The median income of Newport County residents was an inflation-adjusted $35,475 per year. Newport County had 35,421 households in 2017, with a population of 83,204.
Providence County had the lowest annual resident income among counties in Rhode Island, with a median income of only $26,930 per year. That was $8,545 less than the median income in Newport County at the time. Providence County had 238,465 households in 2017 and a population of 633,704.
The table below shows the state's counties ranked by median annual resident earnings in 2017.