I Homes below. Our Newport new home construction options can offer you the comfort and efficiency you’ve been seeking in a new home. Be sure to contact our team with any questions.