Newport County Flood Maps (Rhode Island)

Assessors in Newport County, Rhode Island are charged with determining the value of taxable property within a county or local area. These property value assessments are used to levy property taxes. In addition to tax assessment, assessors maintain detailed county and local maps that show parcel boundaries and buildings, including flood maps. These Newport County flood maps show flood zones, flood damage, topography, and drainage patterns, which can impact property values. Newport County Assessors may make flood maps available on their websites.

Jamestown Assessor Jamestown RI 93 Narragansett Avenue 02835 401-423-7200

Little Compton Assessor Little Compton RI 40 Commons 02837 401-635-4509

Newport Assessor Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-845-5351

Portsmouth Town Assessor Portsmouth RI 2200 East Main Road 02871 401-683-1536

Tiverton Assessor Tiverton RI 343 Highland Road 02878 401-625-6709


Clerks in Newport County, Rhode Island keep public records for a county or local government, including a number of different types of documents. As part of their duties, Clerks maintain detailed maps, including Newport County flood maps. These maps contain flood zone information, flood hazards, topography, rivers, lakes, and other bodies of water, as well as other flood-related information. Clerks may also keep Newport County historical flood maps. These flood maps may be available through the Clerk's website.

Jamestown Clerk Jamestown RI 93 Narragansett Avenue 02835 401-423-7200

Little Compton Town Clerk Little Compton RI 40 Commons 02837 401-635-4400

Middletown Clerk Middletown RI 350 East Main Road 02842 401-847-0009

Newport City Clerk Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-845-5341

Newport County Clerk Newport RI 45 Washington Square 02840 401-841-8340

Portsmouth Clerk Portsmouth RI 2200 East Main Road 02871 401-683-2101

Tiverton Town Clerk Tiverton RI 343 Highland Road 02878 401-625-6703

Emergency Services in Newport County, Rhode Island manage emergency preparations, responses, and recovery at different levels of government. They may handle natural disasters, severe weather incidents, and a number of other emergency situations. As part of their responsibility for preparedness, Emergency Services departments often maintain Newport County flood maps, including flood zones, flood insurance rates, FEMA flood information, and flood hazards. The maps also show water flow and drainage patterns, and may contain emergency flood response information. Newport County flood maps may be available online through Emergency Services departments.

Jamestown Emergency Medical Services Jamestown RI 12 Knowles Court 02835 401-423-7276

Middletown Emergency Services Middletown RI 855 Aquidneck Avenue 02842 401-619-7650


Building Departments in Newport County, Rhode Island ensure the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing building codes. As part of this process, Newport County Building Departments use flood maps to establish standards for building construction and resistance to natural disasters. Many maintain and evaluate flood maps, which include information on Newport County flood zones, flood hazards, topography, soil composition, and flood drainage patterns. These maps may also include information on building codes and regulations related to flooding. These flood maps may be available online through the Building Department.

Jamestown Planning Department Jamestown RI 22 West Street 02835 401-423-7200

Tiverton Planning and Zoning Department Tiverton RI 343 Highland Road 02878 401-625-6718


Recorders of Deeds in Newport County, Rhode Island ensure the accuracy of property and land records by maintaining real estate ownership documents. In addition to property records, Recorders of Deeds also have detailed county and local maps that show property lines and building information, including flood maps. These flood maps show flood zones, topography, soil composition, and flood hazards, as well as other information related to Newport County floods. Newport County Recorders of Deeds may make flood maps available on their websites.

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-845-5334

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Jamestown RI 93 Narragansett Avenue 02835 401-423-9801

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Tiverton RI 343 Highland Road 02878 401-625-6703

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Portsmouth RI 2200 East Main Road 02871 401-683-2101

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Middletown RI 350 East Main Road 02842 401-847-0009

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Little Compton RI PO Box 226 02837 401-635-4400


Archives in Newport County, Rhode Island collect and store documents and other records that have historic value. Most archives also contain local Newport County maps, including flood maps. These flood maps include Newport County flood zones, topography, and soil composition. They may also show drainage patterns and flood hazards. Archives may also have historical flood maps that show major floods from the past as well as Newport County flood plan improvements. Many archives are housed within libraries, and archives may provide online access to their flood map collections.

Newport Police Records Archive Newport RI 120 Broadway 02840 401-847-5521

Newport Vital Records Archive Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-845-5339