Tiverton in Newport county, Rhode Island

Tiverton, RI

The town of Tiverton is located in Narragansett Bay, in the southern part of Rhode Island. The town was originally incorporated as part of the Province of Massachusetts Bay.

Tiverton boasts two beautifully scenic beaches. Fogland Beach is a pebbled beach located on the Sakonnet River. Guests to the beach will find the cool breezes and quiet surroundings to be the status quo here. The area also offers fishing, wildlife trails and nature observation areas.

Grinnell's Beach is well-known for its outstanding windsurfing conditions. The beach also offers excellent views of Sakonnet River and the Porstmouth shoreline. Changing rooms, showers, and a playground are other convenient features of Grinnell's Beach.

Other attractions in Tiverton include the Emilie Ruecker Wildlife Refuge, the Newport Butterfly Zoo, and several sites to entice the art lover including Four Corners Arts Center, and the Donovan Gallery.

Tiverton is home to more than 30 restaurants with a wide variety of cuisines being offered. Some restaurants offer serene views of the bay, and many offer local seafood.

Tiverton offers three elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. The Tiverton High School is rooted in a successful soccer history.

The unemployment rate is significantly lower in Tiverton than in the rest of the state. Sales and administrative work are common occupations in the area. Construction is also a popular trade in Tiverton. Most wage earners commute 15-25 minutes to work every day.

Tiverton has much to offer; scenic views of the Narragansett Bay, plentiful job opportunities, and above-average schools.

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

Tiverton, RI Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
$250K
Up 14.9 % since December 2015
Average Sales Price
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
$240K
Up 0.6 % since December 2015
Days on Market
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
114
Down 16.2 % since December 2015

Tiverton, RI Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Tiverton, RI Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
December 2016 - Condos
$148K
Down 82.8 % since December 2015
Average Sales Price
December 2016 - Condos
$142K
Down 83.4 % since December 2015
Days on Market
December 2016 - Condos
113
Down 200.9 % since December 2015

Tiverton, RI Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Tiverton, RI

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 1.72 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 552.6
Household Size (people) 2.35
Households w/ Children 25.28 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.08 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $525
One Bedroom $668
Two Bedroom $842
Three Bedroom $1,207
Four Bedroom $1,447

Education

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Educational Climate Index
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Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 16,051
Households: 6,801
Median Age: 48.11

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $72,818)

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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Weather Risk
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School Information for Tiverton, RI

Public Elementary

School

FORT BARTON SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
99 LAWTON AVE
TIVERTON, RI 02878

RANGER SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
278 BRAYTON RD
TIVERTON, RI 02878

POCASSET SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
242 MAIN RD
TIVERTON, RI 02878

Public Middle

School

TIVERTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
10 QUINTAL DR
TIVERTON, RI 02878

Public High

School

TIVERTON HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
100 N BRAYTON RD
TIVERTON, RI 02878

Private/Catholic

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Tiverton, RI Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Tiverton, RI

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