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02879 Zip Code (Wakefield-Peacedale, RI) Detailed Profile



Estimated zip code population in 2013: 20,675
Zip code population in 2010: 20,371
Zip code population in 2000: 18,699

Houses and condos: 11,085
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,998
% of renters here:

24%
State:

40%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 02879: 106.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 37.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 5.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 553 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 02879
Zip code 02879 (Wakefield-Peacedale, Rhode Island) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

1.3% ($4,745)
Rhode Island:

1.7% ($3,872)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,723 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,787 (1.4%)

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Males: 9,714  (47.0%)
Females: 10,961  (53.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 02879:

  • High school or higher: 95.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 51.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 02879:

  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 55.1%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

Zip code 02879 compared to state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
  • Races in zip code 02879

  • Zip code 02879 races chart
    • 18,840White population
    • 219Black population
    • 266American Indian population
    • 284Asian population
    • 3Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 32Some other race population
    • 364Two or more races population
    • 363Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 16,286
Rural population: 4,388

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $352,000
02879:

$352,000
Rhode Island:

$232,300



According to our research of Rhode Island and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in 02879 zip code as of December 04, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 02879 to the number of sex offenders is 9,843 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

46.3 years
Rhode Island median age:

39.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Rhode Island:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 02879, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $78,028 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$78,028
State:

$60,628

Salary/wage: $61,058 (reported on 79.4% of returns)
Here:

$61,058
State:

$50,029
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 69.5% for AGIs below $25k, 65.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 65.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 48.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,150 (reported on 46.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,150
Rhode Island:

$1,640
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $7,858 (reported on 33.8% of returns)
Here:

$7,858
State:

$6,396
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs below $25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$15,447 (reported on 26.3% of returns)
Here:

+$15,447
State:

+$15,680
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 13.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$20,890 (reported on 17.8% of returns)
Here:

+$20,890
State:

+$15,678
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.0% for AGIs below $25k, 6.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $15,750 (reported on 14.4% of returns)
02879:

$15,750
Rhode Island:

$14,081
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.7% for AGIs below $25k, 3.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $18,053 (reported on 1.6% of returns)
02879:

$18,053
Rhode Island:

$18,642
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $28,676 (21% of AGI, reported on 46.6% of returns)
Here:

$28,676
State:

$24,445

Here:

21.3% of AGI
State:

20.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 14.1% for AGIs below $25k, 15.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 18.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 17.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 17.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $3,458 (reported on 40.8% of returns)
Here:

$3,458
State:

$2,961
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $13,005 (reported on 46.5% of returns)
02879:

$13,005
State:

$11,235
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $25k, 5.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,865 (reported on 8.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,865
State:

$2,170
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 56.4%
Here:

56%
State:

60%
(% for various income ranges: 47.0% for AGIs below $25k, 55.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 61.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 62.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 75.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 02879, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $65,090 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$65,090
State:

$51,090

Salary/wage: $53,213 (reported on 81.9% of returns)
Here:

$53,213
State:

$43,690
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 119.3% for AGIs below $10k, 64.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 73.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 72.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 61.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,718 (reported on 61.6% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,718
Rhode Island:

$1,567
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $7,647 (reported on 38.2% of returns)
Here:

$7,647
State:

$3,896
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$11,250 (reported on 29.5% of returns)
Here:

+$11,250
State:

+$15,829
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -3.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$19,969 (reported on 18.2% of returns)
Here:

+$19,969
State:

+$15,557
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.0% for AGIs below $10k, 8.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.7% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,363 (reported on 3.9% of returns)
02879:

$3,363
Rhode Island:

$3,092
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $14,111 (reported on 2.2% of returns)
Here:

$14,111
Rhode Island:

$14,597
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $22,266 (21% of AGI, reported on 49.8% of returns)
Here:

$22,266
State:

$20,228

Here:

20.6% of AGI
State:

21.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 18.9% for AGIs below $10k, 18.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 18.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 19.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 19.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,792 (2% of AGI, reported on 45.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,792
State:

$2,620

Here:

2.5% of AGI
State:

2.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $10,830 (reported on 80.3% of returns)
02879:

$10,830
State:

$8,437
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $10k, 5.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,378 (reported on 7.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,378
State:

$1,659

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 57.5%
Here:

58%
State:

63%
(% for various income ranges: 43.3% for AGIs below $10k, 54.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 59.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 63.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 62.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 67.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$75,692
Rhode Island:

$55,902
Wakefield-Peacedale, RI (02879) map Nearest zip codes: 02881, 02882, 02892, 02836, 02874, 02875.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

48.9%
Rhode Island:

47.5%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.6%
Rhode Island:

6.7%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 548
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 7,919


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 152 (111 now married, 41 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,217 (2,036 now married, 2,181 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 02879 with a mortgage: 4,395 (145 second mortgage, 1,000 home equity loan, 18 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,074

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $2,146
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S758

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

5.2%
Whole state:

14.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

3.7%
Whole state:

8.3%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.2
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.2
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 02879: Cards Camp (A), Saint Savios Boys Center (B), Peace Dale Museum of Primitive Culture and Nineteenth Century Mill Village (C), Perryville State Trout Hatchery (D), Camp Hoffman (E), Camp Fuller (F), Browning Beach (G), Moonstone Beach (H), Green Hill Beach (I), Camp Saugatucket (J), Bedrock Farm (K), Deep Hole Public Fishing Area (L), Carpenters Grist Mill (M), Theater by the Sea (N), South Kingston Town Hall (O), South Kingstown Public Library (P), Robert Beverly Hale Memorial Library (Q), South Kingstown Emergency Medical Services (R), Wakefield Fire Department (S), Tuckertown Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Colonial Shopping Center (1), Belmont Shoppers Park Shopping Center (2), The Wakefield Mall Shopping Center (3), Dale Carlia Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 02879 include: Wakefield Baptist Church (A), Perryville Baptist Church (B), Curtis Corner Baptist Church (C), Peace Dale Congregational Church (D), First Church of the Nazarene (E), New Life Assembly Church (F), South County Church of Christ (G), Saint Francis Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Tower Hill Cemetery (1), Riverside Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Card Ponds (A), Indian Lake (B), Saugatucket Pond (C), Silver Lake (D), Green Hill Pond (E), Factory Pond (F), Trustom Pond (G), Mill Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Saugatucket River (A), Indian Run (B), White Horn Brook (C), Genesee Brook (D), Browns Brook (E), Alewife Brook (F), Smelt Brook (G), Fresh Meadow Brook (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 02879 include: Succotash Marsh State Management Area (1), South Shore Management Area (2), Peace Dale Historic District (3), Old Mountain Field (4), Truston Pond National Wildlife Refuge (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Beaches: Roy Carpenters Beach (A), A B Carpenters Beach (B), Matunuck Beach (C), Willow Dell Beach (D), East Matunuck State Beach (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attractions (not listed on the city page) : Museum of Primitive Culture (1058 Kingstown Road Unit 5) (1), South Kingstown Town - Libraries (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1057 Kingstown Road) (2), South Kingstown Town - Libraries- Hale Robert Beverly Branch (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 283 Post Road) (3), South County Tourism Council Inc (Tower Hill Road) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Year house built

  • 382010 or later
  • 1,4902000 to 2009
  • 1,7611990 to 1999
  • 1,4821980 to 1989
  • 1,7561970 to 1979
  • 7961960 to 1969
  • 9501950 to 1959
  • 7521940 to 1949
  • 2,0601939 or earlier

Zip code 02879 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Wakefield-Peacedale, RI (02879)

  • 17no bedroom
  • 1781 bedroom
  • 1,4482 bedrooms
  • 3,3683 bedrooms
  • 1,2394 bedrooms
  • 2195+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wakefield-Peacedale, RI (02879)

  • 132no bedroom
  • 8341 bedroom
  • 6092 bedrooms
  • 3053 bedrooms
  • 504 bedrooms
  • 685+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Wakefield-Peacedale, RI (02879) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 132no vehicle
  • 1,5691 vehicle
  • 2,9292 vehicles
  • 1,3103 vehicles
  • 4364 vehicles
  • 935+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Wakefield-Peacedale, RI (02879) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 388no vehicle
  • 9111 vehicle
  • 6002 vehicles
  • 743 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 255+ vehicles

  • Zip code 02879 household income distribution in 2013

  • Zip code 02879 household income distribution in 2013
  • 178Less than $10,000
  • 263$10,000 to $14,999
  • 316$15,000 to $19,999
  • 392$20,000 to $24,999
  • 398$25,000 to $29,999
  • 248$30,000 to $34,999
  • 394$35,000 to $39,999
  • 345$40,000 to $44,999
  • 198$45,000 to $49,999
  • 623$50,000 to $59,999
  • 845$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,219$75,000 to $99,999
  • 879$100,000 to $124,999
  • 573$125,000 to $149,999
  • 798$150,000 to $199,999
  • 798$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2013 in zip code 02879

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2013 in zip code 02879
  • 24Less than $10,000
  • 39$10,000 to $14,999
  • 12$15,000 to $19,999
  • 8$20,000 to $24,999
  • 9$25,000 to $29,999
  • 14$30,000 to $34,999
  • 43$50,000 to $59,999
  • 11$70,000 to $79,999
  • 8$80,000 to $89,999
  • 8$90,000 to $99,999
  • 59$100,000 to $124,999
  • 79$125,000 to $149,999
  • 195$150,000 to $174,999
  • 309$175,000 to $199,999
  • 587$200,000 to $249,999
  • 914$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,760$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1,079$400,000 to $499,999
  • 859$500,000 to $749,999
  • 211$750,000 to $999,999
  • 241$1,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in zip code 02879

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in zip code 02879
  • 30$100 to $149
  • 26$150 to $199
  • 189$200 to $249
  • 59$250 to $299
  • 69$300 to $349
  • 22$350 to $399
  • 61$400 to $449
  • 73$450 to $499
  • 81$500 to $549
  • 25$600 to $649
  • 47$650 to $699
  • 90$700 to $749
  • 62$750 to $799
  • 340$800 to $899
  • 120$900 to $999
  • 224$1,000 to $1,249
  • 199$1,250 to $1,499
  • 172$1,500 to $1,999
  • 20$2,000 or more
  • 89No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2013: $936.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $411,623.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $355,154
  • Black or African American householders: $289,127
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $260,530
  • Asian householders: $370,714
  • Some other race householders: $341,696
  • Two or more races householders: $253,591
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $330,131

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $352,000
02879:

$352,000
Rhode Island:

$232,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $261,600 - $471,600

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,676
  • One, attached: 322
  • Two: 293
  • 3 or 4: 252
  • 5 to 9: 446
  • 10 to 19: 302
  • 20 to 49: 141
  • 50 or more: 465
  • Mobile homes: 180
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Unemployment: 7.0%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 02879

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 02879
  • 82.5%8,645Drove a car alone
  • 7.1%740Carpooled
  • 2.0%206Bus or trolley bus
  • 1.1%113Railroad
  • 0.1%15Taxi
  • 0.2%19Bicycle
  • 2.9%300Walked
  • 0.1%14Other means
  • 4.0%423Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 02879

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 02879
  • 444Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,1535 to 9 minutes
  • 1,53910 to 14 minutes
  • 1,61815 to 19 minutes
  • 87520 to 24 minutes
  • 36625 to 29 minutes
  • 1,23630 to 34 minutes
  • 34535 to 39 minutes
  • 41440 to 44 minutes
  • 1,09045 to 59 minutes
  • 60760 to 89 minutes
  • 36590 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 60.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,426
  • In family households: 17,075 (3,045 male householders, 2,647 female householders)
    4,558 spouses, 5,814 children (5,375 natural, 204 adopted, 237 stepchildren), 277 grandchildren, 54 brothers or sisters, 122 parents, 216 other relatives, 221 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,351 (959 male householders (697 living alone)), 1,816 female householders (1,685 living alone)), 576 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 249 (110 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,897 2-persons, 1,081 3-persons, 1,105 4-persons, 495 5-persons, 79 6-persons, 35 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,382 1-person, 340 2-persons, 10 3-persons, 8 4-persons, 25 5-persons, 10 6-persons

3,227 married couples with children.
758 single-parent households (106 men, 652 women).

95.1% of residents of 02879 zip code speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (85% very well, 8% well, 7% not well).
2.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% very well, 12% well, 2% not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (65% very well, 35% well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (94% very well, 6% well).

Foreign born population: 770 (3.7%)
(72.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

3.7%
Whole state:

12.9%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 13%India
  • 11%Canada
  • 8%Portugal
  • 7%Pakistan
  • 6%Italy
  • 4%Germany
  • 4%Colombia

Most common first ancestries reported in 02879 (%)

  • 18%Irish
  • 14%Italian
  • 13%English
  • 11%Other groups
  • 6%German
  • 5%French (except Basque)
  • 4%French Canadian

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 102010 or later
  • 2612000 to 2009
  • 1791990 to 1999
  • 425Before 1990

Zip code 02879 topographic map

There are 341 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 02879.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BAILEY PAUL FORD WAKEFIELD (220 OLD TOWER HILL ROAD in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-01-1996-0094, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: PAUL BAILEY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • HAZARD SCHOOL (153 SCHOOL STREET in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-32104
    Organizations: SOUTH KINGSTOWN SCH DIST (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • MATUNUCK SCHOOL (310 MATUNUCK BEACH ROAD in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-32113
    Organizations: SOUTH KINGSTOWN SCH DIST (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BROAD ROCK MIDDLE SCHOOL (351 BROAD ROCK ROAD in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-32114
    Organizations: SOUTH KINGSTOWN SCH DIST (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • GULF OIL CORP #119951 (270 MAIN ST in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: GULF STA/NORTHRUPS SERVICE CENTER INC (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , CUMBERLAND FARMS (CONTACT/OWNER) , NORTHRUPS SERVICE CTR INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: NORTHRUPS SERVICE CTR INC
  • CURTIS CORNER MIDDLE SCHOOL (301 CURTIS CORNER ROAD in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-32110
    Organizations: SOUTH KINGSTOWN SCH DIST (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KINGSTON HILL ACADEMY (LILY PADS CENTER, BLDG. B in PEACE DALE, RI)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-32601
    Organizations: KINGSTON HILL ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • A T & T COMMUNICATIONS (295 SHANNOCK RD in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • PITCHERS GARAGE (2196 POST RD in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: GENERAL AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR.
    Organizations: DAVID F SHERMAN (CONTACT/OWNER) , STUART A SHERMAN JR (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • OLSON ALLAN DR (343 MAIN ST in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ALLAN OLSON DMD (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • A T & T GREEN HILL CABLE STATION (OLD SHANNOCK ROAD in SOUTH KINGSTOWN, RI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: AT&T LL & INT'L REVENUE CARRIERS (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • JACKSON & JERNICK PARTNERSHIP (162 MAIN ST in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: WASHINGTON TRUST COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • FITZGERALD JOSEPH (143 MAIN ST in WAKEFIELD, RI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: OFFICES OF PHYSICIANS, MENTAL HEALTH SPECIALISTS.
    Organizations: FRITZGERALD JOHN (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 02879 marital status for males
Zip code 02879 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 49%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 30%Utility gas
  • 11%Electricity
  • 5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4%Wood
  • 1%Coal or coke

Population in 1990: 13,422. Population change in the 1990s: +5,277 (+39.3%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 12,624
  • Northeast: 5,058
  • Midwest: 655
  • South: 806
  • West: 657

61% of the 02879 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Rhode Island.

91% of the 02879 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 153
Here:

7.1%
Rhode Island:

11.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 295
Here:

23.1%
Rhode Island:

14.4%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 161
Here:

15.9%
Rhode Island:

42.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 86,636Management occupations
  • 76,686Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 73,667Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 64,076Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 62,235Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 61,510Legal occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code (WAKEFIELD, RI):

  • ATLANTEK, INC. (10 HIGH STREET, UNIT 8)
    $180,162 with Navy for Other ADP and Telecommunications Services (includes data storage on tapes, compact disks, etc.). Signed on 2000-09-18. Completion date: 2000-12-31.
  • SHELDON D PRATT (13 SHERMAN COURT; small business) : $35,230 in 15 contracts from 2002 to 2005
    Contracts for Other Special Studies and Analyses, Environmental Studies and Assessments, Animal and Fisheries Studies, Other Professional Services, and more by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $10,300; 2003: $5,310; 2004: $15,720; 2005: $3,900; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $6,840 with Army for Other Special Studies and Analyses. Signed on 2004-02-04. Completion date: 2004-07-30.
    $6,840 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other Special Studies and Analyses. Signed on 2004-02-04. Completion date: 2004-07-30.
    $4,600 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Environmental Studies and Assessments. Signed on 2002-06-24. Completion date: 2002-09-30.
    $3,000 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other Special Studies and Analyses. Signed on 2003-03-13. Completion date: 2003-07-31.
  • david faust (37 EAST HILL WAY; small business)
    $28,000 with Offices, Boards and Divisions (includes Attorney General, Deputy Attorney General, etc.) for Expert Witness. Taking place in DC. Signed on 2004-09-28. Completion date: 2005-12-31.
  • WITHAM ENGINEERING (946 A TUCKERTOWN RD; small business)
    $19,105 with Navy for Other Buildings. Taking place in PA. Signed on 2003-08-12. Completion date: 2003-10-26.
  • FAUCHER'S TAILORING (53 JOHNSON PL; small business) : $3,400 in 4 contracts from 2002 to 2005
    $900 with Army for Laundry and DryCleaning Services. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $900, same as above. Signed on 2003-10-01. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
    $900, same as above. Signed on 2002-10-03. Completion date: 2003-09-30.
    $700, same as above. Signed on 2005-05-04. Completion date: 2005-09-30.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Educational Services: Elementary and Secondary Schools (500-999 employees: 1 establishment, 50-99 employees: 2 establishments, 1-4 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (500-999: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99: 3, 20-49: 9, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 5, 1-4: 7)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (20-49: 2, 10-19: 8, 5-9: 6, 1-4: 9)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 4, 10-19: 6, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 3)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Snack and Nonalcoholic Beverage Bars (20-49: 3, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 2)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Vocational Rehabilitation Services (100-249: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 168 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 59 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 21 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 18 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 108 people in nursing homes
  • 44 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 6 partial 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 ORIGINATED98$257,590276$244,1831,444$228,15853$151,618294$258,39816$106,321
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$132,88016$293,67196$233,5166$45,97018$210,0946$131,828
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$200,14155$284,253357$284,10225$59,61470$281,3672$114,850
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$234,44639$279,303227$263,2794$283,03328$282,3780$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$254,4426$277,78049$254,9612$280,4555$206,8460$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0512.00 , 0513.02, 0513.03, 0513.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$281,55226$283,3836$259,785
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$392,72012$258,9090$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED19$281,1111$307,8300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$251,1382$234,1750$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0512.00 , 0513.02, 0513.03, 0513.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 02879 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary11983.1 years
John11576.1 years
William11176.0 years
James8275.5 years
Joseph7077.8 years
George6680.4 years
Margaret6681.9 years
Helen6382.6 years
Robert6073.4 years
Dorothy5779.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 02879 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4778.4 years
Tucker2481.4 years
Johnson2282.9 years
Brown2078.9 years
Hazard1872.1 years
Wright1878.1 years
Holland1883.3 years
Greene1684.0 years
Stedman1679.9 years
Browning1579.8 years
Businesses in zip code 02879
NameCountNameCount
Applebee's1Panera Bread1
AutoZone1Payless1
Burger King1Penske1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Circle K2Sears1
Curves1Shaw's1
Dunkin Donuts2Sprint Nextel1
Fashion Bug1Staples1
FedEx5Starbucks1
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
Hilton1Taco Bell1
KFC1U-Haul2
Lane Furniture1UPS5
MasterBrand Cabinets4Volkswagen1
McDonald's1Wet Seal1
New Balance2YMCA1
Nike1
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