East Greenwich, Rhode Island

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Population in 2010: 13,146.
Population change since 2000: +1.5%
 
Males: 6,272  (47.7%)
Females: 6,874  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

44.6 years
Rhode Island median age:

42.3 years

Zip codes: 02818.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $110,564 (it was $70,063 in 2000)
East Greenwich:

$110,564
RI:

$63,870

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $62,478 (it was $38,593 in 2000)

East Greenwich town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $471,919 (it was $238,100 in 2000)
East Greenwich:

$471,919
RI:

$257,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $271,166; detached houses: $280,186; townhouses or other attached units: $244,411; in 2-unit structures: $269,588; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $309,764; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $178,379; mobile homes: $59,218
March 2019 cost of living index in East Greenwich: 110.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in East Greenwich, RI (2010)
    • 12,08591.9%White alone
    • 5314.0%Asian alone
    • 2271.7%Hispanic
    • 1621.2%Two or more races
    • 1030.8%Black alone
    • 220.2%Other race alone
    • 150.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in East Greenwich detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Rhode Island and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in East Greenwich, Rhode Island as of August 12, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in East Greenwich is 4,382 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in East Greenwich by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(7.4)
1
(7.4)
1
(7.5)
1
(7.5)
3
(22.5)
1
(7.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.6)
2
(15.2)
3
(22.8)
3
(22.9)
1
(7.6)
2
(15.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.4)
1
(7.5)
3
(22.6)
3
(22.5)
2
(15.0)
1
(7.6)
1
(7.6)
3
(22.9)
1
(7.6)
1
(7.6)
2
(15.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(22.2)
10
(74.0)
3
(22.5)
1
(7.5)
4
(29.9)
3
(22.5)
4
(30.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.3)
1
(7.6)
5
(38.0)
3
(22.9)
5
(38.1)
7
(53.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
31
(229.0)
30
(222.1)
36
(269.9)
35
(263.3)
23
(172.2)
31
(232.0)
33
(251.3)
30
(229.3)
35
(267.1)
17
(129.0)
23
(174.8)
14
(106.7)
21
(159.8)
21
(160.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
98
(723.9)
206
(1,525)
116
(869.7)
156
(1,173)
118
(883.4)
149
(1,115)
95
(723.5)
128
(978.2)
132
(1,007)
133
(1,009)
108
(820.9)
69
(525.9)
113
(860.0)
89
(681.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(73.9)
10
(74.0)
8
(60.0)
8
(60.2)
6
(44.9)
6
(44.9)
3
(22.8)
4
(30.6)
2
(15.3)
7
(53.1)
5
(38.0)
3
(22.9)
2
(15.2)
5
(38.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(22.2)
2
(14.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.0)
1
(7.5)
1
(7.5)
2
(15.2)
1
(7.6)
1
(7.6)
1
(7.6)
1
(7.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)61.2105.471.284.581.779.456.759.976.269.676.257.860.566.9

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City-data.com crime index in East Greenwich, RI

Crime rate in East Greenwich detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 40 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
Rhode Island average:

2.34
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Ancestries: Irish (23.2%), Italian (20.8%), English (19.2%), German (11.0%), French (6.3%), Swedish (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1677

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 16.6 square miles.

Population density: 793 people per square mile   (low).

East Greenwich, Rhode Island map

619 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe, 1.4% Asia).

This town:

4.8%
Rhode Island:

11.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
East Greenwich town:

1.9% ($4,556)
Rhode Island:

1.9% ($2,507)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Warwick, RI (6.0 miles , pop. 85,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (50.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (136.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

West Warwick, RI (2.1 miles ),
North Kingstown, RI (2.2 miles ),
Warwick, RI (2.4 miles ),
Coventry, RI (2.6 miles ),
Exeter, RI (2.9 miles ),
Cranston, RI (3.0 miles ),
West Greenwich, RI (3.1 miles ),
Jamestown, RI (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 41.65 N, Longitude: 71.48 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 401

