Neons atomic number is 10 and its in period 2; group 18. It's mass is 20.1797 and its symbol is Ne. It is a Noble gas, thus making it a non-metal.
Neon is normally used to make signs and other fancy things.
As a refrigerant
Liquid neon is an important cryogenic refrigerant. It has 40x the freeze capacity as helium and 3x as much as hydrogen
High voltage switch
Its used in switches to make high voltage switches