Zip Code 02872 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePrudence Island
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Newport
Area Code401
Alternate Zip Code NamesPRUDENCE ISL
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesPORTSMOUTH
Current Population:218
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:16.0%
Median Household Income$24643
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 10 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.65560150, -71.36074066

Zip Code 02872 Description

Zip Code 02872 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02872 is primarily located in Newport County. The official US Postal Service name for 02872 is PRUDENCE ISLAND, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02872 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 02872 is 401. 02872 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02872 is 16.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 17.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 02872 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02872 public schools is . % of students in 02872 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 259 100% 203 +28%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 5 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0% 5 -100%

Zip Code 02872 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 02872 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2180
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households111
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$24643
Income Under $50K Per Year68.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year0.00%
02872 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 1David CicillineDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$288919
Average Real Estate Sale Price$155000
Current Unemployment Level 16.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02872 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21223038485764635545362742
Avg Max Temp (°F)38394756667581807363524259
Avg Precip (In.)4.463.564.554.343.673.393.213.943.83.84.574.3847.66
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02872
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours