Providence in Providence county, Rhode Island

Providence, RI

The third-largest city in New England, Providence offers cultural and artistic influence, world-renowned educational facilities, and entertainment to suit every taste.

The city of Providence, Rhode Island is one of the nation's oldest cities. The city offers various amenities including Waterplace Park, river-walks, the Bank of America Skating Rink and the Providence Place Mall. Providence has a large focus on the arts. The Rhode Island School of Design is a fine arts college that attracts pupils from around the world. Among the dozens of other attractions in Providence include Roger Williams Park Zoo, Providence Performing Arts Center, Brown University Campus, Historic Federal Hill in addition to more than 700 restaurants. The Providence Public School District serves more than 30,000 students. The Providence area also is home to several private schools, and notably, the renowned Brown University.

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

Providence, RI Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$150K
Up 10.1 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$158K
Up 13.3 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
133
Up 1.5 % since November 2015

Providence, RI Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Providence, RI Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condos
$265K
Up 51.4 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condos
$287K
Up 26.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condos
144
Up 0.7 % since November 2015

Providence, RI Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Providence, RI

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.78 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 9,600.6
Household Size (people) 2.59
Households w/ Children 30.62 %
Annual Residential Turnover 20.65 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $666
One Bedroom $816
Two Bedroom $990
Three Bedroom $1,228
Four Bedroom $1,478

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 176,653
Households: 62,325
Median Age: 30.57

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $39,598)

Climate & Weather

The temperature chart displays average high and low temperatures (degrees Fahrenheit) for the months of January and July.

The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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School Information for Providence, RI

Public Elementary

School

ACHIEVEMENT FIRST RHODE ISLAND
Grades: K-1
370 HARTFORD AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

FRANK D SPAZIANO ELEMENTARY ANNEX
Grades: K-1
240 LABAN ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

ALFRED LIMA SR. EL SCHOOL
Grades: 2-5
222 DABOLL ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

FRANK D. SPAZIANO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: 2-6
85 LAUREL HILL AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

LILLIAN FEINSTEIN EL. SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
159 SACKETT ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

WEBSTER AVENUE SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
191 WEBSTER AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

LEVITON ANNEX ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
65 GREENWICH ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

RESERVOIR AVENUE SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
156 RESERVOIR AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

WILLIAM D'ABATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
60 KOSSUTH ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

CHARLES N. FORTES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-1
234 DABOLL ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

ASA MESSER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
1655 WESTMINSTER ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

ANTHONY CARNEVALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
50 SPRINGFIELD ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

PLEASANT VIEW SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
50 OBEDIAH BROWN RD
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

HIGHLANDER CHARTER SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-11
42 LEXINGTON AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

MARY E. FOGARTY EL. SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
199 OXFORD ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

ALAN SHAWN FEINSTEIN ELEMENTARY
Grades: K-5
1450 BROAD ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

ROBERT F. KENNEDY EL. SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
195 NELSON ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

GEORGE J. WEST EL. SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
145 BEAUFORT ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

ROBERT L BAILEY IV, ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
65 GORDON AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

HARRY KIZIRIAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
60 CAMDEN AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

TIMES2 ACADEMY
Grades: K-12
50 FILLMORE ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

PAUL CUFFEE CHARTER SCHOOL
Grades: K-11
459 PROMENADE ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

CHARLOTTE WOODS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
674 PRAIRIE AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

VEAZIE STREET SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
211 VEAZIE ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02904

R.I. SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
1 CORLISS PARK
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

VILLAGE GREEN VIRTUAL CHARTER SCHOOL
Grades: K-3
135 WEYBOSSET ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

VARTAN GREGORIAN EL. SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
455 WICKENDEN ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

CARL G. LAURO EL. SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
99 KENYON ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

MARTIN LUTHER KING EL. SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
35 CAMP ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

Public Middle

School

TRINITY ACADEMY FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
Grades: 7-11
158 MESSER ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

GILBERT STUART MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
188 PRINCETON AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

DELSESTO MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
152 SPRINGFIELD ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

WEST BROADWAY MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
29 BAINBRIDGE AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

ROGER WILLIAMS MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
278 THURBERS AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

NATHANAEL GREENE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
721 CHALKSTONE AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

ESEK HOPKINS MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
480 CHARLES ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02904

URBAN COLLABORATIVE PROGRAM
Grades: 7-9
75 CARPENTER ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

NATHAN BISHOP MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
101 SESSIONS ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

Public High

School

SHEILA SKIP NOWELL LEADERSHIP (CAPITAL CAMPUS)
Grades: 9-12
133 DELAINE ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

DR. JORGE ALVAREZ HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
375 ADELAIDE AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

METROPOLITAN CAREER TECH CENTER
Grades: 9-12
325 PUBLIC ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

W B COOLEY & ACADEMY INTERNATIONA
Grades: 9-12
182 THURBERS AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

MOUNT PLEASANT HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
434 MOUNT PLEASANT AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

E-CUBED ACADEMY
Grades: 9-12
812 BRANCH AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02904

RINI MIDDLE COLLEGE
Grades: 10-12
150 WASHINGTON ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
70 FRICKER ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

CLASSICAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
770 WESTMINSTER ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

ACADEMY FOR CAREER EXPLORATION
Grades: 9-12
155 HARRISON ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

PROVIDENCE CAREER AND TECHNICAL SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
41 FRICKER ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

HOPE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
324 HOPE ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

Private/Catholic

School

ELMWOOD COMMUNITY SCHOOL
Grades: -
801 ELMWOOD AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

CENTER FOR INDIVIDUALIZED TRAINING & EDUCATION
Grades: UNGRADE-UNGRADE
15 BOUGH ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

THE TIDES SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
790 BROAD ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

TEEN CHALLENGE TWIN CITY GIRLS' ACADEMY
Grades: 8-11
572 ELMWOOD AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

COMMUNITY PREPARATORY SCHOOL
Grades: 3-8
126 SOMERSET ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

BEAUTIFUL BEGINNINGS CHILD CARE CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
700 ELMWOOD AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

FEDERAL HILL HOUSE EARLY LEARNING CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
9 COURTLAND ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

HOLY GHOST SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
35 SWISS ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

ST PATRICK ACADEMY
Grades: 9-12
244 SMITH ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

LA SALLE ACADEMY
Grades: 6-12
612 ACADEMY AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

SOPHIA ACADEMY
Grades: 5-8
582 ELMWOOD AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

THE SAN MIGUEL SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
525 BRANCH AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02904

MOUNT PLEASANT ACADEMY
Grades: K-8
1246 CHALKSTONE AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

THE CHILDREN'S WORKSHOP
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
15 CLARKSON ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

ROGER WILLIAMS DAYCARE CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
64 APPLEGATE LN
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

HENRY BARNARD SCHOOL AT RI COLLEGE
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
600 MOUNT PLEASANT AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

BISHOP MCVINNEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
155 GORDON AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

ST AUGUSTINE SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
635 MOUNT PLEASANT AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

ST PIUS V SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
49 ELMHURST AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

MEETING STREET SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
1000 EDDY ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02905

ST THOMAS REGIONAL SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
15 EDENDALE AVE
NORTH PROVIDENCE, RI 02911

BLESSED SACRAMENT SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
240 REGENT AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

DR PAT FEINSTEIN CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTE
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
80 WASHINGTON ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

JOANN CASSEY-MCDOWELL EARLY LEARNING CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
7 THOMAS P WHITTEN WAY
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

THE CHILDRENS WORKSHOP
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
15 CLARKSON ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908

SCHOOL ONE
Grades: 9-12
220 UNIVERSITY AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

LINCOLN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
301 BUTLER AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

PROVIDENCE HEBREW DAY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
450 ELMGROVE AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

FRENCH-AMERICAN SCHOOL OF RHODE ISLAND
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
75 JOHN ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

MOSES BROWN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
250 LLOYD AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

JEWISH COMMUNITY DAY SCHOOL OF RHODE ISLAND
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
85 TAFT AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

THE PROVIDENCE CENTER SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
520 HOPE ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

MONTESSORI CHILDRENS HOUSE
Grades: PRESCHOOL-3
518 LLOYD AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

THE GRODEN CENTER INC
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
86 MOUNT HOPE AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

BROWN/FOX POINT EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
150 HOPE ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02906

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Providence, RI Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Providence, RI

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