Zip Code 02893 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWest Warwick
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kent
Area Code401
Current Population:29630
Racial Majority:White 86.77%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.2%
Unemployment Rate:13.3%
Median Household Income$49663
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50100
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range118 - 226 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.69684982, -71.52581787

Zip Code 02893 Description

Zip Code 02893 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02893 is primarily located in Kent County. The official US Postal Service name for 02893 is WEST WARWICK, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02893 are contained within or border the city limits of West Warwick, RI, Cranston, RI, . The area code for zip code 02893 is 401. 02893 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02893 is 13.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 7.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02893 increased to 29630 from 29581 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02893 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02893 public schools is White. 51.7% of students in 02893 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 25587 86.77% 26203 -2%
 Black Or African American 654 2.22% 574 +14%
 Hispanic 1614 5.47% 1459 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.12% 63 -46%
 Asian 831 2.82% 680 +22%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 56 0.19% 56 +2%
 Two Or More Races 587 2.41% 587 +21%

Zip Code 02893 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.2%
 Black Or African American 4.5%
 Hispanic 11.6%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 02893 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2963029581
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households13004
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$49663
Income Under $50K Per Year50.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.10%
02893 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 2James LangevinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Rhode Island Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$176743
Average Real Estate Sale Price$124245
Current Unemployment Level 13.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
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 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02893 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212937475663625342342541
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394758697782807262514160
Avg Precip (In.)4.493.574.554.343.773.513.364.063.884.014.554.3148.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02893
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours