Portsmouth Newport County, Rhode Island
Portsmouth: Town in Newport County, Rhode Island, USA
Portsmouth is a town located in the county of Newport in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. Its population at the 2010 census was 17,389 and a population density of 293 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,108 inhabitants.
The town was created 383 years ago in 1638.
Portsmouth Quick Facts
|Population :||17,108 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Rhode Island (United States)|
|County :||Newport County|
|Postal code :||02871|
|Phone Area Codes :||401|
|Area :||59.3 km2|
|Altitude :||203 feet / 62 meters|
|Establishment :||March 03, 1638 (383 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||20:51:33 (1st December 2021)|
|Density :||288 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-1.64% (2010-2020)|
Portsmouth is located at 41°36'8"N 71°15'1"W (41.6023200, -71.2503300).
- Official Website
Official website of Portsmouth
According to census records, the population of Portsmouth decreased by 1.64% in 10 years.
Local Places in Portsmouth
People born in Portsmouth (10)
People born in Portsmouth, including soccer player Billy Gonsalves, football player Bobby Sewall, United States federal judge George Moulton Carpenter, Jr., you can see a list of people who born in Portsmouth.
- Gideon Cornell (Chief Justice of Rhode Island) he was born in 05/07/1710
- Joseph Sheffield (Colonial Rhode Island Attorney General) he was born in 22/08/1661
- Preserved Fish (New York City shipping merchant) he was born in 01/01/1766
- Frank P. Crandon (U.S. company tax commissioner) he was born in 28/10/1834
- Anthony Harkness he was born in 10/07/1793
- Andrew Chrabascz (American basketball player) he was born in 14/06/1994
- Brian D'Urso (physicist)
Schools in Portsmouth
College & universities near Portsmouth, RI
|217518||Roger Williams University||Bristol (RI)||02809-2921|
Amtrak & bus stations near Portsmouth, RI
|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 Portsmouth
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Portsmouth Post Office||Portsmouth (RI)||02871|
Other places with the same name (5)
- Portsmouth , Virginia independent city in Virginia, United States with a population of 95,094 people.
- Portsmouth , New Hampshire city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States with a population of 21,557 people.
- Portsmouth , Ohio city in Ohio with a population of 19,744 people.
- Portsmouth , Iowa human settlement in Shelby County, Iowa, United States of America with a population of 176 people.
Other cities in Newport County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Newport County , RI.
|Newport||24,412||City in and county seat of Newport County, Rhode Island, United States|
|Middletown||15,803||Town in Rhode Island|
|Tiverton||15,569||Town in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States|
|Jamestown||5,482||Town in Rhode Island, United States|
|Little Compton||3,462||Town in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Portsmouth distances to largest Rhode Island cities