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Foster is a town in Providence County, in the Providence-New Bedford metro area.
The community was named for U.S. Sen. Theodore Foster
The latitude of Foster is 41.853N. The longitude is -71.758W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 525 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 4,274.
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6% of Foster residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Foster ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Foster was $22,148, compared with $21,587 nationally.
28% of Foster residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Foster, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $474. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,149.
Libraries in Foster include Foster Public Library, Tyler Public Library ... View libraries
The average commute time for Foster workers is 33 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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