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So far, we found very little information about Crossways. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Crossways to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Crossways, please Contact Us.

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Our information shows that the community of Crossways is historic. The information below applies to the area where Crossways would have been located.

Time Zone: The area where Crossways was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)

Telephone Area Code for surrounding area: (401)

Elevation: 60 feet [18.29 m] above sea level<2>

Websites for Crossways

Junior League:

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen the following reference point for Crossways:

Lat:   41.655100°   (or 41°39'18" N)

Lon:   -71.464200°   (or -71°27'51" W)

USGS Topo Map:   East Greenwich<4>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Crossways

GNIS ID:   1902767

FIPS State / Place Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Crossways)

About Kent County

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Kent)


2019 Est:<5>     164,233   (1.16% decrease since 2010)  
2010     166,158   (0.56% decrease since 2000)
2000:     167,090

Total Area:<6>   188.1 sq. miles [487.2 km²]   - of which 10.42% is water (19.59 sq. miles [50.8 km²])

Housing Units: <7>   73,701

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Kent

GNIS ID:   1219778

FIPS State / County Code:   44 / 003

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Crossways)

About Rhode Island

From the US Census


2019 Est:     1,058,158   (0.53% increase since 2010)  
2010:     1,052,567   (0.41% increase since 2000)
2000:     1,048,319

Websites for State of Rhode Island

Official Website:



Fishing & Hunting:

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Rhode Island

GNIS ID:   1219835

FIPS State:   44

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Crossways)

The official website for State of Rhode Island:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Crossways, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crossways - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Crossways, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<4>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Crossways.
<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2019.
<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Crossways. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.
<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).


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