New Homes for Sale in Newport, MN

Located just 15 minutes from the Twin Cities, this delightful, small river community is nestled into bluff lands bordered by large trees, has a charming downtown, and is home to one of the top-rated high schools in Minnesota.

Newport Communities

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
  • area 3.861
  • median home price $335,161
  • median household income $62,865

Getting Around


If you’ve been looking for a family-friendly town with great schools near the Twin Cities, you’ll find it in Newport.

Lovely neighborhoods and an attractive downtown characterize the Newport, which sits along the upper Mississippi River, borders the town of Woodbury, and is just a 15-minute commute to downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul. Families love the cost of living and the fast that their students attend East Ridge High School, which is ranked 13th in the state by usnews.com. Creating a strong sense of community is a priority in Newport, year-round. In summer, a community garden gives green thumbs a place to grow things throughout the warmer months. The second Sunday in August is the town’s “Pioneer Day”–an annual get-together featuring a parade and live music. And Winter brings “Family Fun Night,” which brings residents together for an evening of skating, winter games, music, and refreshments.

Discover the neighborhood and all it has to offer

Discover what’s around the community, plan your commute, and find the perfect dinner spot.

3.5 miles away (about a 6 minute drive)
Bailey School Forest Park
4.5 miles away (about a 8 minute drive)
Loveland Park
4.1 miles away (about a 7 minute drive)

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.