Bradford, RI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Bradford Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Bradford Content

Also See: Bradford, RI ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Bradford, Rhode Island - Basic Facts

The Bradford Census Designated Place had a population of 1,354 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Bradford is located at latitude 41.3892 and longitude -71.7636 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Bradford Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.

The Bradford Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378102) 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.

The Bradford Census Designated Place is located within Town of Westerly, a minor civil division (MCD) of Washington County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bradford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bradford: Charlestown, Charlestown-Hopkinton Depot, Dorrville, Niantic, Shaddocks Weir, Shaddock's Weir, Shattuck's Weir.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


Bradford Census Designated Place, RI Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | RI Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Town of Westerly | Washington County | Rhode Island Counties

Search the map for:

Bradford, RI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,354
Daytime Population: Workers 94
Daytime Population: Residents 624
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 718
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.53
Population in Households 1,354
Population in Familes 1,162
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 743
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $60,799
Average Household Income $75,592
Per Capita Income $26,870


Total Housing Units 544 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 321 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 159 (29.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 64 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $233,824
Average Home Value $240,062


Total Households 480
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 367
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.52% -0.49%
Households -0.34% -0.38%
Families -0.44% -0.38%
Median Household Income   4.16%
Per Capita Income   3.27%

Bradford, RI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bradford to the other 34 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Rhode Island by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 23 35th
Population Density # 20 44th
Diversity Index # 16 56th
Median Household Income # 24 32nd
Per Capita Income # 28 21st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool.

Rhode Island Research Tools

Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Rhode Island Census Data
Highest or Lowest: