West Warwick, RI 02893 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02893: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
West Warwick, RI 02893

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W Warwick, RI 02893

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Kent County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.692, Longitude -71.516
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 813
  • PO Box Addresses: 279
  • Residential Addresses: 13,816
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,379
    • Single Family Addresses: 12,437

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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West Warwick, RI 02893 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 29,054
Daytime Population: Workers 7,449
Daytime Population: Residents 13,573
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,022
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 28,906
Population in Familes 21,101
Population in Group Qrtrs 148
Population Density2 3,734
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $51,263
Average Household Income $65,299
Per Capita Income $28,644


Total Housing Units 13,906 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,610 (47.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,095 (43.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,201 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $206,667
Average Home Value $216,887


Total Households 12,705
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 7,256
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 -0.03% 0.06%
Households 0.01% 0.07%
Families -0.11% -0.01%
Median Household Income   2.76%
Per Capita Income   2.81%

West Warwick, RI 02893 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02893 to the other 79 ZIP Codes 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 # 12 86th
Population Density # 17 80th
Diversity Index # 22 73rd
Median Household Income # 67 16th
Per Capita Income # 64 20th

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