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ZIP Code 02861

Primary City:Pawtucket, RI (View All Cities)
County: Providence County
Timezone: Eastern (11:04am)
Area code: 401 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.88, -71.35
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02861

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02861. 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 02861. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02861, 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:
Pawtucket, RI
Unacceptable:
Darlington

Stats and Demographics for the 02861 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02861 is located in northeast Rhode Island and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02861 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02861 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,178
Population Density 7,345 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,432
Median Home Value $185,700
Land Area 3.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,695
Median Household Income $54,184

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 103Male Median Age: 106Female Median Age: 102

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8197077478278649068328339491,0131,033800701464368289251226
Female7957316927748019058968719901,0871,0631,006690542454393396463
Total1,6141,4381,4391,6011,6651,8111,7281,7041,9392,1002,0961,8061,3911,006822682647689

Gender

 Male 12,629 48%
 Female 13,549 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,901 83.7%
 Black Or African American 1,477 5.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 63 0.2%
 Asian 329 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 1,492 5.7%
 Two Or More Races 895 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner567201,1441,5241,394838699361
Renter304872864845523278170103
Total3601,5922,0082,3691,9171,116869464

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,652 43%
 Single Guardian 2,250 21%
 Singles 3,020 28%
 Singles With Roommate 773 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 7,503 70%
 Households with Kids 3,192 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male145198178149138150145151123124135170156162147141203179157158
Female156147173157168140145139139155118136127156151160179139145146
Total301345351306306290290290262279253306283318298301382318302304

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02861 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02861 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02861 real estate data, the median home value of $185,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02861 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02861 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02861 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,017 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 135 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,798 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,938 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,959 35%
 Households Vacant 737 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 322 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 113 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 225 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 93 2%
 1 Bedroom 753 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,802 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,291 33%
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 $54,184 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02861 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 02861 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 02861 can expect to fall in that range. 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 9,566 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,483 25%
 No Earnings 7,076 32%
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 9,566 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,483 25%
 No Earnings 7,076 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,204 92.2%
 Public transportation 304 2.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 507 3.8%
 Worked at Home 215 1.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 1,649 17.4%
 High School Graduate 5,132 54.1%
 Associate's degree 956 10.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,372 14.5%
 Master's degree 256 2.7%
 Professional school degree 89 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 40 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,434 71.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 940 19.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 404 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02861

ZIP Code 02861 is in the Pawtucket School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02861.

Curvin-Mccabe School
466 Cottage St
Pawtucket, RI 02861
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pawtucket School District
Fallon Memorial School
62 Lincoln Ave
Pawtucket, RI 02861
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pawtucket School District
Flora S. Curtis School
582 Benefit St
Pawtucket, RI 02861
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pawtucket School District
Potter-Burns School
973 Newport Ave
Pawtucket, RI 02861
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pawtucket School District
Goff Junior High School
974 Newport Ave
Pawtucket, RI 02861
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Pawtucket School District
St Cecilia School
755 Central Ave
Pawtucket, RI 02861
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Teresa School
140 Woodhaven Rd
Pawtucket, RI 02861
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Darlington Early Childhood Center
680 Newport Ave
Pawtucket, RI 02861
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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