Clerk Offices in Newport County, Rhode Island

There are 7 Clerk Offices in Newport County, Rhode Island, serving a population of 83,204 people in an area of 103 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 11,886 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 14 square miles.

In Rhode Island, Newport County is ranked 1st of 5 counties in Clerk Offices per capita, and 2nd of 5 counties in Clerk Offices per square mile.

List of Newport County Clerk Offices

Find Newport County, Rhode Island clerk offices, including county, city, and circuit clerks, and clerks of court.

Jamestown Clerk 93 Narragansett Avenue Jamestown, RI

Little Compton Town Clerk 40 Commons Little Compton, RI

Middletown Clerk 350 East Main Road Middletown, RI

Newport City Clerk 43 Broadway Newport, RI

Newport County Clerk 45 Washington Square Newport, RI

Portsmouth Clerk 2200 East Main Road Portsmouth, RI

Tiverton Town Clerk 343 Highland Road Tiverton, RI

About the Newport County Clerk Office

Clerks Offices in Newport County, RI are responsible for maintaining public records for the county. The Clerk's office provides public access to records in accordance with local government regulations and laws. The Newport County Office also provides support for the local elections process. The duties and responsibilities of the Clerk is regulated through Rhode Island state, Newport County, and local government statutes, ordinances, charters and regulations.

Residents may contact the Office of the Clerk for questions about:
  • Newport County public records
  • Property records, mortgage records and title deeds
  • Newport County, Rhode Island vital records, birth records, death records and certificates
  • Marriage and divorce records, licenses and applications
  • Business & professional licenses, permits, and registrations
  • Election records, voter registration and poll locations

Newport County Household Demographic Statistics

Find Newport County Households, Marital Status, and Veteran Status. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Newport County Households
 Newport CountyRhode Island
Households35,217410,885
Married Couples16,704 (47.4%)182,276 (44.4%)
Nonfamily Households13,668 (38.8%)155,219 (37.8%)
Newport County Marital Status
 Newport CountyRhode Island
Married Couples16,704 (47.4%)182,276 (44.4%)
Unmarried Couples1,917 (2.4%)28,589 (2.8%)
Never Married Men12,227 (35.0%)167,844 (39.4%)
Separated Men261 (0.7%)4,981 (1.2%)
Widowed Men939 (2.7%)11,090 (2.6%)
Divorced Men3,071 (8.8%)40,391 (9.5%)
Never Married Women10,424 (28.7%)156,024 (33.9%)
Separated Women417 (1.1%)8,666 (1.9%)
Widowed Women3,301 (9.1%)42,802 (9.3%)
Divorced Women4,690 (12.9%)58,286 (12.7%)
Newport County Veteran Status
 Newport CountyRhode Island
Veterans7,048 (10.7%)57,524 (6.8%)