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: 4:13 am
Sunrise: 5:57 am
Sunset: 7:41 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 9:24 pm

Local Time: 12:35 am   | 75°F / 100% RH  | 
Current Weather: Fog/Mist
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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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    • Swimmer struck by boat propeller suffers severe injuries, officials say
      Sat, 17 Aug 2019

      WAREHAM — A person swimming in Wareham suffered severe injuries when they were struck by a boat propeller, according to the town's Department of Natural Resources.WCVB-TV reported that officials said Wareham police received a 911 call at about 11:46 a.m. Sunday reporting a swimmer who had been struck by a boat in Bourne Cove.Upon arrival, a Wareham Department of Natural Resources officer found a victim on the shoreline who had suffered extensive injuries. The officer [...]

    • Alma del Mar opens Frederick Douglass campus
      Sat, 17 Aug 2019

      NEW BEDFORD — Late Friday afternoon, several Alma del Mar students went to a station to dip one or two hands in yellow, dark or light blue paint and press it onto two large pieces of cloth that will hang in their new school on Earle Street named after Frederick Douglass.One of the pieces of cloth read “Learn, lead, serve, succeed” in all capital letters while the other had the name of the campus on it.Before an official welcome by Principal Taylor [...]

    • Sen. Markey faces 2 challengers, including a New Bedford native; now some pushing U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy to be a 3rd
      Sat, 17 Aug 2019

      BOSTON (AP) — Some Massachusetts voters see Sen. Edward Markey as potentially vulnerable to a primary challenge, and one group is even trying to persuade U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy to run for his seat.Markey, a Democrat, has represented Massachusetts in Congress for decades — first in the House before winning John Kerry's former Senate seat in 2013 — but the state saw an incumbent lose just last year as Democrats elected more women and minorities.Ayanna Pressley [...]

    • 'She... essentially weaponized Turtleboy': Dartmouth fitness studio owners and controversial blogger embroiled in legal battle
      Sat, 17 Aug 2019

      DARTMOUTH — Eighteen months into a legal battle between a Dartmouth yoga studio owner, a foul-mouthed blogger and the owner of a competing studio, accusations are flying as two lawsuits appear headed for trial.Dartmouth fitness studio owner Jennifer Panagakos is suing a Massachusetts blogger known as Turtleboy and, separately, Ritual Sweat Society owner Tara Winterhalter for defamation, invasion of privacy and infliction of emotional distress. [...]

    • Promise of South Coast Rail proves alluring to developers
      Sat, 17 Aug 2019

      FALL RIVER — A vacant lot could soon become the home of a 57,000-square-foot apartment and commercial complex on Davol Street in Fall River, pending several special permit approvals by the city.Robert Karam of Fall River is listed as the resident agent in a document filed with the state’s Corporations Division. James Wallace is listed as manager.According to a proposal submitted to the city’s zoning office, the building would be constructed on a 42,708- [...]

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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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