Providence Providence County, Rhode Island
Providence: City in and state capital of Rhode Island, United States; county seat of Providence County
Providence is a city located in the county of Providence in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. Its population at the 2010 census was 178,042 and a population density of 3,342 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 179,270 inhabitants.
The city was created 385 years ago in 1635.
Providence is located at 41°49'26"N 71°24'46"W (41.8239900, -71.4128300).
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Official website of Providence
Providence Quick Facts
|Population :||179,270 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Rhode Island (United States)|
|County :||Providence County|
|Postal code :||02901–02912, 02940, 02919, 02918|
|Phone Area Codes :||401|
|Area :||53.27 km2|
|Official name :||Providence|
|Altitude :||75 feet / 23 meters|
|Capital city :||Providence is capital of Providence County, Colony of Rhode Island and Plantations, Rhode Island|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1636 (385 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||05:40:49 (26th October 2021)|
|Density :||3,365 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||0.69% (2010-2020)|
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The population of Providence increased by 0.69% in 10 years.
Local Places in Providence
1 Providence City Hall
Address: 25 Dorrance St, Providence, RI 02903 ➦ Show Map
☎ +14016805000 🔗 Url
2 City of Providence
Address: 444 Westminster St, Providence, RI 02903 ➦ Show Map
☎ +14016805355 🔗 Url
3 Providence City
Address: 325 Washington St, Providence, RI 02903 ➦ Show Map
☎ +14012436060 🔗 Url
People born in Providence (200)
- Lou Lamoriello (American ice hockey coach and executive) he was born in 21/10/1942
- Samuel G. Arnold (Union United States Army officer (1821-1880)) he was born in 12/04/1821
- Jane Kramer (American journalist) she was born in 07/08/1938
- Alice Drummond (American actress) she was born in 21/05/1928
- Norman Taber (athletics competitor) he was born in 03/09/1891
- H. P. Lovecraft (American author) he was born in 20/08/1890
- John H. Clifford (Massachusetts Whig governor and attorney general (1809-1876)) he was born in 16/01/1809
- Daniel L. D. Granger (American politician (1852-1909)) he was born in 30/05/1852
- Marilyn Chambers (American pornographic actress (1952-2009)) she was born in 22/04/1952
- Jill Craybas (American tennis player) she was born in 04/07/1974
- Kirsten Price (American pornographic actress, model & cable television host) she was born in 13/11/1981
- Jeffrey Osborne (American singer) he was born in 09/03/1948
- Shanna Moakler (American actress and model) she was born in 28/03/1975
- Clark Donatelli (American ice hockey player) he was born in 22/11/1965
- Cormac McCarthy (American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter) he was born in 20/07/1933
- Clara Thompson (American psychiatrist & psychoanalyst) she was born in 03/10/1893
- Carol Sloane (American singer) she was born in 05/03/1937
- Lee Bontecou (American artist) she was born in 15/01/1931
Schools in Providence
College & universities near Providence, RI
|217493||Rhode Island School of Design||Providence (RI)||02903-2784|
|217235||Johnson & Wales University-Providence||Providence (RI)||02903-3703|
|460349||Johnson & Wales University-Online||Providence (RI)||02903|
|217581||Empire Beauty School-Warwick||Providence (RI)||02903|
|217156||Brown University||Providence (RI)||02912|
Amtrak & bus stations near Providence, RI
|PVD||Providence station||100 Gaspee Street||RAIL|
|KIN||Kingston station||1 Railroad Avenue||RAIL|
|RTE||Route 128 station||50 University Ave||RAIL|
|FRA||Framingham station||417 Waverly St.||RAIL|
|WOR||Union Station||2 Washington Square||RAIL|
Post offices near Providence
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Annex Finan Post Office||Providence (RI)||02903|
|East Sid Post Office||Providence (RI)||02906|
|North Station Post Office||Providence (RI)||02908|
|Weybosset Hill Post Office||Providence (RI)||02903|
|Corliss Park Station Post Office||Providence (RI)||02904|
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Other cities in Providence County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Providence County , RI.
|Cranston||81,142||City in Rhode Island|
|Pawtucket||71,710||City in Rhode Island|
|East Providence||47,337||City in Rhode Island|
|Woonsocket||41,545||City in Rhode Island|
|Cumberland||35,207||Town of the United States|
|North Providence||32,507||Town in Rhode Island, United States|
|Smithfield||21,842||County seat of Johnston County, North Carolina|
|Central Falls||19,468||City in Rhode Island|
|North Smithfield||12,576||Town in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States|
|Valley Falls||11,547||City in Kansas, United States|
|North Scituate||11,171||Census designated place in Massachusetts|
|Cumberland Hill||7,934||Census-designated place in Providence County, Rhode Island|
|Foster||4,747||Town in Providence County, Rhode Island|
|Pascoag||4,577||Census-designated place in Providence County, Rhode Island|
Distance to Other Cities
Providence distances to largest Rhode Island cities