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About East Greenwich (Click for our profile page)

Located in: Kent County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: E. Greenwich

Time Zone: East Greenwich lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)

Telephone Area Code: (401)

Elevation: 190 feet [57.91 m] above sea level<1>

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


2019 Est:<2>     13,112   (0.26% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     13,146   (1.53% increase since 2000)
2000:     12,948

Total Area:<3>   16.64 sq. miles [43.1 km²]   - of which 1.5% is water (0.25 sq. miles [0.6 km²])

Housing Units:<4>   5,403

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<5>

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

Lat:   41.633400°   (or 41°38'0" N)

Lon:   -71.499200°   (or -71°29'57" W)

USGS Topo Map:   East Greenwich<6>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for East Greenwich

GNIS ID:   1220085

FIPS State / Place Code:   44 / 22240

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

About Kent County

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


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

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

Housing Units:   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 East Greenwich)

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

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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 East Greenwich)

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Greenwich - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>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.
<3>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of East Greenwich. 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.
<4>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).
<5>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of East Greenwich, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<6>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes East Greenwich.


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