Zip Code 02840 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewport
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Newport
Area Code401
Current Population:23335
Racial Majority:White 79.01%
Public School Racial Majority:White 46.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.70%
Median Household Income$54122
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75450
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time16.9 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range7 - 62 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.48392868, -71.30795288

Zip Code 02840 Description

Zip Code 02840 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02840 is primarily located in Newport County. The official US Postal Service name for 02840 is NEWPORT, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02840 are contained within or border the city limits of Newport, RI, Newport East, RI, and Melville, RI. The area code for zip code 02840 is 401. 02840 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02840 is 4.70% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02840 decreased to 23335 from 26525 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02840 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02840 public schools is White. 63.2% of students in 02840 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18366 79.01% 18540 -1%
 Black Or African American 1253 5.39% 1385 -10%
 Hispanic 2109 9.07% 1874 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 103 0.44% 155 -34%
 Asian 168 0.72% 272 -38%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 142 0.63% 142 +4%
 Two Or More Races 964 4.73% 964 +14%

Zip Code 02840 Race/Ethnicity

 White 46.5%
 Black Or African American 17.6%
 Hispanic 22.1%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.7%
 Two or More Races 10.6%

Zip Code 02840 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2333526525
Male Population46.90%
Female Population53.10%
Total Households10649
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
63.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$54122
Income Under $50K Per Year46.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictRhode Island 1
RepresentativeDavid Cicilline
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$757589
Average Real Estate Sale Price$524345
Current Unemployment Level (December 2017)4.70%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
02842 - Middletown
02841 - Newport
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59e - Narragansett/Bristol Lowland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02840 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22233038485764645747372843
Avg Max Temp (°F)38394655647379787262524358
Avg Precip (In.)4.283.534.534.33.553.153.013.713.613.724.54.3146.17
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02840
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours