Pawtucket, Rhode Island 

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Population

71,770

+0.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$40,578

Median Home Price

$220,900

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Best Places to Live in Pawtucket, Rhode Island

Capital-city complex - Eastern edge of Rhode Island at the head of Narragansett Bay. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Pawtucket, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pawtucket, RI Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Educated population
Arts and culture
Attractive downtown
Cons
Cost of living and housing
Economy
Depressed areas

What Bert Has To Say About Providence-Warwick Metro Area

Providence is the capital and primary commercial, industrial, and residential area for this small New England state. Established as an enclave of religious tolerance and resident American rights in pre-Revolutionary times, it remains a center of liberal intellectual thought. It’s also an old manufacturing and typically New-England style old textile milling center, and the area and surrounding communities of New Bedford and Fall River have borne the brunt of considerable economic dislocation. The metro area covers the state of Rhode Island and spreads eastward into Bristol County, Massachusetts (where New Bedford and Fall River are located).


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Rhode Island
County: Providence County
Metro Area: Providence-Warwick Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Pawtucket
Zip Codes: 02860 02861
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 51 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Pawtucket is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Pawtucket jobs have increased by 1.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Pawtucket's cost of living is 5.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Pawtucket's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Providence county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Pawtucket's population is 71,770 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Pawtucket is Real Estate: $220,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.5%.

SCHOOLS
Pawtucket public schools spend $13,608 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.8 students per teacher in Pawtucket. More Education



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Housing Market in Pawtucket

It's a good time to buy in Pawtucket. Home Appreciation is up 6.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Pawtucket is $220,900.

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Reviews for Pawtucket   1 Reviews
Horrible - 12/16/2019
Horrible place I wish I could move. I never want to live here, the weather is bad and I get sick very often due to the weather.... Read More

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02860 02861

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