Zip Code 02817 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWest Greenwich
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kent
Area Code401
Current Population:6135
Racial Majority:White 88.75%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$81775
Average Adjusted Gross Income$87490
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range269 - 502 ft.
Area51 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.62921800, -71.66758200

Zip Code 02817 Description

Zip Code 02817 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02817 is primarily located in Kent County. The official US Postal Service name for 02817 is WEST GREENWICH, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02817 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 02817 is 401. 02817 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02817 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02817 increased to 6135 from 5086 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02817 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02817 public schools is White. 14.9% of students in 02817 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5430 88.75% 5796 -6%
 Black Or African American 106 1.73% 48 +121%
 Hispanic 159 2.6% 131 +21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.23% 15 -7%
 Asian 275 4.49% 81 +240%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 57 2.19% 57 +135%

Zip Code 02817 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.4%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 6.1%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 02817 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population61355086
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households2219
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$81775
Income Under $50K Per Year22.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year35.70%
02817 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 2James LangevinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Rhode Island Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$333232
Average Real Estate Sale Price$216031
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 02817 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202836465561605241332440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394757697681807262514159
Avg Precip (In.)4.833.914.954.724.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02817
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours