Zip Code 02906 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameProvidence
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Providence
Area Code401
Current Population:28387
Racial Majority:White 75.39%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 47.9%
Unemployment Rate:19.3%
Median Household Income$58397
Average Adjusted Gross Income$124890
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range33 - 56 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.83769989, -71.39128113

Zip Code 02906 Description

Zip Code 02906 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02906 is primarily located in Providence County. The official US Postal Service name for 02906 is PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02906 are contained within or border the city limits of Providence, RI, Pawtucket, RI, . The area code for zip code 02906 is 401. 02906 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02906 is 19.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 17.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02906 decreased to 28387 from 30496 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02906 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 02906 public schools is Hispanic. 71.5% of students in 02906 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21320 75.39% 20952 +2%
 Black Or African American 1584 5.6% 1549 +2%
 Hispanic 1861 6.58% 1752 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.16% 78 -41%
 Asian 2553 9.03% 2534 +1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 66 0.23% 8 +725%
 Other Race 431 0.72% 431 -53%
 Two Or More Races 1083 2.29% 1083 -40%

Zip Code 02906 Race/Ethnicity

 White 16.1%
 Black Or African American 26.6%
 Hispanic 47.9%
 Asian 4.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 02906 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2838730496
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households11675
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
71.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$58397
Income Under $50K Per Year44.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.00%
02906 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 1David CicillineDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$521988
Average Real Estate Sale Price$381000
Current Unemployment Level 19.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
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 59e - Narragansett/Bristol Lowland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02906 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485763625342342441
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394758687783817463524260
Avg Precip (In.)4.413.514.444.273.673.543.524.113.913.984.484.348.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02906
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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