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ZIP Code 02859

Primary City:Pascoag, RI (View All Cities)
County: Providence County
Timezone: Eastern (10:12am)
Area code: 401 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.97, -71.74
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02859

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02859. 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 02859. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02859, 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:
Pascoag, RI
Unacceptable:
Glocester

Stats and Demographics for the 02859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02859 is located in northwest 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 02859 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02859 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,738
Population Density 238 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,675
Median Home Value $243,400
Land Area 28.37 sq mi
Water Area 1.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,370
Median Household Income $58,828

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5163160323
5-9232234466
10-14215206421
15-19272215487
20-24171167338
25-29185169354
30-34168178346
35-39215217432
40-44242250492
45-49326314640
50-54337341678
55-59282244526
60-64195198393
65-69119113232
70-746172133
75-795782139
80-844696142
85 Plus49147196

Gender

 Male 3,335 49%
 Female 3,403 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,493 96.4%
 Black Or African American 49 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.3%
 Asian 32 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 50 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 93 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24102333
25-34143146289
35-44332128460
45-54548148696
55-6441390503
65-7417528203
75-847956135
85 Plus302151

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,310 55%
 Single Guardian 421 18%
 Singles 497 21%
 Singles With Roommate 142 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,528 64%
 Households with Kids 842 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1382866
2393574
3232750
4374885
5434386
6395089
74753100
8593695
9445296
10464288
11504393
12354277
13484795
14363268
155550105
16484694
175949108
18533992
19573188
20433073

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02859 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02859 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02859 real estate data, the median home value of $243,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02859 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02859 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 02859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,298 93.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 36 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 366 5.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,416 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 314 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 640 24%
 Households Vacant 305 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 16.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 23 7.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 163 53.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 18.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 215 32%
 2 Bedroom 227 34%
 3+ Bedroom 223 34%
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 $58,828 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02859 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 02859. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,335 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,121 19%
 No Earnings 2,308 40%
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 2,335 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,121 19%
 No Earnings 2,308 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,946 95.5%
 Public transportation 15 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 1.5%
 Worked at Home 67 2.2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 457 19%
 High School Graduate 1,341 57%
 Associate's degree 204 9%
 Bachelor's degree 238 10%
 Master's degree 74 3%
 Professional school degree 30 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 917 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 96 8.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02859

ZIP Code 02859 is in the Burrillville School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02859.

Steere Farm Elementary School
915 Steere Farm Rd
Pascoag, RI 02859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burrillville School District
Community Christian School
113 Church St
Pascoag, RI 02859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fr Holland Catholic School
180 Sayles Ave
Pascoag, RI 02859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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