Tiverton, Rhode Island

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Population in 2010: 7,557. Population change since 2000: +3.8%
Males: 3,561  (47.1%)
Females: 3,996  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  49.4 years
Rhode Island median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 02878.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $65,578 (it was $45,683 in 2000)
Tiverton:

$65,578
RI:

$58,073

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $39,993 (it was $22,238 in 2000)

Tiverton CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $261,584 (it was $132,000 in 2000)
Tiverton:

$261,584
RI:

$241,000

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $487,355; Detached houses: $504,606; Townhouses or other attached units: $535,088; In 2-unit structures: $454,044; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $275,804; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $434,591; Mobile homes: $137,047

Median gross rent in 2015: $873.

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  • Races in Tiverton, RI (2010)

    Tiverton races chart
    • 7,14294.5%White alone
    • 1271.7%Hispanic
    • 1121.5%Two or more races
    • 821.1%Black alone
    • 751.0%Asian alone
    • 80.1%American Indian alone
    • 90.1%Other race alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Tiverton: 112.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Portuguese (39.2%), Irish (8.5%), American (7.4%), English (6.8%), French (6.4%), French Canadian (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1747

Elevation: 182 feet

Land area: 4.17 square miles.

Population density: 1,814 people per square mile   (low).

Tiverton,RI real estate house value index trend

Tiverton, Rhode Island map

For population 25 years and over in Tiverton:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tiverton CDP:

  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 57.0%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

469 residents are foreign born (4.3% Europe).

This place:

6.4%
Rhode Island:

13.3%



According to our research of Rhode Island and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Tiverton, Rhode Island as of October 23, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Tiverton to the number of sex offenders is 4,968 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $4,151 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $3,906 (1.5%)

Tiverton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fall River, MA (4.1 miles , pop. 91,938).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (46.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (149.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Bristol, RI (2.0 miles ), Fall River, MA (2.0 miles ), Portsmouth, RI (2.2 miles ), Ocean Grove, MA (2.3 miles ), North Westport, MA (2.4 miles ), Swansea, MA (2.5 miles ), Warren, RI (2.5 miles ), Somerset, MA (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 51 buildings, average cost: $77,600
  • 1998: 74 buildings, average cost: $74,700
  • 1999: 60 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2000: 45 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 2001: 54 buildings, average cost: $115,200
  • 2002: 47 buildings, average cost: $125,500
  • 2003: 106 buildings, average cost: $160,100
  • 2004: 74 buildings, average cost: $184,800
  • 2005: 71 buildings, average cost: $194,600
  • 2006: 34 buildings, average cost: $206,100
  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $161,500
  • 2008: 23 buildings, average cost: $244,000
  • 2009: 43 buildings, average cost: $167,200
  • 2010: 30 buildings, average cost: $238,600
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $225,800
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $228,600
  • 2013: 21 buildings, average cost: $253,400
  • 2014: 21 buildings, average cost: $217,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.65 N, Longitude: 71.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,582 (-35.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 366 (9.5%)

Area code: 401

Tiverton household income distribution Tiverton home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 40 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Rhode Island average:

2.31

Tiverton tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Rhode Island:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Tiverton, Rhode Island

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tiverton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Rhode Island state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Tiverton place center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 47.6 miles away from the place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tiverton-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 225.1 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 129.3 miles away from Tiverton 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 233.6 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 182.3 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 73.2 miles away from Tiverton 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 268.6 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 Newport County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Birthplace of: Robert Gray (sea captain) - Explorer, Gideon Wanton - Rhode Island colonial governor, Benjamin Howland - Politician, Job Durfee - Politician.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Tiverton: George N. Bliss.

Hospitals and medical centers in Tiverton:

  • DIALYSIS CENTER OF TIVERTON (22 HURST LANE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Tiverton:

  • SOUTHPOINTE REHAB AND SKILLED NURSING (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FALL RIVER, MA)
  • CLIFF GABLES NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FALL RIVER, MA)
  • HOSPICE OUTREACH (Hospital, about 4 miles away; FALL RIVER, MA)
  • SAINT ANNE'S HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; FALL RIVER, MA)
  • CAPITOL HOME HEALTH, INC. (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; FALL RIVER, MA)
  • VNA OF SOUTHEASTERN MA INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; FALL RIVER, MA)
  • HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; FALL RIVER, MA)

airports located in Tiverton:

Amtrak station near Tiverton:

  • 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 Tiverton:

  • Roger Williams University (about 4 miles; Bristol, RI; Full-time enrollment: 4,375)
  • Bristol Community College (about 7 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 11 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; FT enrollment: 7,545)
  • Salve Regina University (about 14 miles; Newport, RI; FT enrollment: 2,349)
  • Community College of Rhode Island (about 16 miles; Warwick, RI; FT enrollment: 10,500)
  • New England Institute of Technology (about 16 miles; East Greenwich, RI; FT enrollment: 3,183)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Providence (about 16 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 10,898)

Public high school in Tiverton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Tiverton:

  • TIVERTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 614, Location: 10 QUINTAL DRIVE, Grades: 5-8)
  • POCASSET SCHOOL (Students: 261, Location: 242 MAIN ROAD, Grades: PK-4)
  • FORT BARTON SCHOOL (Students: 119, Location: 99 LAWTON AVENUE, Grades: PK-4)
  • RANGER SCHOOL (Location: 278 NORTH BRAYTON ROAD, Grades: KG-4)
See full list of schools located in Tiverton

Library in Tiverton:

  • ESSEX PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $525,535; Location: 238 HIGHLAND ROAD; 51,872 books; 3,796 audio materials; 3,386 video materials; 8 local licensed databases; 116 print serial subscriptions; 10 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Tiverton: Hilltop Tree Farm (A), Tiverton Town Hall (B), Tiverton Fire Department Station 2 (C), Essex Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Grand Central Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Tiverton include: Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (A), North Tiverton Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Pocasset Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and swamps: Creamer Pond (A), Pocasset Cedar Swamp (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Hotel: American Hospitality Management Company (327 Village Rd).

Court: Tiverton Town - Municipal Court (343 Highland Road).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 116. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

116
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.223. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.223
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.610. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.610
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.52. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.52
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0159. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0159
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 6.8%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.0% for Black residents, 1.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.5% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Rhode Island:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.8%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.0%
Whole state:  7.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
29 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
15 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Tiverton in 2000:

  • 13 people in nursing homes
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in other group homes

Banks with branches in Tiverton (2011 data):

  • BankNewport: Stone Bridge Branch at 1740 Main Road, branch established on 1973/10/15; Tiverton Branch at 612 Main Road, branch established on 1963/10/23. 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
  • BayCoast Bank: Tiverton Ri Branch at 1 Crandall Road, branch established on 2005/05/26. Info updated 2012/02/03: Bank assets: $909.2 mil, Deposits: $730.3 mil, headquarters in Fall River, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Narragansett Financial Corp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
Rhode Island average:

12.8

Tiverton travel time to work - commute Tiverton mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Tiverton CDP (based on Newport County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic28,39214
Mainline Protestant7,57924
Evangelical Protestant1,52215
Other1,1749
Orthodox3001
Black Protestant1171
None43,804-
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: 12
Newport County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Newport County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Newport County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 140
Here:

17.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.2%
Rhode Island:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Newport County:

18.4%
Rhode Island:

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

15.9%
State:

16.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.8%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Tiverton:

46.2%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Tiverton:

28.0
Rhode Island:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.8%
State:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.4%
Rhode Island:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.2%
Rhode Island:

33.7%

General health condition:
Here:

55.1%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.3%
Rhode Island:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tiverton, RI Residents

7.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,853 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
Rhode Island average:

4.87%

0.35% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,990 average AGI)
Newport County:

0.35%
Rhode Island average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bristol County, MA  0.77% ($39,160 average AGI)
from Providence County, RI  0.64% ($53,368)
from Washington County, RI  0.43% ($47,965)


7.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($57,662 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.70%
Rhode Island average:

5.44%

0.23% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,216 average AGI)
Newport County:

0.23%
Rhode Island average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bristol County, MA  0.63% ($47,250 average AGI)
to Providence County, RI  0.62% ($62,708)
to Bristol County, RI  0.47% ($37,166)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tiverton:

  • WSAR (1480 AM; 5 kW; FALL RIVER, MA; Owner: BRISTOL COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPRO (630 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHTB (1400 AM; 1 kW; FALL RIVER, MA; Owner: SNE BROADCASTING, LTD.(A MASS. CORP))
  • WHJJ (920 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSKO (790 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRNI (1290 AM; 10 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WRNI FOUNDATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPMZ (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; EAST PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: VIDEO MUNDO B/CASTING CO., LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDDZ (550 AM; 5 kW; PAWTUCKET, RI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tiverton:

  • WKKB (100.3 FM; MIDDLETOWN, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQRI (88.3 FM; BRISTOL, RI; Owner: ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCTK (98.1 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSMU-FM (91.1 FM; NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WHJY (94.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJFD-FM (97.3 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: EDMUND DINIS, TRUSTEE)
  • WWLI (105.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFHN (107.1 FM; FAIRHAVEN, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSKO-FM (99.7 FM; WAKEFIELD-PEACEDALE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRIU (90.3 FM; KINGSTON, RI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Tiverton:

  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • 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)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
Tiverton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Tiverton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • $1,434,000Total costs
  • 76,660Total average daily traffic
  • 4,602Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Tiverton, RI)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

106 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tiverton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 16063 , Serial Number: 15073450, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 04/26/1972
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Deborah A Michael, 114 East Rd Apt A, Tiverton, RI 02878, Other Owners: Daniel J Puerini
  • Aircraft: PAUL DONALD R CHINOOK PLUS II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8507T , Serial Number: 02157, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 05/14/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Scott L Mccarthy, 84 Blueberry Ln, Tiverton, RI 02878

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED33$201,30328$217,464188$196,80321$71,28619$222,6320$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$145,0000$017$255,1763$65,3332$391,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$175,4009$197,77883$239,37310$113,9009$235,7781$17,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$211,7502$240,50046$199,6300$02$151,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$202,0001$129,00012$193,0001$10,0001$396,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0416.01 , 0416.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$197,0006$296,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$207,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$158,0003$205,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$241,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0416.01 , 0416.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

STONE BRIDGE FIRE DISTRICT (Population served: 2,500, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In NOV-2013. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-31-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-31-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2012)
GRAYS ICE CREAM, INC. (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-19-2013), St Boil Water Order (AUG-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUL-30-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-30-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-15-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
LAWRENCE SUNSET COVE ASSOCIATION (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-14-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2010), St BCA signed (JAN-28-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-21-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-21-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-21-2010), St BCA signed (JUL-01-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-03-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-03-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-15-2010), St Public Notif requested (APR-15-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JAN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JAN-28-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-08-2011), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-08-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-08-2011), St Public Notif received (FEB-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-15-2010), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-15-2010), St Public Notif received (JAN-05-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-05-2011), St BCA signed (JAN-28-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-07-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-07-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-27-2010), St BCA signed (JAN-28-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-31-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-16-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-16-2008)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-07-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-23-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2006)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 42 regular monitoring violations
DELANO ISLAND WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • NORTH TIVERTON FIRE DISTRICT (Population served: 8,969, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • SAKONNET EARLY LEARNING CENTER, INC. (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FOUR SEASONS MHP CO-OP ASSN. (Population served: 44, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (59%)
  • Utility gas (25%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Tiverton, RI
NameCountNameCount
CVS1GNC1
Decora Cabinetry2MasterBrand Cabinets3
Dunkin Donuts2Rite Aid1
FedEx1Subway1

Tiverton compared to Rhode Island 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 below state average.

Tiverton on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Portugal (population 500+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Southern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #56 (02878) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Portuguese first ancestries"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
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