Washington County , Rhode Island

Washington County: County in Rhode Island, United States

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

About

Washington County is a county located in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. As of the 2010 census, the population was 126,979 and a population density of 87 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 125,577 inhabitants. Its county seat is South Kingstown. The county was created 292 years ago in 1728.

Geography

Washington County is located at 41°23'47"N 71°37'11"W (41.3964900, -71.6196600). It has 3 neighbors: New London County, Suffolk County and Kent County.

West Kingston Courthouse image
West Kingston Courthouse

The largest city of Washington County is Kingston with a population of 6,974. Other cities include, Bradford population 1,406 and Carolina population 970. See all Washington County cities & populated places.

Weather

Washington County forecast: A slight chance of rain showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 8 mph. more

West Kingston Courthouse image

Washington County map

Washington County Quick Facts

Population : 125,577 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Rhode Island (United States)
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Area : 1458 km2
Water as percent of area : 41%
Land as percent of area : 59%
Named for : George Washington
Capital : South Kingstown
Establishment : January 01, 1729
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 05:03:25 (2nd August 2021)
Density : 86 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.12% (2010-2019)
Weather : 78℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Washington County has 3 neighbours.

  • Charlestown
  • Richmond
  • Narragansett
  • Exeter
  • Hopkinton
  • South Kingstown
  • New Shoreham
  • North Kingstown
  • Westerly

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Washington County decreased by 1.12% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 126,979 - census
2011 126,533 -0.35% estimation process
2012 126,291 -0.19% estimation process
2013 126,433 0.11% estimation process
2014 126,353 -0.06% estimation process
2015 126,185 -0.13% estimation process
2016 126,129 -0.04% estimation process
2017 126,314 0.15% estimation process
2018 126,097 -0.17% estimation process
2019 125,577 -0.41% estimation process

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People born in Washington County (1)

American historian and academic Paula Fredriksen was born in Washington County

Other places with the same name (29)

Washington County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
North Kingstown 26,323 Town in Rhode Island
Westerly 22,381 Town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States
Narragansett 15,349 Town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States
Hopkinton 8,060 Town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States
Charlestown 7,826 Neighborhood (former town) of Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Kingston 6,974
Exeter 6,519 Town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States
Narragansett Pier 3,409 Census-designated place in Washington County, Rhode Island
Hope Valley 1,612 Census-designated place in Washington County, Rhode Island
Ashaway 1,485 Census-designated place in Washington County, Rhode Island
Bradford 1,406
New Shoreham 1,030 Town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States
Carolina 970

Rhode Island Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Rhode Island 1,059,361 State on east coast of United States of America
Providence County 638,931 County in Rhode Island, United States
Providence 179,883 City in and state capital of Rhode Island, United States; county seat of Providence County
Kent County 164,292 County in Rhode Island, United States
Newport County 82,082 County in Rhode Island, United States
Cranston 81,456 City in Rhode Island
Warwick 81,004 City in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
Pawtucket 72,117 City in Rhode Island
Bristol County 48,479 County in Rhode Island, United States
East Providence 47,618 City in Rhode Island
Woonsocket 41,751 City in Rhode Island
Cumberland 35,263 Town of the United States
Coventry 34,819 Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
North Providence 32,686 Town in Rhode Island, United States
West Warwick 28,962 Town in Kent County, Rhode Island, United States
North Kingstown 26,323 Town in Rhode Island

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