Prudence Island in Newport county, Rhode Island

Prudence Island, RI

Prudence Island is located in the geographical center of Narragansett Bay. It is the third largest island in the bay, and is part of the coastal town of Portsmouth, Rhode Island.

Today, there are only 88 year-round residents on Prudence Island. The 5.5 square mile island boasts rocky and sandy beaches and quintessential dirt paths. A daily ferry to Bristol transports people to and from the island.

Prudence Island has a small claim to fame: the 2012 film Moonrise Kingdom was filmed on Prudence Island and nearby Jamestown.

Prudence Island is an idyllic small island village with New England charm.

Prudence Island, RI Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Demographic Information for Prudence Island, RI

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -5.96 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 986.9
Household Size (people) 1.97
Households w/ Children 0.00 %
Annual Residential Turnover 0.00 %

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Education

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Population Demographics

Total: 28
Households: 11
Median Age: 58.65

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Climate & Weather

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School Information for Prudence Island, RI

Public Elementary

School

PORTSMOUTH MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 4-8
125 JEPSON LN
PORTSMOUTH, RI 02871

HOWARD HATHAWAY SCHOOL
Grades: K-3
53 TALLMAN AVE
PORTSMOUTH, RI 02871

MELVILLE SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-3
1351 W MAIN RD
PORTSMOUTH, RI 02871

Public Middle

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Public High

School

PORTSMOUTH HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
120 EDUCATION LN
PORTSMOUTH, RI 02871

Private/Catholic

School

AQUIDNECK ISLAND CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
Grades: K-12
321 E MAIN RD
PORTSMOUTH, RI 02871

PORTSMOUTH ABBEY SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
285 CORYS LN
PORTSMOUTH, RI 02871

ST PHILOMENA SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
324 CORYS LN
PORTSMOUTH, RI 02871

ST PHILOMENA SCHOOL, K 8
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
324 CORYS LN
PORTSMOUTH, RI 02871

THE PENNFIELD SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
110 SANDY POINT AVE
PORTSMOUTH, RI 02871

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Prudence Island, RI Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Prudence Island, RI

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