City of Newport, Washington

Welcome to Newport, Washington

› City Hall built circa 1913

The City of Newport, with a population of 2160, is located on the Washington/Idaho border just west of the Pend Oreille River. With a comfortable elevation of 2,160 feet, Newport is a city that provides a unique experience of four distinct seasons.

We are less than an hour's drive north of Spokane, which has an International airport for easy access to our city. From Spokane you can travel through Newport to ski resorts in both the U.S. and Canadian Rockies. Summers present an enjoyable scenic drive through rugged mountains and along pristine rivers. One can see an abundance of wildlife including deer, elk and moose along with wild birds including pheasants, turkeys, and at the right time of the year bald eagles.



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Water Conservation Notice

Governor Jay Inslee declared droughts around Washington State due to this winter’s low snowpack.

Newport City Administration has implemented extraordinary water conservation measures. What does this mean to you?

Watering your lawn is permitted as follows:

Odd numbered addresses may water on Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Even numbered addresses may water on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Spot water is encouraged on Sunday

Thank you for helping save water!


200 S. Washington Avenue, Newport, WA 99156
Phone (509) 447 5611 - FAX (509) 447 2259

Copyright © 2015 City of Newport. All rights reserved. Last update: 6/30/2015