One of the two original counties of Rhode Island, Newport County is known for its historic architecture and beautiful seaside ambiance. Whether you like the bustle of activity found in a worldwide tourist destination or the serenity of the coastal countryside, Newport County offers something for everyone. Consisting of Aquidneck, Prudence and Conanicut Islands, Newport County is a veritable time capsule of American history and one of Rhode Island’s most picturesque areas.
Newport County is comprised of the following cities/towns:
Jamestown, Little Compton, Middletown, Newport, Portsmouth, Tiverton