Coventry, Rhode Island

Coventry: Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States


Coventry is a town located in the county of Kent in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. Its population at the 2010 census was 35,014. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 34,931 inhabitants.

Coventry locator map
Location of Coventry on Rhode Island map.

Quick Facts about Coventry

Population : 34,931 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Rhode Island (United States)
County : Kent County
Postal code : 02816
Phone Area Codes : 401
Area : 161500000 km2
Has part : Coventry Centre, Rhode Island, Hopkins Hollow Village, Anthony, Harris, Blackrock, Whaley's Hollow, Summit, Rhode Island, Quidnick, Washington, Tiogue, Rhode Island, Spring Lake, Fairbanks, Rhode Island, Rice City Historic District, Arkwright, Colvintown, Greene
Named for : Coventry
Altitude : 423 feet / 129 meters
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 05:17:30 (11th December 2023)
Population growth : -0.24% (2010-2020)
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Coventry is located at 41°42'0"N 71°40'58"W (41.7001000, -71.6828400). It has 4 neighbors: Sterling, Cranston, East Greenwich and West Warwick.

Coventry map

Coventry has 4 neighbours.

  • Sterling town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States
  • Cranston The second most populous city in Rhode Island. It is located on Narragansett Bay in southeastern Rhode Island. Cranston is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Cranston Public Library and the Cranston Museum.
  • East Greenwich town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
  • West Warwick town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States


According to census records, the population of Coventry decreased by 0.24% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 35,014 - census
2011 34,737 -0.8% estimation process
2012 34,613 -0.36% estimation process
2013 34,554 -0.17% estimation process
2014 34,559 0.01% estimation process
2015 34,489 -0.2% estimation process
2016 34,559 0.2% estimation process
2017 34,570 0.03% estimation process
2018 34,730 0.46% estimation process
2019 34,819 0.26% estimation process
2020 34,931 0.32% estimation process

Coventry zip code is 02816. County name: Kent, County fips: 44003

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People born in Coventry (11)

People born in Coventry, including politician Henry P. Baldwin, United States journalist and politician Henry B. Anthony, U.S. physicist William Arnold Anthony, .


  • Warren O. Arnold (American politician (1839-1910)) he was born in 03/06/1839
  • Fred Corey (Major League Baseball player) he was born in 01/01/1855
  • Jeremiah E. Cary (American politician) he was born in 30/04/1803
  • Max Essex (American virologist) he was born in 17/08/1939
  • Thomas Whipple (American politician) he was born in 18/06/1787
  • Marie McCormick (American pediatrician) she was born in 01/01/1946
  • Archibald Molbone he was born in 03/05/1840
  • Meaghan Rickard (American ice hockey player) she was born in 15/01/1997

Schools in Coventry

College & universities near Coventry, RI

Code Name City ZIP
217305 New England Institute of Technology East Greenwich (RI) 02818-1205

Stations (24)

Amtrak & bus stations near Coventry, RI

Code Name Address Type
KIN Kingston station 1 Railroad Avenue RAIL
PVD Providence station 100 Gaspee Street RAIL
FOX Foxwoods Casino, Connecticut 39 Norwich Westerley Rd. BUS
WLY Westerly station 14 Railroad Avenue RAIL
MYS Mystic station 2 Roosevelt Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Coventry

Post Office Name City ZIP
Coventry Post Office Coventry (RI) 02816

Other places with the same name (5)

  • Coventry , Connecticut town in Connecticut, United States with a population of 12,389 people.
  • Coventry , Ohio township in Summit County, Ohio with a population of 10,872 people.
  • Coventry , New York city in Chenango County, New York, United States of America with a population of 1,555 people.
  • Coventry , Vermont town in Orleans County, Vermont, United States with a population of 1,044 people.

Other cities in Kent County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Kent County , RI.

City Name Population Title
Warwick 81,189 The most populous city in Kent County, Rhode Island.
West Warwick 28,967 Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
East Greenwich 13,141 Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Coventry distances to largest Rhode Island cities