East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island

East Greenwich: Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States


East Greenwich is a town located in the county of Kent in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. Its population at the 2010 census was 13,146 and a population density of 787 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 13,141 inhabitants.

The town was created 346 years ago in 1676.

Quick Facts about East Greenwich

Population : 13,141 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Rhode Island (United States)
County : Kent County
Postal code : 02818
Phone Area Codes : 401
Area : 16.71 km2
Altitude : 200 feet / 61 meters
Capital city : East Greenwich is capital of Kent County
Establishment : January 01, 1677 (346 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 09:29:31 (27th January 2023)
Density : 786 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.04% (2010-2020)
East Greenwich locator map
Location of East Greenwich on Rhode Island map.
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East Greenwich Downtown
East Greenwich Downtown image


East Greenwich is located at 41°39'37"N 71°27'21"W (41.6603800, -71.4558900).

East Greenwich map


According to census records, the population of East Greenwich decreased by 0.04% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,146 - census
2011 13,107 -0.3% estimation process
2012 13,082 -0.19% estimation process
2013 13,078 -0.03% estimation process
2014 13,082 0.03% estimation process
2015 13,053 -0.22% estimation process
2016 13,057 0.03% estimation process
2017 13,062 0.04% estimation process
2018 13,114 0.4% estimation process
2019 13,120 0.05% estimation process
2020 13,141 0.16% estimation process

East Greenwich zip code is 02818. County name: Kent, County fips: 44003

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People born in East Greenwich (20)

People born in East Greenwich, including politician Donald Carcieri, politician Thomas Tillinghast, basketball player Jimmy Baron, .


  • William Cornysh the Younger (English composer, dramatist, actor, and poet) he was born in 01/01/1465
  • George Washington Greene (American historian) he was born in 08/04/1811
  • Gideon Olin (American politician (1743-1823)) he was born in 02/11/1743
  • Albert C. Greene (American politician) he was born in 15/04/1792
  • Edith Roelker Curtis (American novelist, historian, diarist) she was born in 29/07/1893
  • George Hill Mathewson Lawrence (botanist (1910-1978)) he was born in 01/01/1910
  • Steven King (American ice hockey player) he was born in 22/07/1969
  • Leeann Tingley (American model) she was born in 20/08/1981
  • Peter Mawney (colonial Rhode Island settler) he was born in 01/01/1689
  • Richard L. Cevoli (US Navy pilot) he was born in 24/10/1919
  • Sylvester G. Hill (Union Army general) he was born in 10/06/1829
  • Wilma Briggs (American baseball player) she was born in 06/11/1930
  • Silas Casey (American Union Army general) he was born in 12/07/1807
  • William Chesley Worthington he was born in 01/01/1903
  • Lester Burrell Shippee (US historian; University of Minnesota) he was born in 28/01/1879
  • Charles Nichols Spencer (Ministrer of Finance for the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi during the reigns of both Kalakaua and Liliuokalani. Merchant and plantation owner) he was born in 01/01/1837
  • Amey Sweet ((1731 - circa 1771)) she was born in 22/04/1731

Schools in East Greenwich

College & universities near East Greenwich, RI

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

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near East Greenwich, RI

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

Post offices near East Greenwich

Post Office Name City ZIP
East Greenwich Post Office East Greenwich (RI) 02818

Other cities in Kent County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Kent County , RI.

City Name Population Title
Warwick 81,189 City in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
Coventry 34,931 Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
West Warwick 28,967 Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States

Distance to Other Cities

East Greenwich distances to largest Rhode Island cities