Zip Code 02909 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameProvidence
Zip Code StateRhode Island
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Providence
Area Code401
Current Population:43540
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 73.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$25783
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30040
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range82 - 115 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.82308960, -71.44889832

Zip Code 02909 Description

Zip Code 02909 is located in the state of Rhode Island in the Providence metro area. Zip code 02909 is primarily located in Providence County. The official US Postal Service name for 02909 is PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island. Portions of zip code 02909 are contained within or border the city limits of Providence, RI, Cranston, RI, . The area code for zip code 02909 is 401. 02909 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Rhode Island.

The current unemployment level in 02909 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 02909 increased to 43540 from 40951 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 02909 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 02909 public schools is Hispanic. 85.7% of students in 02909 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8759 20.21% 10176 -14%
 Black Or African American 4515 10.42% 4881 -7%
 Hispanic 26061 60.13% 24278 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 95 0.22% 334 -72%
 Asian 2760 6.37% 2444 +13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 41 -100%
 Other Race 260 0.57% 260 -5%
 Two Or More Races 1126 2.09% 1126 -19%

Zip Code 02909 Race/Ethnicity

 White 6.5%
 Black Or African American 11.8%
 Hispanic 73.2%
 Asian 4.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 02909 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4354040951
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households14599
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
85.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$25783
Income Under $50K Per Year74.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.70%
02909 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Rhode Island District 2James LangevinDemocrat
Rhode Island District 1David CicillineDemocrat
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02909 Rhode Island State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
6Raymond HullDemocrat
10Scott A. SlaterDemocrat
14Charlene LimaDemocrat
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02909 Rhode Island State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
2Ana QuezadaDemocrat
7Frank CicconeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$119242
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100485
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59e - Narragansett/Bristol Lowland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 02909 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212837475663615342342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394758697782817363524160
Avg Precip (In.)4.423.514.474.283.683.563.474.13.914.064.514.2848.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
CBSA Type02909
CBSA Population1610368
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours