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North Kingstown is a town in Washington County, in the Providence-New Bedford metro area.
The community was named for Charles II, king of England
The latitude of North Kingstown is 41.55N. The longitude is -71.466W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 82 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 26,326.
Sections below provide additional information and links about North Kingstown demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Washington County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Providence area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 02852 ZIP code.
7% of North Kingstown residents report German ancestry, and 20% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the North Kingstown ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in North Kingstown was $28,139, compared with $21,587 nationally.
40% of North Kingstown residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Historic districts in North Kingstown include Wickford Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in North Kingstown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $552. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,390.
Libraries in North Kingstown include Davisville Free Library, North Kingstown Free Library ... View libraries
The average commute time for North Kingstown workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 11 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in North Kingstown between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 4.2 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was slightly higher than the national norm.
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