Zip Code 02892 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWest Kingston
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Area Code401
Alternate Zip Code NamesRICHMOND
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesSOUTH KINGSTOWN
Current Population:4988
Racial Majority:White 92.29%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73.4%
Unemployment Rate:12.5%
Median Household Income$80111
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77910
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range98 - 381 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.50288010, -71.59134674

Zip Code 02892 Description

Zip Code 02892 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02892 is primarily located in Washington County. The official US Postal Service name for 02892 is WEST KINGSTON, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02892 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 02892 is 401. 02892 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02892 is 12.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 17.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02892 increased to 4988 from 4581 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02892 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02892 public schools is White. 23.9% of students in 02892 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3924 92.29% 4692 -16%
 Black Or African American 14 0.33% 28 -50%
 Hispanic 174 4.09% 82 +112%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 109 2.56% 44 +148%
 Asian 31 0.73% 53 -42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 9 0% 9 -100%
 Two Or More Races 80 0% 80 -100%

Zip Code 02892 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73.4%
 Black Or African American 2.7%
 Hispanic 7.4%
 Asian 6.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4.4%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 02892 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population49884581
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households1807
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
23.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$80111
Income Under $50K Per Year25.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year31.90%
02892 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 2James LangevinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Rhode Island Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$363475
Average Real Estate Sale Price$262394
Current Unemployment Level 12.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
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 02892 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212836465561605241342540
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404857677681807363534360
Avg Precip (In.)4.713.754.94.694.113.923.324.274.1645.064.5951.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02892
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours