Kingston SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
9.5

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Kingston, Rhode Island Info Snack

Kingston is a village and a census-designated place in the town of South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States, and the site of the main campus of the University of Rhode Island. Much of the village center is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as Kingston Village Historic District.
Population
6,789
Unemployment
12.9%
Poverty
21.1%
Median Home
$353,000
Median Income
$95,875
Median Rent
$1,371

Rankings for Kingston in Rhode Island

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Map Of Kingston, RI

Population over time in Kingston

Year Population % Change
2017 6,789 -1.5%
2016 6,891 -1.1%
2015 6,969 -2.3%
2014 7,136 3.9%
2013 6,869 2.4%
2012 6,709 5.8%
2011 6,342 3.5%
2010 6,126 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kingston

White
78.2% (5,306)
African American
4.2% (286)
American Indian
0.4% (26)
Asian
4.1% (279)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.2% (151)
Hispanic
10.9% (741)
Race Kingston RI USA
White 78.2% 72.7% 61.1%
African American 4.2% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.9% 15.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Kingston, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
12.2% (82,693)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.0% (54,107)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.8% (32,668)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.6% (17,355)
$35,000 to $49,999
1.1% (7,146)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.5% (84,734)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (80,651)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.9% (121,487)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.9% (80,651)
$200,000 or more
17.3% (117,403)
Income Kingston RI USA
Less than $10,000 12.2% 680.9% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.0% 533.7% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.8% 897.0% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.6% 829.5% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 1.1% 1137.3% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.5% 1651.5% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 1255.2% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.9% 1638.4% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.9% 708.0% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 17.3% 668.5% 697.9%

Gender in Kingston

Female
51.1% (3,468)
Male
48.9% (3,321)
Gender Kingston RI USA
Female 51.1% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kingston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-1.0% (-67)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (271)
High School / GED
13.0% (882)
Some College
14.0% (950)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (475)
Bachelor's Degree
36.0% (2,444)
Master's Degree
19.0% (1,289)
Professional Degree
1.0% (67)
Doctorate Degree
7.0% (475)
Education Kingston RI USA
< 9th Grade -1.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 18.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 7.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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