Harrisville, Rhode Island

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Population in 2010: 1,605.
Population change since 2000: +2.8%
Males: 806  (50.2%)
Females: 799  (49.8%)
Median resident age:

36.5 years
Rhode Island median age:

40.1 years

Zip codes: 02830.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $31,685 (it was $40,430 in 2000)
Harrisville:

$31,685
RI:

$71,169

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,990 (it was $21,969 in 2000)

Harrisville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $197,674 (it was $123,500 in 2000)
Harrisville:

$197,674
RI:

$283,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $280,630; detached houses: $294,447; townhouses or other attached units: $266,271; in 2-unit structures: $253,383; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $230,109; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $190,495; mobile homes: $45,962

Median gross rent in 2019: $781.

March 2019 cost of living index in Harrisville: 93.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 35.3%

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According to our research of Rhode Island and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Harrisville, Rhode Island as of February 05, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Harrisville is 818 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: Irish (24.6%), French Canadian (20.2%), English (14.9%), Portuguese (13.5%), Italian (13.0%), French (6.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 336 feet

Land area: 0.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,978 people per square mile   (low).

Harrisville, Rhode Island map

16 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.1%
Rhode Island:

13.6%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Harrisville CDP:

1.6% ($1,957)
Rhode Island:

1.9% ($2,507)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Providence, RI (16.6 miles , pop. 173,618).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (38.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (137.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Burrillville, RI (0.4 miles ),
Pascoag, RI (1.2 miles ),
Chepachet, RI (1.9 miles ),
Glocester, RI (2.3 miles ),
Douglas, MA (2.6 miles ),
North Smithfield, RI (2.6 miles ),
Harmony, RI (2.6 miles ),
Millville, MA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 41.97 N, Longitude: 71.68 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 401

Distribution of median household income in Harrisville, RI in 2019
Distribution of house value in Harrisville, RI in 2019
Harrisville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.6%
Rhode Island:

7.0%
Most common industries in Harrisville, RI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.3%)
  • Construction (11.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (26.5%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Public administration (10.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Harrisville, RI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.2%)
  • Top executives (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.1%)
  • Top executives (6.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.4%)
  • Carpenters (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Cashiers (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.8%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.5%)

Average climate in Harrisville, Rhode Island

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Harrisville, Rhode Island average temperatures Harrisville, Rhode Island average precipitation Harrisville, Rhode Island humidity Harrisville, Rhode Island wind speed Harrisville, Rhode Island snowfall Harrisville, Rhode Island sunshine Harrisville, 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 76.0. This is about average.

City:

76.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.235. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.235
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 11.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.392. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.392
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.85. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.85
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0160. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0160
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Harrisville-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 24.4 miles away from the Harrisville place 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 14.7 miles away from the place center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Harrisville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Rhode Island state average. It is 72% 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 192.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 203.2 miles away from Harrisville 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) earthquake occurred 202.2 miles away from the city 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 106.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 124.1 miles away from Harrisville 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 210.5 miles away from the city 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 Providence County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Harrisville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Harrisville:

  • DR U E ZAMBARANO HOSPITAL (WALLUM LAKE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Harrisville:

  • NICOLE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PASCOAG, RI)
  • OVERLOOK NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PASCOAG, RI)
  • BAYBERRY COMMONS (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PASCOAG, RI)
  • PINE GROVE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PASCOAG, RI)
  • EAST WALLUM LAKE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PASCOAG, RI)
  • LYDIA TAFT HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; UXBRIDGE, MA)
  • BLACKSTONE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BLACKSTONE, MA)

Amtrak station near Harrisville:

  • 17 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harrisville:

  • Bryant University (about 8 miles; Smithfield, RI; Full-time enrollment: 3,440)
  • Rhode Island College (about 15 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 7,189)
  • Providence College (about 16 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 4,312)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Providence (about 18 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 10,898)
  • Rhode Island School of Design (about 18 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 2,714)
  • Brown University (about 18 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 8,458)
  • College of the Holy Cross (about 20 miles; Worcester, MA; FT enrollment: 3,125)

Public high school in Harrisville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Harrisville:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Harrisville: Burrillville Town Hall (A), Jesse M Smith Memorial Library (B), Harrisville Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Harrisville include: First Universalist Church of Burrillville (A), Berean Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Harrisville Mill Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