Distribution of median household income in East Greenwich, RI in 2017
East Greenwich satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 76 buildings, average cost: $188,600
  • 1998: 70 buildings, average cost: $204,100
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $249,400
  • 2000: 59 buildings, average cost: $229,000
  • 2001: 68 buildings, average cost: $235,800
  • 2002: 46 buildings, average cost: $279,900
  • 2003: 55 buildings, average cost: $342,900
  • 2004: 52 buildings, average cost: $283,700
  • 2005: 41 buildings, average cost: $371,900
  • 2006: 22 buildings, average cost: $357,900
  • 2007: 23 buildings, average cost: $399,700
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $396,000
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $318,600
  • 2010: 25 buildings, average cost: $187,100
  • 2011: 15 buildings, average cost: $206,500
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $224,500
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $461,700
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $338,700
  • 2015: 13 buildings, average cost: $386,500
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $252,700
  • 2017: 8 buildings, average cost: $284,000
Number of permits per 10,000 East Greenwich, RI residents
Average permit cost in East Greenwich, RI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Rhode Island:

3.7%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in East Greenwich, RI
Historical housing units in East Greenwich, RI

Population change in the 1990s: +1,140 (+9.7%).
Most common industries in East Greenwich, RI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Construction (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.5%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.2%)
  • Health care (20.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (2.6%)
Most common occupations in East Greenwich, RI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.3%)
  • Top executives (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.6%)
  • Lawyers (3.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.3%)
  • Top executives (8.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.3%)
  • Lawyers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (4.5%)
  • Computer specialists (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)

Average climate in East Greenwich, Rhode Island

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

East Greenwich, Rhode Island average temperatures East Greenwich, Rhode Island average precipitation East Greenwich, Rhode Island humidity East Greenwich, Rhode Island wind speed East Greenwich, Rhode Island snowfall East Greenwich, Rhode Island sunshine East Greenwich, Rhode Island clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.3. This is about average.

City:

77.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.203. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.203
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 7.23. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.23
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.272. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.272
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.34
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0165. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0165
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

East Greenwich-area historical tornado activity is near Rhode Island state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 45.3 miles away from the East Greenwich town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.4 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Greenwich-area historical earthquake activity is near Rhode Island state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 215.9 miles away from East Greenwich center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 226.8 miles away from East Greenwich center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 186.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 63.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 254.8 miles away from East Greenwich center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kent County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Blizzards: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Greenwich topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in East Greenwich:

  • SAINT ELIZABETH HOME, EAST GREENWICH (1 SAINT ELIZABETH WAY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near East Greenwich:

  • BRENTWOOD NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WARWICK, RI)
  • DIALYSIS CENTER OF WEST WARWICK (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; WARWICK, RI)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF RHODE ISLAND (Hospital, about 4 miles away; WARWICK, RI)
  • WEST VIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WEST WARWICK, RI)
  • KENT REGENCY CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WARWICK, RI)
  • KENT HOSPITAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; WARWICK, RI)
  • KENT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; WARWICK, RI)

Amtrak stations near East Greenwich:

  • 13 miles: KINGSTON (WEST KINGSTON, FAIRGROUNDS RD.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: PROVIDENCE (100 GASPEE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

College/University in East Greenwich:

  • New England Institute of Technology (Full-time enrollment: 3,183; Location: One New England Tech Boulevard; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.neit.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near East Greenwich:

  • Community College of Rhode Island (about 5 miles; Warwick, RI; Full-time enrollment: 10,500)
  • Roger Williams University (about 12 miles; Bristol, RI; FT enrollment: 4,375)
  • University of Rhode Island (about 12 miles; Kingston, RI; FT enrollment: 14,656)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Providence (about 13 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 10,898)
  • Rhode Island School of Design (about 13 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 2,714)
  • Brown University (about 14 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 8,458)
  • Rhode Island College (about 14 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 7,189)

Public high school in East Greenwich:

Private high school in East Greenwich:

  • ROCKY HILL SCHOOL (Students: 281, Location: 530 IVES RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in East Greenwich:

Private elementary/middle schools in East Greenwich:

  • OUR LADY OF MERCY REGIONAL SCHOOL (Students: 405, Location: 55 4TH AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • THE VILLAGE LOWER SCHOOL (Students: 58, Location: 2220 S COUNTY TRL, Grades: KG-4)
See full list of schools located in East Greenwich

Library in East Greenwich:

  • EAST GREENWICH FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $638,803; Location: 82 PEIRCE STREET; 68,692 books; 321 e-books; 1,144 audio materials; 3,572 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 10 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 129 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in East Greenwich: Allens Corner (A), Allens Grist Mill (B), Spencer Mill (C), East Greenwich Golf Course (D), Rocky Hill Fairgrounds (E), H K Jenks Forge (F), Windmill Cottage (G), Warwick Museum of Art (H), Varnum Military Museum (I), Varnum Memorial Armory (J), Varnum House Museum (K), Kent County Courthouse (L), East Greenwich Free Library (M), East Greenwich Fire District Station 2 (N), London Bridge Child Care Center (O), East Greenwich Town Hall (P), East Greenwich Police Department (Q), East Greenwich Fire District Station 1 (R), A Step Up Day Care Center (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in East Greenwich include: Frenchtown Baptist Church (A), East Greenwich United Methodist Church (B), East Greenwich Baptist Church (C), Saint Lukes Episcopal Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: East Greenwich Cemetery (1), East Greenwich Historical Cemetery Number 1 (2), East Greenwich Historical Cemetery Number 2 (3), East Greenwich Historical Cemetery Number 3 (4), East Greenwich Historical Cemetery Number 4 (5), East Greenwich Historical Cemetery Number 6 (6), East Greenwich Historical Cemetery Number 7 (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: Bleachery Pond (A), Brayton Meadows (B), Bear Swamp (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mawney Brook (A), Fry Brook (B), Frenchtown Brook (C), Dark Entry Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in East Greenwich include: Davis Memorial Wildlife Refuge (1), East Greenwich Historic District (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: New England Wireless & Steam Museum (1300 Frenchtown Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: Open Gate Motel (840 Quaker Lane) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Donald Carcieri - Banker, Edith Roelker Curtis - Novelist, Wilma Briggs - Baseball player, Silas Casey - Union Army general, Sylvester G. Hill - Union Army general, Albert C. Greene - Politician, Jimmy Baron - College basketball player (Rhode Island Rams), Moses Sonko - College basketball player (Coastal Carolina Chanticleers), Richard L. Cevoli - Soilder, Steven King (ice hockey) - Ice hockey player.

Kent County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Rhode Island:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.4%
Whole state:

62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.1%
Whole state:

7.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.7%
Whole state:

11.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.6%
Whole state:

5.4%

People in group quarters in East Greenwich in 2010:

  • 191 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in East Greenwich in 2000:

  • 102 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in East Greenwich (2011 data):

  • Webster Bank, National Association: East Greenwich Branch at 563 Main St., branch established on 2004/05/15; Coventry Crossing Branch at 2300 New London Turnpike, branch established on 2009/02/17. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • BankNewport: East Greenwich Branch at 1000 Division Street, branch established on 2011/11/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,098.1 mil, Deposits: $885.1 mil, headquarters in Newport, RI, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Oceanpoint Financial Partners, Mhc
  • Centreville Savings Bank: East Greenwich Branch at 495 Main Street, branch established on 1996/10/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $965.6 mil, Deposits: $725.3 mil, headquarters in West Warwick, RI, positive income, 6 total offices
  • Bank Rhode Island: East Greenwich Branch at 1269 South County Trail, branch established on 2005/06/13. Info updated 2006/09/28: Bank assets: $1,581.1 mil, Deposits: $1,131.1 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorp Rhode Island, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: East Greenwich Branch at 200 Main Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: East Greenwich Branch at 821 Main Street, branch established on 1973/02/01. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: East Greenwich Branch at 765 Main Street, branch established on 1956/07/20. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • Independence Bank: at 1370 South County Trail, branch established on 2003/03/25. Info updated 2006/10/20: Bank assets: $68.7 mil, Deposits: $54.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices

For population 15 years and over in East Greenwich:

Marital status in East Greenwich, RI
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 64.4%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

For population 25 years and over in East Greenwich:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 56.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 24.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Rhode Island average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for East Greenwich, RI (based on Kent County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic79,33723
Mainline Protestant9,85331
Evangelical Protestant3,78621
Other2,17511
None71,007-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 23
This county:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Kent County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Kent County:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Here:

3.09 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 169
This county:

10.04 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

9.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Kent County:

8.4%
Rhode Island:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Kent County:

