Narragansett, Rhode Island

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Acceptable alternate names for zip code 02882:
Point Judith

Local Area Code: 401  Time Zone: Eastern  DST: Y
Location: (by zip code) 41.43214 N, 71.468662 W
Population: (2000 census) = 16,361 (town)   Demographics
Median age: (2000 census) 36.4 yrs.
Population: (2010: by zip code) = 14,184
Area: (by zip code) 17.86 sq.mi. 28.3% water.
County: Washington County   County Population: (2010) = 126,979   
Places in Washington County

Astronomical Dawn: 5:34 am
Sunrise: 7:06 am
Sunset: 5:53 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 7:26 pm

Local Time: 2:15 pm   | 67°F / 91% RH  | 
Current Weather: Mostly Cloudy
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In 2013, Narragansett celebrates its 125th year.

The town of Narragansett is located 27.2 miles ( 43.8 km )
--- heading 186o (south) from Providence.

At the time of the 2000 census, the town of Narragansett had a population of 16,361 living in 6,846 households. The median age was 36.4 yrs.

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    • Dartmouth resident goes all out this Halloween
      Wed, 21 Oct 2020

      DARTMOUTH — When a family trip to Disney last April was canceled because of the coronavirus, DJ Jordan Paiva decided to bring Disney to his one-year-old son, Liam.His audience of one is anticipated to become an audience of hundreds.Back up to September when Paiva started putting up Halloween decorations. Not just pumpkins or ghost sheets in the trees, but a full-blown decoration extravaganza. Giant sized inflatables — including Frankenstein, characters [...]

    • Worsening opioid crisis overshadowed in presidential race
      Wed, 21 Oct 2020

      COLUMBUS, Ohio — Like millions of Americans, Diane Urban watched the first presidential debate last month at home with her family. When it was over, she turned off the television and climbed into the bed her 25-year-old son Jordan used to sleep in.It was where she found Jordan's lifeless body after he overdosed on the opioid fentanyl one morning in April 2019.After watching President Donald Trump target the son of former Vice President Joe Biden for his history of [...]

    • Final Trump vs. Biden debate: Brace for another raucous showdown despite the new mute button
      Wed, 21 Oct 2020

      WASHINGTON – The last-minute decision to cut microphones during portions of the final presidential debate has injected a new element of uncertainty into a high-stakes political event that could be a make-or-break moment for President Donald Trump.Following a widely panned debate on Sept. 29, during which Trump repeatedly interrupted Democrat Joe Biden, the Commission on Presidential Debates said it will mute each candidate's microphone for two minutes as their [...]

    • Cyberattacks on the rise during pandemic
      Wed, 21 Oct 2020

      SANDWICH — A cyberattack last week put a halt to classes in the Sandwich Public Schools, but the district isn't alone in what is becoming a growing threat.The district was one of many institutions, municipalities and individuals that have been upended by cyberattacks during the past several months, a problem that has affected the Cape and other regions around the globe.As the pandemic ramped up in the Northeast from the end of February through late March, COVID-19- [...]

    • Elections, politics can raise blood pressure. Here's what you can do to protect your health.
      Wed, 21 Oct 2020

      The rising political heat of the election season may cause people’s blood to boil in a figurative sense — but could it literally be dangerous to people’s health?Physicians and scientists say the answer increasingly appears to be "yes," especially for hypertension patients.A study published earlier this month in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences found the 2106 U.S. presidential election was associated with an increase in heart attacks and [...]

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Map of Narragansett RI ( 02882 )

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Point Judith Lighthouse

Rhode Island Profile

Name = Rhode Island
Abbr = RI
Cap. = Providence
Pop. (2000) = 1,048,319
Pop. (2010) = 1,052,567
Pop. (2015) = 1,056,298
Nick. = Little Rhody, Ocean State
Motto = Hope
Flower = Violet
Bird = Rhode Island red
Tree = Red maple
Song = Rhode Island
Statehood = May 29, 1790
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Land Area = 1,045 sq.mi.
Highest Point = Jerimoth Hill (812ft.)
Lowest Point = Atlantic Ocean
(Sea Level)

Area Code(s) = 401 

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