Zip Code 02863 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCentral Falls
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Providence
Area Code401
Current Population:19385
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 75.6%
Unemployment Rate:20.4%
Median Household Income$26286
Average Adjusted Gross Income$26850
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range79 - 79 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.88986969, -71.39485931

Zip Code 02863 Description

Zip Code 02863 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02863 is primarily located in Providence County. The official US Postal Service name for 02863 is CENTRAL FALLS, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02863 are contained within or border the city limits of Central Falls, RI, Valley Falls, RI, and Pawtucket, RI. The area code for zip code 02863 is 401. 02863 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02863 is 20.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 17.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02863 increased to 19385 from 18946 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02863 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 02863 public schools is Hispanic. 82.9% of students in 02863 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4463 23% 4970 -10%
 Black Or African American 1669 8.6% 1413 +18%
 Hispanic 12634 65.1% 11689 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.13% 59 -58%
 Asian 8 0.04% 98 -92%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 571 1.72% 571 -42%
 Two Or More Races 575 1.41% 575 -52%

Zip Code 02863 Race/Ethnicity

 White 8.9%
 Black Or African American 10.9%
 Hispanic 75.6%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 02863 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1938518946
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households6531
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
82.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$26286
Income Under $50K Per Year76.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.30%
02863 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 1David CicillineDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Rhode Island Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$117887
Average Real Estate Sale Price$90075
Current Unemployment Level 20.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
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 59e - Narragansett/Bristol Lowland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02863 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
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
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02863
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours