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ZIP Code 02840

Primary City:Newport, RI (View All Cities)
County: Newport County
Timezone: Eastern (11:06pm)
Area code: 401 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.49, -71.32
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02840. 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 02840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02840, 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:
Newport, RI
Unacceptable:
Middletown

Stats and Demographics for the 02840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02840 is located in east 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02840 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02840 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,335
Population Density 3,227 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,108
Median Home Value $387,100
Land Area 7.23 sq mi
Water Area 3.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,649
Median Household Income $60,751

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male680553499701980844793806716729753716704517304267227166
Female6535314819841,382890832700695742843806812569425329313393
Total1,3331,0849801,6852,3621,7341,6251,5061,4111,4711,5961,5221,5161,086729596540559

Gender

 Male 10,955 47%
 Female 12,380 53%
Gender

Race

 White 19,400 83.1%
 Black Or African American 1,503 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 181 0.8%
 Asian 285 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 734 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,217 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner382936259271,188801528235
Renter7311,5041,147983785446291127
Total7691,7971,7721,9101,9731,247819362

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,286 31%
 Single Guardian 1,655 16%
 Singles 4,417 41%
 Singles With Roommate 1,291 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,395 79%
 Households with Kids 2,254 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1141451491211251009811911192941039511592123129145212238
Female1451311321111301031149688899210191108108120115286355355
Total259276281232255203212215199181186204186223200243244431567593

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02840 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 02840 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02840 real estate data, the median home value of $387,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 02840. Rentals in 02840 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,860 93.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 240 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,081 4.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 145 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,267 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,368 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,014 46%
 Households Vacant 2,459 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 630 25.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 71 2.9%
 For Sale Only 110 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,414 57.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 207 8.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 171 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,660 28%
 2 Bedroom 2,197 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,909 32%
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 $60,751 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02840 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 02840 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 02840 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,683 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,066 30%
 No Earnings 5,303 26%
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 8,683 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,066 30%
 No Earnings 5,303 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,514 75.3%
 Public transportation 339 2.7%
 Taxicab 34 0.3%
 Motorcycle 60 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,057 16.3%
 Worked at Home 632 5.0%
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 803 10%
 High School Graduate 2,702 35%
 Associate's degree 382 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,264 29%
 Master's degree 1,111 14%
 Professional school degree 299 4%
 Doctorate degree 156 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,097 64.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 714 21.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 465 14.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02840

ZIP Code 02840 is in the Newport School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02840.

Coggeshall School
134 Van Zandt Ave
Newport, RI 02840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport School District
Cranston - Calvert
15 Cranston Ave
Newport, RI 02840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport School District
Frank E. Thompson Middle School
55 Broadway
Newport, RI 02840
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Newport School District
Sullivan School
435 Broadway
Newport, RI 02840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport School District
Underwood School
90 Harrison Ave
Newport, RI 02840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport School District
Rogers High School
15 Wickham Rd
Newport, RI 02840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newport School District
Newport Area Career Tech Center
15 Wickham Rd
Newport, RI 02840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newport School District
Cluny School
75 Brenton Rd
Newport, RI 02840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Michaels Country Day School
180 Rhode Island Ave
Newport, RI 02840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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