The Watch Hill Census Designated Place had a population of 153 as of July 1, 2016. Watch Hill ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Rhode Island. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Watch Hill is located at latitude 41.3206 and longitude -71.8431 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Watch Hill Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The Watch Hill Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2631341) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Watch Hill population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||135|
|Population in Familes||110|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||18|
|Average Household Size||1.78|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||324 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||63 (19.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||13 ( 4.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||248 (76.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$947,917|
|Average Home Value||$876,984|
|Median Household Income||$102,906|
|Average Household Income||$168,598|
|Per Capita Income||$75,111|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.94%|
|Per Capita Income||1.86%|
The table below compares Watch Hill to the other 34 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Rhode Island by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 34||3rd|
|Population Density1||# 31||12th|
|Diversity Index2||# 34||3rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1||100th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1||100th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool.