The Kingston Census Designated Place had a population of 7,352 as of July 1, 2018. Kingston ranks in the upper 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 Kingston is located at latitude 41.4732 and longitude -71.5241 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Kingston Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 246 feet.
The Kingston Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378108) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Kingston: Kings Towne, Kingstown, Little Rest, North Kingstown, Rochester, South Kingstown.
|Population in Households||1,875|
|Population in Familes||1,351|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||5,477|
|Median Household Income||$79,161|
|Average Household Income||$101,118|
|Per Capita Income||$16,527|
|Total Housing Units||789 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||493 (62.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||239 (30.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||57 ( 7.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$366,923|
|Average Home Value||$384,369|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.21%|
|Per Capita Income||0.8%|
The table below compares Kingston to the other 34 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Rhode Island by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 16||56th|
|Population Density||# 5||88th|
|Diversity Index||# 9||76th|
|Median Household Income||# 12||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 33||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool.