Zip Code 02874 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSaunderstown
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Area Code401
Current Population:5860
Racial Majority:White 96.08%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$87263
Average Adjusted Gross Income$124700
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range7 - 148 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.51507800, -71.46588200

Zip Code 02874 Description

Zip Code 02874 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02874 is primarily located in Washington County. The official US Postal Service name for 02874 is SAUNDERSTOWN, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02874 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 02874 is 401. 02874 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02874 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02874 increased to 5860 from 4559 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02874 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02874 public schools is White. 21.1% of students in 02874 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6007 96.08% 5568 +8%
 Black Or African American 25 0.4% 36 -31%
 Hispanic 78 1.25% 88 -11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 18 -100%
 Asian 68 1.09% 60 +13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 15 0.22% 15 -7%
 Two Or More Races 75 0.96% 75 -20%

Zip Code 02874 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87%
 Black Or African American 2.2%
 Hispanic 2.2%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.6%
 Two or More Races 5.9%

Zip Code 02874 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population58604559
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households2108
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$87263
Income Under $50K Per Year19.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year40.60%
02874 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 2James LangevinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Rhode Island Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$652261
Average Real Estate Sale Price$425755
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02874 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21223038475663625545362742
Avg Max Temp (°F)38394655657479787263534359
Avg Precip (In.)4.443.584.654.433.743.393.123.873.823.844.684.447.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02874
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours