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ZIP Code 02817

Primary City:West Greenwich, RI (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (12:52am)
Area code: 401 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.6, -71.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02817

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02817. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 02817. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02817, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
West Greenwich, RI
Acceptable:
W Greenwich

Stats and Demographics for the 02817 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02817 is located in west Rhode Island and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02817 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02817 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,135
Population Density 122 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,370
Median Home Value $315,100
Land Area 50.26 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,219
Median Household Income $78,438

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16221423121216813613419625930133223918014162303126
Female13120524222216315913321725829733223718212160424139
Total293419473434331295267413517598664476362262122727265

Gender

 Male 3,054 50%
 Female 3,081 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,892 96.0%
 Black Or African American 50 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.3%
 Asian 81 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 33 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 63 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner81013725864142087425
Renter251041039952261210
Total332054756854662348635

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,465 66%
 Single Guardian 274 12%
 Singles 363 16%
 Singles With Roommate 117 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,385 62%
 Households with Kids 834 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3039312830414855404350435045444054413331
Female2320312536464234474449425651525547333536
Total535962536687908987879985106969695101746867

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02817 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02817 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 02817 real estate data, the median home value of $315,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 02817. Rentals in 02817 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02817 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,110 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,413 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 375 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 431 18%
 Households Vacant 151 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 26 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 8%
 1 Bedroom 79 17%
 2 Bedroom 241 52%
 3+ Bedroom 110 24%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $78,438 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02817 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 02817 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,884 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,471 31%
 No Earnings 1,378 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,884 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,471 31%
 No Earnings 1,378 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,658 92.9%
 Public transportation 18 0.6%
 Taxicab 14 0.5%
 Motorcycle 36 1.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 0.7%
 Worked at Home 113 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 126 6%
 High School Graduate 990 49%
 Associate's degree 236 12%
 Bachelor's degree 439 22%
 Master's degree 139 7%
 Professional school degree 47 2%
 Doctorate degree 45 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 928 67.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 344 24.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 111 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02817

ZIP Code 02817 is in the Exeter-West Greenwich School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02817.

Mildred E. Lineham School
859 Nooseneck Hill Rd
West Greenwich, RI 02817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Exeter-West Greenwich School District
The Greene School
94 John Potter Rd
West Greenwich, RI 02817
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: The Greene School District
Exeter-West Greenwich Regional Junior
930 Nooseneck Hill Rd
West Greenwich, RI 02817
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Exeter-West Greenwich School District
Exeter-West Greenwich Regional
930 Nooseneck Hill Rd
West Greenwich, RI 02817
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Exeter-West Greenwich School District
Greenwich Village School
227 Nooseneck Hill Rd
West Greenwich, RI 02817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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