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ZIP Code 02903

Primary City:Providence, RI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: Providence County
Timezone: Eastern (10:07pm)
Area code: 401 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.82, -71.41
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02903

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02903. 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 02903. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02903, 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:
Providence, RI

Stats and Demographics for the 02903 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02903 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02903 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. 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 02903 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,780
Population Density 6,013 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,578
Median Home Value $225,000
Land Area 1.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,841
Median Household Income $26,173

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 25

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10972586171,123582419322263255264242199164136976673
Female10672741,0571,542586364188159172203191180180155129148213
Total2151441321,6742,6651,168783510422427467433379344291226214286

Gender

 Male 5,061 47%
 Female 5,719 53%
Gender

Race

 White 7,007 65.0%
 Black Or African American 1,196 11.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.7%
 Asian 1,328 12.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 663 6.2%
 Two Or More Races 500 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21141122106111836315
Renter8031,010508498517425277141
Total8241,151630604628508340156

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 687 14%
 Single Guardian 409 8%
 Singles 2,846 59%
 Singles With Roommate 899 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,467 92%
 Households with Kids 374 8%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2624209131312211317841712141830183372362
Female221322192311121791419171014171231369628527
Total48374228362424382231272127263130615521,000889

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02903 has a slightly less 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 02903 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02903 real estate data, the median home value of $225,000 is slightly higher than average 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 02903. Rentals in 02903 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02903 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,899 73%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 178 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 2,494 23%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 209 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 471 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 191 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,179 75%
 Households Vacant 737 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 416 56.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 43 5.8%
 For Sale Only 45 6.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 100 13.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 124 16.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 665 17%
 1 Bedroom 1,666 43%
 2 Bedroom 1,185 31%
 3+ Bedroom 332 9%
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 $26,173 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02903 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. ZIP code 02903 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 02903 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 02903 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,814 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,934 39%
 No Earnings 3,360 33%
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 2,814 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,934 39%
 No Earnings 3,360 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,466 47%
 Public transportation 568 11%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,870 35%
 Worked at Home 374 7%
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 875 26%
 High School Graduate 943 28%
 Associate's degree 175 5%
 Bachelor's degree 651 19%
 Master's degree 362 11%
 Professional school degree 228 7%
 Doctorate degree 167 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 275 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 54 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02903

ZIP Code 02903 is in the Providence School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02903.

Carl G. Lauro El. School
99 Kenyon St
Providence, RI 02903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Providence School District
Urban Collaborative Program
75 Carpenter St
Providence, RI 02903
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Urban Collaborative School District
Rini Middle College
150 Washington St
Providence, RI 02903
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rhode Island Nurses Institute Middle College School District
Academy for Career Exploration
130 Broadway
Providence, RI 02903
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Providence School District
Central High School
70 Fricker St
Providence, RI 02903
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Providence School District
Classical High School
770 Westminster St
Providence, RI 02903
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Providence School District
Providence Career Technical
41 Fricker St
Providence, RI 02903
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Providence School District
Tavares Pediatric & Education Center
101 Plain St
Providence, RI 02903
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Jo-Ann Caffey Mcdowell Elc at John Hope
7 Thomas P Whitten Way
Providence, RI 02903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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