ZIP Code 02861 - Pawtucket Rhode Island

ZIP Code 02861 is located in Pawtucket Rhode Island. 02861 is entirely within Providence County. Regionally, it is located in the Providence-New Bedford Area.

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ZIP Code 02861 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NamePawtucket
Primary CountyProvidence County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)27,527
Area Code(s)401
Current Time

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02861 Demographics

02861 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Rhode Island based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 02861 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 02861 is White. The current unemployment level in 02861 is 4.4%.

Population Growth Rate7.81%
Population Density7,500 People per Square Mile
Total Households10,633
Percentage High Income Households1.3%
Median Household Income (2021)$73,285
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$322,220
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)4.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 69.08%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 44.04%

02861 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American720.26%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander70.03%

02861 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American80.32%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander30.12%

02861 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,1887.25%
Bachelor Degree2,72216.61%
High School Diploma5,48333.47%
No High School Diploma4132.52%
GED or Alternate9445.76%
1 or More Years of College2,90817.75%
Associates Degree1,88111.48%
Masters Degree6483.96%
Professional Degree1600.98%
Doctorate Degree370.23%

02861 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 02861
RegionProvidence-New Bedford Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaProvidence-Warwick, RI-MA
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area4 Square Miles

02861 Politics

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02861 Schools

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02861 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion59e - Narragansett/Bristol Lowland

02861 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837475662615342332440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394758697783817363524260
Avg Precip (In.)4.423.514.444.293.663.593.64.163.954.074.494.3148.48

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