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Around South Kingstown ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Providence. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the north of South Kingstown. Providence has a population of 179,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is New Bedford (MA). It is located about 33 miles [ km] to the northeast of South Kingstown and has a population of 95,500 people.

For comparison, South Kingstown has a population of 30,500 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from South Kingstown.<2>

  • Bridgetown [Washington County]
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    • Bridgetown [Washington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of South Kingstown
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  • Clarks Village [Newport County]
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    • Clarks Village [Newport County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of South Kingstown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarks Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Curtis Corner [Washington County]
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    • Curtis Corner [Washington County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the northwest of South Kingstown
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  • Jerusalem [Washington County]
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    • Jerusalem [Washington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of South Kingstown
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  • Kenyon [Washington County]
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    • Kenyon [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of South Kingstown
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  • Kingston [Washington County]
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    • Kingston [Washington County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of South Kingstown
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  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Liberty [Washington County]
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      • Liberty [Washington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of South Kingstown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Narragansett Pier [Washington County]
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      • Narragansett Pier [Washington County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of South Kingstown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Narragansett Pier have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Narragansett [Washington County]
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      • Narragansett [Washington County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of South Kingstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,309 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Narragansett have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Narragansett [Washington County]
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      • Narragansett [Washington County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of South Kingstown
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    • Peace Dale [Washington County]
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      • Peace Dale [Washington County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the east of South Kingstown
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    • Perryville [Washington County]
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      • Perryville [Washington County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest of South Kingstown
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    • Point Judith [Washington County]
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      • Point Judith [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of South Kingstown
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    • Shannock [Washington County]
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      • Shannock [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of South Kingstown
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    • Usquepaug [Washington County]
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      • Usquepaug [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of South Kingstown
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For more communities neighboring South Kingstown, please visit our County-by-County Page for South Kingstown.

Washington County ...

South Kingstown is located in Washington County<4>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Washington County: New London (CT), Windham (CT), Dukes (MA), Suffolk (NY), Bristol, Kent & Newport.

Curious and Interesting Names Near South Kingstown ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for South Kingstown.

Airports Near South Kingstown ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<5> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to South Kingstown and that information can be found on the Airports Page for South Kingstown.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Kingstown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Rhode Island: https://www.ri.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for South Kingstown.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Kingstown) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for South Kingstown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South KingstownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Kingstown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4467, Longitude: -71.5241    
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of the state's counties, including Washington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to South Kingstown), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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