Zip Code 02894 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWood River Junction
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Area Code401
Current Population:722
Racial Majority:White 94.66%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.7%
Unemployment Rate:11.4%
Median Household Income$71041
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54900
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time36.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range89 - 148 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.45122147, -71.69892883

Zip Code 02894 Description

Zip Code 02894 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02894 is primarily located in Washington County. The official US Postal Service name for 02894 is WOOD RIVER JUNCTION, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02894 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 02894 is 401. 02894 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02894 is 11.4% 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 02894 increased to 722 from 611 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02894 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02894 public schools is White. 24.6% of students in 02894 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 638 94.66% 677 -6%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 12 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 22 -100%
 Asian 36 5.34% 1 +3500%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 10 0% 10 -100%

Zip Code 02894 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.7%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 2.3%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2.2%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 02894 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population722611
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households239
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$71041
Income Under $50K Per Year31.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year48.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.10%
02894 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 2James LangevinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Rhode Island Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$198600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$141250
Current Unemployment Level 11.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.1%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02894 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21222937475662615443352641
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404756667580797363534359
Avg Precip (In.)4.483.554.634.433.893.573.173.953.983.874.724.3748.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02894
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours