Kent County , Rhode Island

Kent County: County in Rhode Island, United States

Kent County locator map
Location of Kent County on Rhode Island map.

About

Kent County is a county located in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. As of the 2010 census, the population was 166,158 and a population density of 341 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 164,646 inhabitants. Its county seat is East Greenwich. The county was created 271 years ago in 1749.

Kent County Courthouse  East Greenwich image
Kent County Courthouse East Greenwich
Kent County Courthouse  East Greenwich image

Geography

Kent County is located at 41°40'24"N 71°34'44"W (41.6733400, -71.5789500). It has 5 neighbors: New London County, Windham County, Bristol County, Providence County and Washington County.

Kent County map

The largest city of Kent County is Warwick with a population of 81,189. . See all Kent County cities & populated places.

Kent County Quick Facts

Population : 164,646 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Rhode Island (United States)
Different from : Kent County, Kent County, Kent County, Kent County
Area : 487 km2
Water as percent of area : 10%
Land as percent of area : 90%
Named for : Kent
Capital : East Greenwich
Establishment : January 01, 1750
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 05:49:44 (26th October 2021)
Density : 338 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.92% (2010-2020)

Kent County has 5 neighbours.

  • East Greenwich
  • West Warwick
  • West Greenwich
  • Coventry
  • Warwick

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Kent County decreased by 0.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 166,158 - census
2011 165,278 -0.53% estimation process
2012 164,627 -0.4% estimation process
2013 164,358 -0.16% estimation process
2014 164,490 0.08% estimation process
2015 163,747 -0.45% estimation process
2016 163,711 -0.02% estimation process
2017 163,543 -0.1% estimation process
2018 164,053 0.31% estimation process
2019 164,292 0.15% estimation process
2020 164,646 0.22% estimation process

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People born in Kent County (3)

People born in Kent County, including Union United States Army general George S. Greene, cinematographer W. Howard Greene, art historian Arthur Upham Pope, you can see a list of people who born in Kent County.

Other places with the same name (5)

Kent County Populated Places

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

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
East Greenwich 13,141 Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States

Rhode Island Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Providence County 636,547 County in Rhode Island, United States
Providence 179,270 City in and state capital of Rhode Island, United States; county seat of Providence County
Washington County 125,746 County in Rhode Island, United States
Newport County 81,836 County in Rhode Island, United States
Warwick 81,189 City in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
Cranston 81,142 City in Rhode Island
Pawtucket 71,710 City in Rhode Island
Bristol County 48,350 County in Rhode Island, United States
East Providence 47,337 City in Rhode Island
Woonsocket 41,545 City in Rhode Island
Cumberland 35,207 Town of the United States
Coventry 34,931 Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
North Providence 32,507 Town in Rhode Island, United States
West Warwick 28,967 Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
North Kingstown 26,278 Town in Rhode Island
Newport 24,412 City in and county seat of Newport County, Rhode Island, United States