The City of Newport News sits on a prime vantage point where the James River meets the Chesapeake Bay. The city runs approximately 23 miles along the James River and the Hampton Roads Harbor. Steeped in history, it is a community of diverse trades including shipbuilding, technological research and international commerce.
Newport News is a bustling city that is rich in history and culture. It is bordered to the east and north by York County, Williamsburg to the west, Hampton to the east, and the James River to the south and west.
Newport News is a military-friendly city that is bustling with plenty of shopping and attractions. It is comprised of some of the following neighborhoods: Denbigh, East End, Port Warwick, Hilton Village, Menchville, Oyster Point and Warwick.
The city features the Virginia Living Museum, The Mariner's Museum, The Noland Trail and many other museums, parks and shopping attractions.