Zip Code 02881 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKingston
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Area Code401
Current Population:7841
Racial Majority:White 80.95%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$80132
Average Adjusted Gross Income$85740
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range131 - 161 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.48346600, -71.52155900

Zip Code 02881 Description

Zip Code 02881 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02881 is primarily located in Washington County. The official US Postal Service name for 02881 is KINGSTON, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02881 are contained within or border the city limits of Kingston, RI, . The area code for zip code 02881 is 401. 02881 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02881 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02881 increased to 7841 from 7030 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02881 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02881 public schools is . % of students in 02881 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6525 80.95% 6296 +4%
 Black Or African American 365 4.53% 376 -3%
 Hispanic 556 6.9% 462 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 32 -100%
 Asian 424 5.26% 476 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 29 0.07% 29 -79%
 Two Or More Races 167 2.3% 167 +11%

Zip Code 02881 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 02881 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population78417030
Male Population45.80%
Female Population54.20%
Total Households1087
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$80132
Income Under $50K Per Year30.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year38.50%
02881 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 2James LangevinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Rhode Island Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$403125
Average Real Estate Sale Price$294333
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 02881 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20212937465561605342342540
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404757677581807363534360
Avg Precip (In.)4.663.734.864.654.063.883.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02881
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours