West Warwick in Kent county, Rhode Island

West Warwick, RI

The town of West Warwick, Rhode Island is situated in the central part of the state, near Narragansett Bay. West Warwick is primarily a suburban territory.

West Warwick boasts nearly 80 restaurants. Fares range from upscale Italian cuisine at Oscar's Food Co. to national chains, such as Subway. Other options include Chinese, Thai, pizza, bistro-style, seafood, and Greek fare.

Common occupations in the area include production, truck driving, and working with metal or plastic. Most workers report having a comfortable commute time of 20 minutes or less. Nearly 4% of the work force works from home.

West Warwick offers four elementary schools to children in grades K-5. Children in grades 6-8 are enrolled in the John F. Deering Middle School. Older children in grades 9-12 attend West Warwick Senior High School.

Musical programs at the high school have gained notoriety in current years. The West Warwick High School Jazz Ensemble “A” Band has won numerous awards, even placing in the finals at the Berkley College of Music High School Jazz Festival for several years in a row. In 2007, the coveted award was finally given to the band. The West Warwick High School Music Department is currently the largest in the state, with 550 students participating.

West Warwick offers suburban convenience and excellent high school music programs.

West Warwick, RI Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

West Warwick, RI Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$200K
Up 7.7 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$191K
Up 7.5 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
117
Down 11.4 % since April 2016

West Warwick, RI Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

West Warwick, RI Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$120K
Down 4.0 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$123K
Down 14.7 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Condos
111
Down 6.7 % since April 2016

West Warwick, RI Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for West Warwick, RI

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.90 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 3,712.1
Household Size (people) 2.29
Households w/ Children 24.53 %
Annual Residential Turnover 15.74 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $648
One Bedroom $732
Two Bedroom $880
Three Bedroom $1,101
Four Bedroom $1,314

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: 28,928
Households: 12,599
Median Age: 40.51

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $51,829)

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.

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

Public Elementary

School

JOHN F. HORGAN SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
124 PROVIDENCE ST
WEST WARWICK, RI 02893

GREENBUSH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
127 GREENBUSH RD
WEST WARWICK, RI 02893

WAKEFIELD HILLS EL. SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
505 WAKEFIELD ST
WEST WARWICK, RI 02893

Public Middle

School

JOHN F. DEERING MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
2 WEBSTER KNIGHT DR
WEST WARWICK, RI 02893

Public High

School

WEST WARWICK HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
1 WEBSTER KNIGHT DR
WEST WARWICK, RI 02893

Private/Catholic

School

ACADEMY FOR LITTLE CHILDREN
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
10 JAMES P MURPHY IND HWY
WEST WARWICK, RI 02893

ST JOSEPH SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
850 WAKEFIELD ST
WEST WARWICK, RI 02893

ISLAMIC SCHOOL OF RHODE ISLAND
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
840 PROVIDENCE ST
WEST WARWICK, RI 02893

TIDES SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
222 WASHINGTON ST
WEST WARWICK, RI 02893

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West Warwick, RI Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from West Warwick, RI

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