North Smithfield, RI Population

Population: 10,618. Estimated population in July 2020: 11,191 (+5.4% change)
Males: 5,042 (47.5%), Females: 5,576 (52.5%)

Providence County

Median resident age: 42.0 years
Median household income: $58,602
Median house value: $149,200

Races in North Smithfield:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)

Ancestries: French Canadian (26.6%), French (23.6%), Irish (14.8%), Italian (14.8%), English (10.0%), Polish (6.6%).

Elevation: 343 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in North Smithfield

  • High school or higher: 82.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 25.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Smithfield town

  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 63.1%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

3.0% Foreign born (1.2% Europe, 1.0% North America, 0.5% Latin America, 0.3% Africa).

Population change in the 1990s: +826 (+8.4%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in North Smithfield:

  • REHAB HOSP OF R I (EDDIE DOWLING HIGHWAY)
Other hospitals/medical centers near North Smithfield:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to North Smithfield:

  • THEODORE FRANCIS GREEN STATE (about 20 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Abbreviation: PVD)
  • WORCESTER REGIONAL (about 31 miles; WORCESTER, MA; Abbreviation: ORH)
  • LAURENCE G HANSCOM FLD (about 39 miles; BEDFORD, MA; Abbreviation: BED)
Other public-use airports nearest to North Smithfield:

  • NORTH CENTRAL STATE (about 6 miles; PAWTUCKET, RI; Abbreviation: SFZ)
  • HOPEDALE INDUSTRIAL PARK (about 10 miles; HOPEDALE, MA; Abbreviation: 1B6)
  • DOWNTOWN PROVIDENCE HELISTOP (about 15 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Abbreviation: RI9)
Amtrak station near North Smithfield:

  • 14 miles: PROVIDENCE (100 GASPEE ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Smithfield:

  • BRYANT COLLEGE (about 6 miles; SMITHFIELD, RI; Full-time enrollment: 2,926)
  • PROVIDENCE COLLEGE (about 12 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Full-time enrollment: 4,456)
  • RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE (about 12 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Full-time enrollment: 6,208)
  • JOHNSON & WALES UNIVERSITY (about 14 miles; Providence, RI; Full-time enrollment: 8,218)
  • RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN (about 14 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • BROWN UNIVERSITY (about 15 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Full-time enrollment: 7,460)
  • COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF RHODE ISLAND (about 20 miles; WARWICK, RI; Full-time enrollment: 8,650)

Schools

Public high school in North Smithfield:

  • NORTH SMITHFIELD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 552; Location: 412 GREENVILLE ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in North Smithfield:

  • NORTH SMITHFIELD ELEMENTARY (Students: 705; Location: 2214 PROVIDENCE PIKE; Grades: PK – 04)
  • NORTH SMITHFIELD JUNIOR HS (Students: 319; Location: 412 GREENVILLE ROAD; Grades: 07 – 08)

Libraries

Library in North Smithfield:

  • NORTH SMITHFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $243,330; Location: 20 MAIN STREET; 37,178 books; 1,158 audio materials; 2,332 video materials; 120 serial subscriptions)

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