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
Median age: (2010: by zip code) 39.8 yrs.
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: 5:29 am
Sunrise: 7:10 am
Sunset: 4:15 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 5:56 pm

Local Time: 5:34 am   | 22°F / 66% RH  | 
Current Weather: Fair
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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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    • City Council gives Fall River mayor 5 days to resign or face recall
      Wed, 19 Dec 2018

      FALL RIVER — Despite a last-minute legal maneuver, the City Council unanimously voted to give notice to embattled Mayor Jasiel Correia II that he has five days to vacate his office or face a recall election. Shortly before the council was set to take the vote, attorney William B. Golden from the Quincy-based Baker, Braverman and Barbadoro, carrying file folders, handed a stack of letters to the City Council clerk. She handed a letter to City Council President Cliff Ponte [...]

    • New Bedford woman strikes Fairhaven cruisers, flees from police
      Wed, 19 Dec 2018

      FAIRHAVEN — Two New Bedford women were arrested on warrants Tuesday when their car struck two cruisers while fleeing from Fairhaven police, according to a news release.  Police attempted to stop the suspects after learning they had a stolen license plate on the 1993 Toyota Camry they were driving, according to Lt. Kevin Kobza, a spokesman for the Fairhaven Police Department. Police saw the car parked in the fire lane outside the Marshall's Department Store just before [...]

    • Former New Bedford man got 30 days in Rand Paul assault; prosecutors want more prison time.
      Wed, 19 Dec 2018

      LEXINGTON, KY — A federal judge disregarded factors that called for a longer prison sentence for the man who “spear-tackled” U.S. Sen. Rand Paul and as a result the assailant’s time behind bars was unreasonably short, the government has argued.A government prosecutor filed a motion last week asking the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals to order a new sentencing hearing for Rene. A. Boucher, who assaulted Paul in November 2017.The maximum sentence on [...]

    • Wareham man arrested for holdup, same store robbed twice within hours
      Wed, 19 Dec 2018

      WAREHAM — An officer arrested a suspect at gunpoint Tuesday, minutes after he allegedly robbed the Dollar General store on Cranberry Highway, police said.James Demers, 46, of East Wareham is charged with armed robbery and resisting arrest, according to a news release from Acting Police Chief John A. Walcek.   About 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Wareham police received a 911 call about a robbery at the Dollar General store, 3137 Cranberry Highway, the chief said. The [...]

    • Dartmouth police make narcotics arrest
      Tue, 18 Dec 2018

      DARTMOUTH — As the result of an investigation, members of the Dartmouth Police Department Detective Division on Tuesday arrested Cary Pacheco, Jr., 22, of Fall River on numerous narcotics charges, police said.As a result of the arrest, detectives seized approximately 30 grams of fentanyl with a street value estimated at $7,500, as well as $2,113 in cash, according to a police news release. Pacheco was charged with trafficking in fentanyl, three counts of distributing [...]

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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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