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ZIP Code 02898

Primary City:Wyoming, RI (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (10:38am)
Area code: 401 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.52, -71.67
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02898

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02898. 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 02898. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02898, 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:
Wyoming, RI
Acceptable:
Richmond

Stats and Demographics for the 02898 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02898 is located in west 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 02898 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02898 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,696
Population Density 147 people per sq mi
Housing Units 618
Median Home Value $289,200
Land Area 11.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 585
Median Household Income $92,708

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5464288
5-95154105
10-146073133
15-197561136
20-24433982
25-29433376
30-34435396
35-396655121
40-447482156
45-497581156
50-547976155
55-597456130
60-64474794
65-69292655
70-74182240
75-79201939
80-8451520
85 Plus6814

Gender

 Male 854 50%
 Female 842 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,646 97.1%
 Black Or African American 11 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 8 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24167
25-34331750
35-4411125136
45-5415513168
55-6411314127
65-7456561
75-8425328
85 Plus808

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 379 65%
 Single Guardian 83 14%
 Singles 93 16%
 Singles With Roommate 30 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 354 61%
 Households with Kids 231 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19918
28715
38917
4151227
5101020
6101222
78816
8131023
9101424
1081725
11121224
12151328
13121022
14132134
15141428
16131730
1719827
18141428
1915823
20101323

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02898 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02898 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 02898 real estate data, the median home value of $289,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02898 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02898 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02898 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,666 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 402 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 100 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 83 13%
 Households Vacant 33 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 14 42%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 50%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 12 50%
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 $92,708 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02898 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 02898 can expect to fall in that range. 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 412 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 267 25%
 No Earnings 379 36%
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 412 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 267 25%
 No Earnings 379 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 599 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 14 2%
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 77 16%
 High School Graduate 268 57%
 Associate's degree 28 6%
 Bachelor's degree 75 16%
 Master's degree 24 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 116 55%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 23%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02898

ZIP Code 02898 is in the Chariho School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02898.

Richmond Elementary School
190 Kingstown Rd
Wyoming, RI 02898
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chariho School District

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