Glocester in Providence county, Rhode Island

Glocester, RI

Glocester is a historical and rural community home to many lakes and ponds, making for a picturesque countryside.

Situated just 30 miles from Providence, the town of Glocester was once a part of the state's capital. Nearly 11,000 people currently reside in Glocester. Delightful antique shops abound in Glocester. One such relic is Brown & Hopkins. The store is America's oldest continuously operating general store, established in 1809.

Glocester offers a few Farmer's Markets and orchards. Harmony Farms is a pick-your-own operation offering peaches, blackberries, blueberries, raspberries, and apples. The Northwest Farmer's Market is in Clocester as well.

Wine enthusiasts will enjoy Verde Vineyards.

Glocester is part of the Foster-Glocester regional school district. Glocester is home to two elementary schools. The Ponaganset Middle School is also located in Glocester. The Ponaganset High School is located in nearby Scituate, Rhode Island.

Glocester, RI Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Glocester, RI Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$235K
Up 2.3 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$220K
Down 12.8 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
95
Down 10.4 % since November 2015

Glocester, RI Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Glocester, RI Condo Sales Overview

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Demographic Information for Glocester, RI

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.13 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 179.6
Household Size (people) 2.65
Households w/ Children 26.13 %
Annual Residential Turnover 6.31 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $608
One Bedroom $744
Two Bedroom $903
Three Bedroom $1,120
Four Bedroom $1,349

Education

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Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 9,733
Households: 3,678
Median Age: 47.03

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $82,660)

Climate & Weather

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School Information for Glocester, RI

Public Elementary

School

FOGARTY MEMORIAL SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
736 SNAKE HILL RD
NORTH SCITUATE, RI 02857

WEST GLOCESTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
111 REYNOLDS RD
CHEPACHET, RI 02814

Public Middle

School

PONAGANSET MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
7 RUSTIC HILL RD
NORTH SCITUATE, RI 02857

Public High

School

PONAGANSET HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
137 ANAN WADE RD
GLOCESTER, RI 02857

Private/Catholic

School

HARMONY HILL SCHOOL
Grades: 1-12
63 HARMONY HILL RD
CHEPACHET, RI 02814

THE LEARNING PLACE LLC
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
21 TERRY LN
CHEPACHET, RI 02814

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Glocester, RI Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Glocester, RI

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Featured Homes for Sale in Glocester, RI

18 Bolton Street, Glocester, RI 02814
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Glocester, RI 02814

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