Newport is a city located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. It is within and the county seat of Jackson County. It has a total area of 13.83 square miles at 35°36′43″N 91°15′44″W. The elevation is 223 feet above sea level. Recent job growth is positively increased by 2.75 percent. The average travel time is 20 minutes. It has Zip code 72112.