River: Nipmuc River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Harrisville: Harrisville Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Providence County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

HARRISVILLE FIRE DISTRICT (Population served: 2,642, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
WRIGHTS FARM CORP. (Population served: 1,200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-12-2010), St Boil Water Order (JAN-12-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-12-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2010), St Public Notif received (JAN-14-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JAN-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-13-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-13-2010), St Public Notif received (JAN-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2010)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-21-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-21-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-11-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2006)
SPRING LAKE RECREATIONAL FACILITY (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
COUNTRY VIEW GOLF CLUB (Population served: 185, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-25-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-25-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-25-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-06-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-10-2010), St Boil Water Order (MAY-10-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-10-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-18-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2010)
ST. THERESA OF THE CHILD JESUS CHURCH (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-02-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-02-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAR-02-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-22-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-02-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-02-2010), St Public Notif requested (FEB-02-2010), St Public Notif received (FEB-05-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-04-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2009), St BCA signed (NOV-10-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-24-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-09-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-09-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-24-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-11-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-24-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-03-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-03-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-03-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-05-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2007)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WESTERN HOTEL PIZZA & TAVERN DBA AJAR, I (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
NEW ENGLAND FARMS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-16-2012), St Boil Water Order (FEB-16-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-16-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-22-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-12-2012), St Boil Water Order (JAN-12-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-12-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
OCEAN STATE POWER (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2007), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-19-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2007)
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
Rhode Island:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

60.0%
Whole state:

62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.7%
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

For population 15 years and over in Harrisville:

Marital status in Harrisville, RI
  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 34.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 19.7%

For population 25 years and over in Harrisville:

  • High school or higher: 97.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Rhode Island average:

12.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Harrisville, RI (based on Providence County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic276,01198
Mainline Protestant27,143111
Evangelical Protestant16,895134
Other13,89648
Orthodox7,32510
Black Protestant7129
None284,685-
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: 129
Providence County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

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

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 94
Providence County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 132
Providence County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 499
Here:

7.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
Rhode Island:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Providence County:

24.0%
Rhode Island:

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

16.9%
State:

16.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.7%
Rhode Island:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.4%
Rhode Island:

46.7%

Average BMI:
Harrisville:

27.8
Rhode Island:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

17.0%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Harrisville:

10.1%
Rhode Island:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.6
Rhode Island:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.4%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

59.5%
State:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Harrisville:

83.8%
State:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Harrisville, RI Residents

4.40% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,338 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
Rhode Island average:

5.34%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,084 average AGI)
Providence County:

0.05%
Rhode Island average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kent County, RI  0.76% ($49,544 average AGI)
from Bristol County, MA  0.40% ($56,129)
from Washington County, RI  0.22% ($58,127)


5.12% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($61,893 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Rhode Island average:

5.77%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($538 average AGI)
Providence County:

0.05%
Rhode Island average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Kent County, RI  0.98% ($53,571 average AGI)
to Bristol County, MA  0.44% ($58,774)
to Washington County, RI  0.26% ($71,775)

Strongest AM radio stations in Harrisville:

  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WRNI (1290 AM; 10 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WRNI FOUNDATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDDZ (550 AM; 5 kW; PAWTUCKET, RI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WINY (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUTNAM, CT; Owner: OSBREY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harrisville:

  • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLI (105.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWFX (100.1 FM; SOUTHBRIDGE, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WORC-FM (98.9 FM; WEBSTER, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WHJY (94.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Harrisville:

  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCRN-LP (Channel 34; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • Harrisville, Rhode Island
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:5
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents22
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Rhode Island average
  • Fatal accident count804
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents1101
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons363
  • Fatalities875
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents1876
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
See more detailed statistics of Harrisville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Harrisville)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 1575 Sherman Farm Rd (Lat: 42.013444 Lon: -71.657278), Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: WNVM430,
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.6000 MHz, Grant Date: 01/11/1996, Expiration Date: 02/14/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/22/2001, Registrant: Ocean State Power, 1575 Sherman Farm Rd, Harrisville, RI 02830, Phone: (401) 568-2320
  • Lat: 41.971750 Lon: -71.669500, Call Sign: WPTR322,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.812 MHz, 457.312 MHz, Grant Date: 09/16/2011, Expiration Date: 11/28/2021, Certifier: Kevin Brown, Registrant: Federal License Management, 175 Pine St, Suite 104, Williamsport, PA 17701-6549, Phone: (866) 908-2220, Fax: (570) 323-4002, Email:
  • Lat: 41.968611 Lon: -71.679167, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPVS471,
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.6000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/08/2012, Expiration Date: 08/09/2022, Certifier: Mark A St Pierre, Registrant: Signal Communications Corporation, 4 Wheeling Ave, Woburn, MA 01801, Phone: (781) 933-0998, Fax: (781) 933-5019, Email:
  • Station 265e, 1575 Sherman Farm Road (Lat: 42.010000 Lon: -71.666667), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WPYG390,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6600 MHz, Grant Date: 08/03/2013, Expiration Date: 08/06/2023, Cancellation Date: 07/29/2020, Certifier: Wynona Quintana, Registrant: Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company L.L.C., Bloomfield, NM 87413, Phone: (866) 775-5785, Email:
  • OSP-HARRISVILLE, 1575 Sherman Farm Road (Lat: 42.010278 Lon: -71.668250), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: WQKE887,
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.6000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/07/2019, Expiration Date: 04/23/2029, Certifier: Steve Martz, Registrant: Ls Power, 1700 Broadway, 35th Floor, New York, NY 10019, Phone: (212) 547-4381, Fax: (636) 532-2250, Email:
  • Lat: 41.942250 Lon: -71.608417, Call Sign: WRHT723,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.387 MHz, 467.387 MHz, Grant Date: 06/16/2020, Expiration Date: 06/16/2030, Certifier: Mike Videtta, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Harrisville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: ERIC E LAMONTAGNE ELS54K (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (None)
    N-Number: 105EL, N105EL, N-105EL, Serial Number: ELS54K-001, Year manufactured: 2018, Airworthiness Date: 03/31/2018, Certificate Issue Date: 03/31/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Eric E Lamontagne, 1590 Tarkiln Rd, Harrisville, RI 02830
  • Aircraft: ERIC EDWARD LAMONTAGNE ELS 69K (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 106EL, N106EL, N-106EL, Serial Number: 001-2016, Year manufactured: 2016, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/2016, Certificate Issue Date: 06/01/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Eric E Lamontagne, 1590 Tarklin Rd, Harrisville, RI 02830
  • Aircraft: CONSOLIDATED AERONAUTICS INC. LAKE LA-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1216L, N1216L, N-1216L, Serial Number: 719, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 12/08/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 02/14/2008
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Steven J Lynch, 85 Nancy Ln, Harrisville, RI 02830, Other Owners: Robin A Lynch
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3F-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 28148, N28148, N-28148, Serial Number: 4615, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 08/23/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Joel P Rawson, 235 Collins Taft Rd, Harrisville, RI 02830
  • Aircraft: BALONY KUBICEK SPOL S R O BB30ED (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 401VT, N401VT, N-401VT, Serial Number: 1509, Year manufactured: 2019, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/2019, Certificate Issue Date: 04/26/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Eric Lamontagne, 1590 Tarkiln Rd, Harrisville, RI 02830
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 47600, N47600, N-47600, Serial Number: 28-7890102, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 09/23/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 09/15/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Joel P Rawson, 235 Collins Taft Rd, Harrisville, RI 02830

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$182,9853$120,93316$182,0221$110,5101$66,140
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$139,2500$01$155,9400$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$147,8050$07$179,3631$34,4400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$193,9730$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$189,1100$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0129.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$105,440
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0129.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Harrisville, RI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Harrisville, RI - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fires - 33 took place in 2008, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Harrisville, RI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (57.8%), and Outside Fires (29.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Harrisville, RI
    • 12257.8%Structure Fires
    • 6329.9%Outside Fires
    • 146.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 125.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Harrisville, RI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Harrisville, RI
  • 84.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Harrisville, RI
  • 55.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 32.8%Electricity
  • 6.3%Other fuel
  • 5.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Harrisville compared to Rhode Island state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age below state average.
There are 9 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 84 patent applications in 2008-2023.