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South Kingstown Community Stats

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According to Realtor.com, in January 2023, the median listing home price in South Kingstown, RI was $549K, trending up 1.9% year-over-year. The median listing home price per square foot was $377. The median home sold price was $563.2K.

Median home Listing Price


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Median Sold Home Price


* As of Feb 2023
Average Days on market


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Home Inventory


* As of Feb 2023

* Tax rate based per thousand - Sources: United States Census Bureau. 2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey Office. Web. 7 December 2023. & Realtor.com


South Kingstown

South Kingstown has Pristine beaches, gorgeous waterfront properties, and secluded windy backroads — all things that come to mind for living in South Kingstown, Rhode Island. This is the largest town in South County (and overall in RI), boasting several miles of public beaches and many revered seafood restaurants. Historic villages like Wakefield-Peacedale and Kingston give that quintessential New England charm that attracts many homebuyers to Rhode Island.

South Kingstown Weather

The average high temperature in July is 81.2 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 19 degrees. The annual precipitation is 51.82.

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Life in South Kingstown

South Kingstown, Rhode Island, is a captivating destination that offers an appealing mix of cultural, historical, and outdoor activities. For beach enthusiasts, the town boasts several beautiful coastal spots like Matunuck Beach, where visitors can enjoy sunbathing, surfing, and a vibrant beach scene. The historic Theatre By The Sea provides a unique venue for catching Broadway-quality shows in an intimate, seaside setting. Nature lovers can explore the Trustom Pond National Wildlife Refuge, a haven for bird watchers and a peaceful spot for walking and wildlife observation.

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Schools & Education

South Kingstown offers residents a full spectrum of public, private and higher education institutions. The public school district consists of seven schools ranging from K-12, but there are several private schools for grades K-8 as well.

South Kingstown is home to the University of Rhode Island, the largest higher education institution in the state, housing more than 15,000 undergraduates each year. For more information, visit their website

Great Schools Data

These are some of the top-rated public schools based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

Getting Around...


South Kingstown is the largest town in South County, Rhode Island (and the largest town in RI overall), so getting around really depends on where you’re located. The main throughways are Route 1 (Post Road), Route 138, Route 2 and Route 108. Due to the University of Rhode Island, there are also choices for public transportation via RIPTA buses to Newport and Galilee.

  • Airport

    T.F. Green Airport

    Distance to T.F. Green Airport: 24.7 miles

  • Train Station

    Wickford Junction Train Station

    Distance to Wickford Junction Train Station: 13 miles

  • Bus Transport

    RIPTA Bus #64 and #66

    RIPTA 66 runs from Galilee through South Kingstown and into Providence Station.

    RIPTA 64 runs from Kingston Station to Newport Visitor Center.

Government, City & Town Links

For an in-depth look at South Kingstown government departments, community events, and visitor information, please you can visit their website

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