Also See: Warwick, RI ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Warwick is the 2nd largest city in Rhode Island with a population of 82,320 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Warwick is located at latitude 41.7001 and longitude -71.4162 in Kent County. The formal boundaries for the City of Warwick encompass a land area of 35.04 sq. miles and a water area of 14.75 sq. miles. Kent County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 20 feet.
The City of Warwick has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Warwick: Shawomet.
|Total Population||82,320 (100%)|
|Population in Households||81,822 (99.4%)|
|Population in Families||63,274 (76.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||498 ( 0.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$74,120|
|Average Household Income||$90,217|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$38,885|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||38,347 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||25,691 (67.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||9,782 (25.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,874 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$261,289|
|Average Home Value||$307,108|
|Housing Affordability Index3||135|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.63%|
|Per Capita Income||2.08%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.32%|
The table below compares Warwick to the other 36 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Rhode Island by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 2||97th|
|Population Density||# 11||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 21||44th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 21||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 22||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 12||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool.