The Comprehensive Planning Division conducts demographic and socioeconomic research for various planning efforts across the city. The annual Statistical Profile provides information on demographics, employment, income, housing, and commuting citywide and by census tracts. For more information, please contact the Department of Planning at 757-926-8761.
The Department of Planning conducts the annual apartment survey and assessment of the City’s income-assisted housing stock to better understand multi-family component of the housing profile and guide future housing and land use planning efforts. The purpose of the report is to measure the availability and quantify the cost of market-rate rental and income-assisted housing for multi-family units in Newport News. The annual report is available in August each year.