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ZIP Code 02896

Primary City:North Smithfield, RI (View All Cities)
County: Providence County
Timezone: Eastern (7:18pm)
Area code: 401 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.97, -71.54
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02896

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02896. 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 02896. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02896, 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:
North Smithfield, RI
Acceptable:
N Smithfield

Stats and Demographics for the 02896 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02896 is located in north 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 02896 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02896 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,537
Population Density 487 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,798
Median Home Value $283,100
Land Area 23.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,483
Median Household Income $77,658

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male274337380386253205211319446500483430412274179137133105
Female218309367364231201252345473542481474402317247205271374
Total4926467477504844064636649191,042964904814591426342404479

Gender

 Male 5,464 47%
 Female 6,073 53%
Gender

Race

 White 11,161 96.7%
 Black Or African American 65 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.1%
 Asian 106 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 57 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 132 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1119164592384347528679
Renter28125138143113162186135
Total393167831,066956637472214

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,609 58%
 Single Guardian 550 12%
 Singles 1,105 25%
 Singles With Roommate 219 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,138 70%
 Households with Kids 1,345 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4961566262677963667085896868858581785760
Female3943484354536564737357698583798194634736
Total8810410410511612014412713914314215815315116416617514110496

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02896 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 02896 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 02896 real estate data, the median home value of $283,100 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 02896. Rentals in 02896 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02896 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,212 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 287 2.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,559 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 894 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,030 21%
 Households Vacant 315 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 69 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 151 48%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 5%
 1 Bedroom 497 43%
 2 Bedroom 410 35%
 3+ Bedroom 197 17%
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 $77,658 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02896 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 02896 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 3,851 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,764 28%
 No Earnings 3,115 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 3,851 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,764 28%
 No Earnings 3,115 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,466 94.8%
 Public transportation 27 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 104 1.8%
 Worked at Home 171 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 430 11.2%
 High School Graduate 1,865 48.5%
 Associate's degree 372 9.7%
 Bachelor's degree 843 21.9%
 Master's degree 288 7.5%
 Professional school degree 36 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,772 82.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 228 10.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 148 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02896

ZIP Code 02896 is in the North Smithfield School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02896.

North Smithfield Elementary
2214 Providence Pk
North Smithfield, RI 02896
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Smithfield School District
North Smithfield Ms
1850 Providence Pk
North Smithfield, RI 02896
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North Smithfield School District
North Smitfield High School
412 Greenville Rd
North Smithfield, RI 02896
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Smithfield School District

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