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ZIP Code 02892

Primary City:West Kingston, RI (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (11:06am)
Area code: 401 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.50, -71.58
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02892

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02892. 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 02892. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02892, 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 Kingston, RI
Acceptable:
Richmond
Unacceptable:
South Kingstown

Stats and Demographics for the 02892 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02892 is located in central 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 02892 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 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 02892 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,988
Population Density 182 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,942
Median Home Value $311,000
Land Area 27.39 sq mi
Water Area 1.94 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,807
Median Household Income $66,033

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11613818116214112210515118823522620719412168403535
Female1331571521331141031221551982422352421779370545687
Total2492953332952552252273063864774614493712141389491122

Gender

 Male 2,465 49%
 Female 2,523 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,743 95.1%
 Black Or African American 28 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 1.0%
 Asian 53 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 92 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner91083054694351899125
Renter21443129201777
Total301523364984552069832

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,151 64%
 Single Guardian 215 12%
 Singles 320 18%
 Singles With Roommate 121 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,210 67%
 Households with Kids 597 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2714262432312526245234293531343837262743
Female2224313132353132274426312526323724271321
Total4938575564665658519660606057667561534064

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02892 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 02892 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 02892 real estate data, the median home value of $311,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02892 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02892 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02892 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,817 96.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 155 3.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,280 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 351 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 176 9%
 Households Vacant 135 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 48 36%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 96 39%
 2 Bedroom 52 21%
 3+ Bedroom 98 40%
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 $66,033 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02892 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 02892. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,626 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 889 25%
 No Earnings 1,109 31%
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 1,626 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 889 25%
 No Earnings 1,109 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,040 91.4%
 Public transportation 5 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 29 1.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 1.6%
 Worked at Home 123 5.5%
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 277 17%
 High School Graduate 656 41%
 Associate's degree 152 9%
 Bachelor's degree 288 18%
 Master's degree 101 6%
 Professional school degree 22 1%
 Doctorate degree 106 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 575 83.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 46 6.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 68 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02892

ZIP Code 02892 is in the South Kingstown School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02892.

West Kingston School
3119 Ministerial Rd
West Kingston, RI 02892
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Kingstown School District
Meadowbrook Waldorf School
300 Kingstown Rd
West Kingston, RI 02892
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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