Zip Code 02859 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePascoag
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Providence
Area Code401
Current Population:6738
Racial Majority:White 94.57%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$66284
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62050
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range420 - 633 ft.
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.97291100, -71.74013600

Zip Code 02859 Description

Zip Code 02859 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02859 is primarily located in Providence County. The official US Postal Service name for 02859 is PASCOAG, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02859 are contained within or border the city limits of Pascoag, RI, . The area code for zip code 02859 is 401. 02859 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02859 is 5.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02859 decreased to 6738 from 7134 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02859 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02859 public schools is White. 31% of students in 02859 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6567 94.57% 6419 +2%
 Black Or African American 31 0.45% 39 -21%
 Hispanic 139 2% 153 -9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 23 0.33% 31 -26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 9 0.23% 9 +78%
 Two Or More Races 74 2.42% 74 +127%

Zip Code 02859 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.1%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 2.3%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 02859 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population67387134
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households2370
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$66284
Income Under $50K Per Year33.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.50%
02859 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 2James LangevinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Rhode Island Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$197367
Average Real Estate Sale Price$175250
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 02859 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15172635455460585039312138
Avg Max Temp (°F)35374657687781797261503958
Avg Precip (In.)4.483.464.364.293.783.873.934.224.084.374.554.1749.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02859
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours