Slocum in Washington county, Rhode Island

Slocum, RI

Slocum, Rhode Island is a small village located in the town of North Kingstown. It is located in the south-central part of the state. The very rural territory is characterized by many open fields and quintessential New England farms.

Construction, education, healthcare, and sales are all common occupations for the residents. Commute times vary. However most people travel 25 minutes or more to work every day.

Educational opportunities abound in area. Slocum is part of the North Kingstown School Department. The North Kingstown area is home to six elementary schools. Each school educates between 179-483 students. There are also two middle schools, each enrolling around 480-580 students. In addition, there are three private schools in North Kingstown, including a Montessori school, and a Christian academy.

North Kingstown Senior High School enrolls nearly 1600 children in grades 9-12. The school has twice been named as one of the top high schools in America by US News and World Report. It also boasts the largest athletic program of any Rhode Island high school. The school also prides itself in its award-winning music and fine arts programs.

The University of Rhode Island is just ten minutes by car from Slocum. This makes for an easy commute for many students. The university offers degrees in 79 undergraduate and 49 graduate areas of study. It enrolls around 16,000 students.

Whether its the award-winning schools, quintessential colonial feel, or the beautiful open spaces, Slocum has much to offer.

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

Demographic Information for Slocum, RI

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 1.62 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 623.9
Household Size (people) 2.52
Households w/ Children 30.98 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.17 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $572
One Bedroom $698
Two Bedroom $874
Three Bedroom $1,109
Four Bedroom $1,379

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
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Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 26,914
Households: 10,615
Median Age: 46.07

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $81,276)

Climate & Weather

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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.

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School Information for Slocum, RI

Public Elementary

School

HAMILTON SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
25 SALISBURY AVE
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

STONY LANE EL. SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
825 STONY LN
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

FOREST PARK EL. SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
50 WOODLAWN DR
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

SUZANNE M. HENSELER QUIDNESSETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
166 MARK DR
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

FISHING COVE EL. SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
110 WICKFORD POINT RD
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

Public Middle

School

WICKFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
250 TOWER HILL RD
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

DAVISVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
200 SCHOOL ST
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

Public High

School

NORTH KINGSTOWN SR. HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
150 FAIRWAY DR
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

Private/Catholic

School

CHILDREN'S LEARNING EXPRESS
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
7525 POST RD
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

SOUTH COUNTY MONTESSORI SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-3
1239 TOWER HILL RD
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

CORNERSTONE MONTESSORI SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
415 TOWER HILL RD
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

WEST BAY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (ELEMENTARY)
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
475 SCHOOL ST
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI 02852

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Slocum, RI Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Slocum, RI

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