Williams & Stuart Real Estate

Providence

  • Zip Codes: 02860, 02902, 02904, 02906, 02908, 02910, 02901, 02903,02905, 02907, 02909, 02911, 02914, 02940, 02912, 02918
  • Size: 20.6 square miles
  • Population: 179,219      
  • Average Age 28
  • Established in 1636 – By Roger Williams when he purchased land from Narragansett Indians
  • Latitude 41.8240 Longitude 71.4128
  • Median Family Income $31.466
  • Median House Value $177,900 
  • Homes available from: $60,000 to $2,400,000
  • 9.9 Miles to Green Airport
  • Amtrak Train Station located in Providence
  • Tax Rate: residential $18.80, commercial $36.70, non-owner occupied residential $31.96

Fun Facts & Attractions

  • Blackstone Boulevard – walking path, unique homes, community farmers market, East Side – Thayer Street Dining, shopping
  • Federal Hill – restaurants, shopping, mobsters, historic
  • Hospitals – RI Hospital, Butler, Miriam, Roger Williams, Women & Infants
  • RI Convention Center – Built 1994 130,000 square feet
  • Universities and Colleges: Johnson and Wales University, Brown University, Providence College, RISD, RI College, La Salle Academy
  • Providence Bruins, PC Basketball
  • PPAC  – Opulent 1920’s theater- Broadway shows, plays, musicals, concerts
  • Providence Place Mall – operated since 1999, 160 stores
  • Providence Amtrack/T Station – opened in 1986 – travels throughout the country
  • Museums: Museum of Natural History & Planetarium
  • Providence Children’s Museum
  • John Brown House Museum
  • Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology
  • RISD Museum
  • Downtown Providence:
    • Waterfire – Began 1994 International Destination
    • Alex & Ani City Center – Outside Ice Rink
    • Haven Brothers Diner Ford Truck – In operation since 1888.  Beginning every night at beginning 5PM. Originally transported by horse drawn wagonty
  • Gay Pride Parade
  • Providence has some of the best restaurants in the country (to name a few):
  • Restaurants – Al Forno- Origination of grilled pizzas
  • Julians – hip brew pub with vegetarian options
  • Los Andes – Peruvian + Bolivian seafood + meat
  • Café Nuovo- Global Dishes
  • Federal Hill Italian Classics Camilles’

Neighborhoods & Villages

  • Armory
  • Blackstone
  • Broad Street
  • Charles
  • College Hill
  • Downtown
  • East Side
  • Elmhurst
  • Elmwood
  • Federal Hill
  • Fox Point
  • Fruit Hill
  • Hartford
  • Hope
  • Jewelry District
  • Killingly
  • Lasalle
  • Mount Hope
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Neutaconkaunut Park
  • North End
  • Olneyville
  • Manton
  • Reservoir Triangle
  • RIC
  • Silverlake
  • Smith Hill
  • South Providence
  • Summit
  • Triggs
  • Valley
  • Wanskuck
  • Washington Park
  • Wayland
  • Wayland Square
  • West End

Town Website: www.providenceri.gov

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