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Population in 2010: 6,425. Population change since 2000: +6.3%
 

Males: 3,222  (50.1%)
Females: 3,203  (49.9%)

Median resident age:  44.2 years
Rhode Island median age:  42.3 years

Zip codes: 02822.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $85,748 (it was $64,452 in 2000)
Exeter:

$85,748
RI:

$54,554
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $35,361

Exeter town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $314,504 (it was $164,800 in 2000)
Exeter:

$314,504
RI:

$234,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $407,057; Detached houses: $437,562; In 2-unit structures: $247,120; Mobile homes: $124,694
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Exeter races chart
  • White alone - 6,043 (94.1%)
  • Hispanic - 166 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 70 (1.1%)
  • Black alone - 67 (1.0%)
  • Asian alone - 41 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 28 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 9 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.02%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Exeter: 317.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (27.2%), Irish (24.1%), Italian (16.4%), French (11.6%), German (10.1%), Swedish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1743

Elevation: 266 feet

Land area: 57.7 square miles.

Population density: 111 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Exeter:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Exeter town:

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

173 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.6% Latin America, 0.6% North America, 0.5% Asia).

This town:  2.9%
Rhode Island:  12.5%



According to our research of Rhode Island and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Exeter, Rhode Island as of December 19, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Exeter to the number of sex offenders is 1,577 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Exeter town:  1.8% ($2,894)
Rhode Island:  1.9% ($2,507)
Exeter satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Warwick, RI (14.5 miles , pop. 85,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (58.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (134.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: West Greenwich, RI (2.3 miles ), Richmond, RI (2.4 miles ), Wyoming, RI (2.5 miles ), Hope Valley, RI (2.6 miles ), Kingston, RI (2.7 miles ), North Kingstown, RI (2.8 miles ), Carolina, RI (2.8 miles ), East Greenwich, RI (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 30 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 1998: 43 buildings, average cost: $129,300
  • 1999: 39 buildings, average cost: $125,200
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $150,500
  • 2001: 31 buildings, average cost: $154,900
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $147,200
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2004: 27 buildings, average cost: $147,800
  • 2005: 26 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2006: 17 buildings, average cost: $210,300
  • 2007: 36 buildings, average cost: $166,100
  • 2008: 35 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 38 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2010: 27 buildings, average cost: $99,400
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $268,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.56 N, Longitude: 71.61 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 401

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.8%
Rhode Island:

9.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +677 (+12.6%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)

Work and jobs in Exeter: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Exeter, Rhode Island

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Tornado activity:

Exeter-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Rhode Island state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 51.1 miles away from the Exeter 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 39.6 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Exeter-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Rhode Island state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 64.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/1996 at 20:22:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.4 mi) earthquake occurred 20.7 miles away from Exeter center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 63.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/10/1999 at 10:52:16, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.9 miles away from Exeter center
On 1/10/1999 at 15:20:44, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.9 LG, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 93.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Exeter topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Exeter:

  • SOUTH KINGSTOWN AND NURSING REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WEST KINGSTON, RI)
  • DEPENDABLE HOMECARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; WYOMING, RI)
  • LAFAYETTE NH (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI)

Political contributions by individuals in Exeter, RI

Amtrak stations near Exeter:

  • 6 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.
  • 18 miles: WESTERLY (14 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Exeter:

  • University of Rhode Island (about 7 miles; Kingston, RI; Full-time enrollment: 13,438)
  • Community College of Rhode Island (about 13 miles; Warwick, RI; FT enrollment: 6,663)
  • New England Institute of Technology (about 14 miles; Warwick, RI; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Salve Regina University (about 18 miles; Newport, RI; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Roger Williams University (about 19 miles; Bristol, RI; FT enrollment: 3,806)
  • Johnson & Wales University (about 21 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 9,672)
  • Rhode Island School of Design (about 21 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 2,360)

Public elementary/middle schools in Exeter:

  • Metcalf School (Students: 584; Location: 30 Nooseneck Hill Road; Grades: 3-6)
  • Wawaloam School (Students: 258; Location: 100 Victory Highway; Grades: 1-2)

Private elementary/middle schools in Exeter:

  • QUEST MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 70; Location: 54 EXETER RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • NUWEETOOUN SCHOOL (Students: 16; Location: 390 SUMMIT RD; Grades: KG - 8)
See full list of schools located in Exeter, School District: EXETER-W GREENWICH REGIONAL DISTRICT

Library in Exeter:

  • EXETER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $144,643; Location: 773 TEN ROD ROAD; 13,470 books; 863 audio materials; 1,420 video materials; 40 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Exeter: Pepper Pond Camp (A), Baptist Plantations (B), Exeter Country Club (C), Warwick Sportsmans Club (D), Yawgoo Valley Ski and Recreation Area (E), Miskiania Camp (F), Manton Free Library (G), Tomaquag Indian Museum (H), Exeter Volunteer Company Number 1 (I), Exeter Rescue Corps (J), Exeter Fire Department 1 Station 1 (K), Exeter Town Hall (L), Exeter Town Constable (M), Exeter Patrol Barracks (N), Exeter Fire Department 2 Station 3 (O), Exeter Fire Department 1 Station 4 (P), Exeter Fire Department 2 Station 2 (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Oak Harbor Village Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Exeter include: Liberty Church (A), Chestnut Hill Baptist Church (B), West Exeter Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Gardiner Lot (1), Gardner Lot (2), Hathaway Cemetery (3), Hazard Sherman Lot (4), Henry Barber Lot (5), Henry Family Lot (6), Indian Rock Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Breakheart Pond (A), Austin Farm Pond (B), Boon Lake (C), Yawgoo Mill Pond (D), Hallville Pond (E), Edwards Pond (F), Millbrook Pond (G), Rathbon Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Woody Hill Brook (A), Queens Fort Brook (B), Flat River (C), Sodom Brook (D), Parris Brook (E), Dutemple Brook (F), Fisherville Brook (G), Reuben Brown Brook (H), Pendock Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Exeter include: Beach Pond Forest Environment Site (1), Arcadia Management Area (2), Dawley Memorial State Park (3), Fisherville Brook Wildlife Refuge (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Tomaquag Indian Memorial Museum (390 Summit Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

 
Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  Ozone  PM10 PM2.5 SO2 NO2 CO 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 22.9. This is better than average.
City:

22.9
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.8
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

6.32
U.S.:

9.59
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.76. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.76
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.80
U.S.:

9.39
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.243. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.243
U.S.:

0.334

Drinking water stations with addresses in Exeter and their reported violations in the past:

SOUTH COUNTY BUSINESS PARK (Population served: 255, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2003), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-19-2003), St Boil Water Order (AUG-20-2003), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-20-2003), St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2003), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-05-2003), St Public Notif received (SEP-18-2003), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2003 and JUN-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-26-2003), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2003), St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-26-2003), St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from JUL-01-2003 to JUL-07-2003), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2003)
WOLF ROCK COUNTRY KITCHEN, INC. (Population served: 254, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2005), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2005), St Boil Water Order (FEB-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-2005), St Public Notif received (MAR-04-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2004 and SEP-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-04-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2004), St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2004), St Boil Water Order (OCT-04-2004), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-07-2004), St Compliance achieved (NOV-10-2004), St Public Notif received (NOV-10-2004)
IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE DINER (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2002 and DEC-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2002), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2002), St Boil Water Order (OCT-25-2002), St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2002), St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from NOV-04-2002 to NOV-12-2002), St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2002)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2001 and JUN-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from APR-20-2001 to APR-20-2001), St Formal NOV issued (APR-24-2001), St Boil Water Order (APR-24-2001), St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2001), St Boil Water Order (APR-24-2001), St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2001), St Formal NOV issued (APR-24-2001), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAY-07-2001 to MAY-07-2001)
CAMP E-HUN-TEE (Population served: 68, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2005), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and JUL-25-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-25-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2003)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between JUL-01-2003 and APR-15-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-13-2004), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2002 and AUG-15-2002, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-09-2002), St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2002)
LITTLE COUNTRY PIZZA (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-22-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-22-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-22-2006), St Boil Water Order (MAY-22-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-13-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-17-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-17-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-17-2006), St Boil Water Order (JAN-17-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-13-2006)
LAPOLICE PRESHCOOL (Population served: 28, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-07-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-07-2006)
NUWEETOOUN SCHOOL AT TOMAQUAG MUSEUM (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-28-2005), St Public Notif requested (NOV-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-28-2005), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-28-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-29-1999), St Public Notif requested (2 times from OCT-29-1999 to OCT-29-1999), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-29-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from OCT-29-1999 to OCT-29-1999), St Public Notif received (2 times from NOV-05-1999 to NOV-05-1999), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-14-1999 to DEC-14-1999)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
BALD HILL NURSERIES, INC. (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT Study Recommendation - Between JAN-01-1994 and AUG-18-1994, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (2 times from AUG-15-1994 to AUG-15-1994), St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from AUG-16-1994 to AUG-16-1994), St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-18-1994 to AUG-18-1994)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Exeter that have no violations reported:

  • EXETER CHAPEL (Population served: 300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PEEPER POND CAMPGROUND (Population served: 124, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MORGAN A.M. & T (Population served: 109, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TOWN PIZZA OF EXETER, INC. (Population served: 81, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • EXETER FREE LIBRARY (Population served: 33, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SOPHIES COFFEE, INC (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Rhode Island:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.8%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.9%
Whole state:  7.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.5%
Whole state:

11.9%

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

3.8%
Whole state:

5.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Exeter, RI

People in group quarters in Exeter in 2010:

  • 184 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 37 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 20 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Exeter in 2000:

  • 170 people in nursing homes
  • 47 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 23 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Exeter compared to Rhode Island state average:

  • Median household income 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (76%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Exeter town (based on Washington County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.26%
Here59.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Church of ChristJewish
Adherents80.1%6.4%4.1%2.0%1.6%
Congregations29.0%14.5%21.7%2.9%-
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents1.1%0.9%0.9%0.8%2.0%
Congregations2.9%4.3%2.9%2.9%18.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 31
Washington County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Washington County:

1.34 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Washington County:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 157
Here:

12.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.8%
Rhode Island:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

19.8%
Rhode Island:

22.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.2%
State:

16.3%

6.12% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($58,111 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Rhode Island average:

5.39%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($360 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.15%
Rhode Island average:

0.16%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Kent County, RI  1.35% ($52,383 average AGI)
from Providence County, RI  1.19% ($57,695)
from New London County, CT  0.50% ($39,906)


6.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($47,740 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.90%
Rhode Island average:

6.42%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($492 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.07%
Rhode Island average:

0.08%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Kent County, RI  1.28% ($47,970 average AGI)
to Providence County, RI  1.08% ($16,206)
to New London County, CT  0.69% ($49,077)

Strongest AM radio stations in Exeter:

  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJJF (1180 AM; daytime; 2 kW; HOPE VALLEY, RI; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WJJF LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WARV (1590 AM; 5 kW; WARWICK, RI; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPRO (630 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRNI (1290 AM; 10 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WRNI FOUNDATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHJJ (920 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Exeter:

  • WSKO-FM (99.7 FM; WAKEFIELD-PEACEDALE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRIU (90.3 FM; KINGSTON, RI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND)
  • WWRX-FM (103.7 FM; WESTERLY, RI; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WKKB (100.3 FM; MIDDLETOWN, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLI (105.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHJM (107.7 FM; PAWCATUCK, CT; Owner: FULLER BROADCASTING INTERNATIONAL, LLC)
  • WAKX (102.7 FM; NARRAGANSETT PIER, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WXLM (102.3 FM; STONINGTON, CT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHJY (94.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBMW (106.5 FM; LEDYARD, CT; Owner: RED WOLF BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WCTY (97.7 FM; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INC.)
  • W243AI (96.5 FM; NEWPORT, RI; Owner: DAVID P. MAXSON)
  • WCVY (91.5 FM; COVENTRY, RI; Owner: COVENTRY RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS)

TV broadcast stations around Exeter:

  • 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)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Exeter, Rhode Island:
  • Fatal accident count: 58
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 85
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 25
  • Fatalities: 61
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 133
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 4
Rhode Island average:
  • Fatal accident count: 108
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 150
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 45
  • Fatalities: 115
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 250
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12

See more detailed statistics of Exeter fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 18
Total length: 50 meters (164ft)
Total costs: $17,224,000
Total average daily traffic: 137,222
Total average daily truck traffic: 13,686

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1910-1919: 1
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 13
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 2
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 0
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Exeter, RI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Exeter)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Exeter, RI)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Exeter)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1242E , Serial Number: 7AC-4800, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/18/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Paul A Browne, 62 William Reynolds Rd, Exeter, RI 02822
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION AERONCA 7EC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4372C , Serial Number: 7EC-396, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 03/29/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Paul A Browne, 62 William Reynolds Rd, Exeter, RI 02822
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 46613 , Serial Number: 17257384, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Mad Cap Inc, 99 Mill Pond Rd, Exeter, RI 02822
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98542 , Serial Number: 18754, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Paul A Browne, 62 William Reynolds Rd, Exeter, RI 02822


Businesses in Exeter, RI

  • Dunkin Donuts: 2
  • FedEx: 1
  • Nike: 1

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