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ZIP Code 02905

Primary City:Providence, RI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Washington Park
County: Providence County
Timezone: Eastern (7:06pm)
Area code: 401 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.79, -71.40
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02905

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02905. 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 02905. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02905, 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
Acceptable:
Cranston

Stats and Demographics for the 02905 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02905 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 02905 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02905 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,223
Population Density 6,730 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,539
Median Home Value $192,600
Land Area 3.75 sq mi
Water Area 1.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,465
Median Household Income $41,332

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8308998731,3961,402760658671726738764689520346200153128102
Female8518318851,4891,445831813803897888890773590380288233209272
Total1,6811,7301,7582,8852,8471,5911,4711,4741,6231,6261,6541,4621,110726488386337374

Gender

 Male 11,855 47%
 Female 13,368 53%
Gender

Race

 White 12,838 50.9%
 Black Or African American 4,702 18.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 317 1.3%
 Asian 974 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 4,854 19.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,522 6.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner453787969971,002482310116
Renter477957881876571294183100
Total5221,3351,6771,8731,573776493216

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,009 36%
 Single Guardian 2,572 30%
 Singles 2,197 26%
 Singles With Roommate 687 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,168 61%
 Households with Kids 3,297 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male173158169178184182154179200184178165147199204195219337441391
Female174188141191155151153189183166185189180165188187227411476451
Total347346310369339333307368383350363354327364392382446748917842

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02905 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 02905 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02905 real estate data, the median home value of $192,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02905 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02905 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02905 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,518 93.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 71 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,538 6.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 88 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,282 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 844 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,339 45%
 Households Vacant 1,074 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 515 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 184 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 56 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 279 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 80 2%
 1 Bedroom 981 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,782 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,405 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 $41,332 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02905 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. Residents in ZIP code 02905 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 02905 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 6,513 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,473 33%
 No Earnings 6,625 34%
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 6,513 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,473 33%
 No Earnings 6,625 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,291 79.0%
 Public transportation 812 7.7%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 873 8.3%
 Worked at Home 513 4.9%
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 1,552 24%
 High School Graduate 2,711 42%
 Associate's degree 449 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,034 16%
 Master's degree 365 6%
 Professional school degree 224 3%
 Doctorate degree 152 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,385 77.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 470 8.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 772 13.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02905

ZIP Code 02905 is in the Cranston School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02905.

Chester W. Barrows School
9 Beachmont Ave
Cranston, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cranston School District
Edgewood Highland
160 Pawtuxet Ave
Cranston, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cranston School District
Edward S. Rhodes School
160 Shaw Ave
Cranston, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cranston School District
Robert L. Bailey, IV
65 Gordon Ave
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Providence School District
Cornel Young & Charlotte Woods
674 Prairie Ave
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Providence School District
Alan Shawn Feinstein Elementary
1450 Broad St
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Providence School District
Mary E. Fogarty El. School
199 Oxford St
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Providence School District
Roger Williams Middle School
278 Thurbers Ave
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Providence School District
Metropolitan Career Tech Center
325 Public St
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Met Career and Tech School District
W B Cooley & Academy Internationa
182 Thurbers Ave
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Providence School District
St Paul School
1789 Broad St
Cranston, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Meeting Street School
1000 Eddy St
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Roger Williams Daycare Center
64 Applegate Ln
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bishop Mcvinney Elementary School
155 Gordon Ave
Providence, RI 02905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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