22.6%
Rhode Island:

22.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Kent County:

15.4%
Rhode Island:

16.3%

6.57% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,537 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
Rhode Island average:

5.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Providence County, RI  3.36% ($53,571 average AGI)
from Washington County, RI  0.89% ($54,180)
from Bristol County, MA  0.18% ($55,444)


6.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,894 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Rhode Island average:

5.77%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($277 average AGI)
Kent County:

0.03%
Rhode Island average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Providence County, RI  2.59% ($49,544 average AGI)
to Washington County, RI  0.92% ($73,914)
to Bristol County, MA  0.18% ($65,705)
Businesses in East Greenwich, RI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Blockbuster1New Balance1
CVS2Nike1
Cold Stone Creamery1Panera Bread1
Dunkin Donuts3Penske1
FedEx4Ruby Tuesday1
Ford1Starbucks1
GameStop1UPS4
H&R Block1Vans2
Hyundai1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets1

Strongest AM radio stations in East Greenwich:

  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WARV (1590 AM; 5 kW; WARWICK, RI; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPRO (630 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLKW (1450 AM; 1 kW; WEST WARWICK, RI; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHJJ (920 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI)
  • WRNI (1290 AM; 10 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WRNI FOUNDATION)
  • WSKO (790 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPMZ (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; EAST PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: VIDEO MUNDO B/CASTING CO., LLC)
  • WDDZ (550 AM; 5 kW; PAWTUCKET, RI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Greenwich:

  • WSKO-FM (99.7 FM; WAKEFIELD-PEACEDALE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKKB (100.3 FM; MIDDLETOWN, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLI (105.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRIU (90.3 FM; KINGSTON, RI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WWRX-FM (103.7 FM; WESTERLY, RI; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WHJY (94.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WHJM (107.7 FM; PAWCATUCK, CT; Owner: FULLER BROADCASTING INTERNATIONAL, LLC)
  • WAKX (102.7 FM; NARRAGANSETT PIER, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WCTK (98.1 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around East Greenwich:

  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of East Greenwich fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 207ft / 63.0mTotal length
  • $34,559,000Total costs
  • 445,669Total average daily traffic
  • 33,721Total average daily truck traffic
  • 250,231Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in East Greenwich, RI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 82000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for East Greenwich, RI

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in East Greenwich)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in East Greenwich, RI)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • EAST GREENWICH, S Country Trail (Lat: 41.654694 Lon: -71.499139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 49.1 m, Call Sign: WLW645,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/05/2015, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • RI-PVD2094A, 1 Rocky Hollow Rd. (Lat: 41.650667 Lon: -71.455417), Type: Pole, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQMB662,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/21/2010, Expiration Date: 06/21/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • 10 Water St (Lat: 41.663722 Lon: -71.445056), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KVY623,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 08/29/2014, Expiration Date: 11/03/2024, Registrant: East Greenwich Yacht Club, 10 Water Street, East Greenwich, RI 02818, Phone: (401) 884-7700, Fax: (401) 886-4353, Email:
  • 697 Tillinghast Rd (Lat: 41.622333 Lon: -71.512000), Type: Tower, Overall height: 0 m, Call Sign: WDH,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 2.09790 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 2.18340 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 4.12640 MHz, 6.22540 MHz, 8.29540 MHz, 12.3544 MHz, 16.5294 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/1995, Expiration Date: 11/16/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Merriam Instruments Inc, 697 Tillinghast Rd, East Greenwich, RI 02818

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

73 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in East Greenwich)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in East Greenwich)

2007 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2007 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 30. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 57 took place in 2018, and the least - 1 in 2013. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in East Greenwich, RI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (37.7%), and Structure Fires (28.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in East Greenwich, RI
    • 13437.7%Outside Fires
    • 10228.7%Structure Fires
    • 6718.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 5214.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for East Greenwich, RI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in East Greenwich, RI
  • 56.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 39.1%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in East Greenwich, RI
  • 52.6%Utility gas
  • 33.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.3%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood


East Greenwich compared to Rhode Island state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

East Greenwich on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: lawyers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: top executives (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: physicians and surgeons (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: pharmacies and drug stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: mathematical science occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: miscellaneous manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: recyclable material merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: radio, tv, and computer stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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