Warwick, RI Population

Population: 85,808. Estimated population in July 2020: 87,233 (+1.7% change)
Males: 40,835 (47.6%), Females: 44,973 (52.4%)

Kent County

Median resident age: 40.0 years
Median household income: $46,483
Median house value: $111,700

Races in Warwick:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Black (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)

Ancestries: Irish (28.4%), Italian (22.8%), English (16.8%), French (12.5%), Portuguese (6.8%), German (6.1%).

Elevation: 64 feet

Land area: 35.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Warwick

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 24.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Warwick city

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 55.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

4.8% Foreign born (2.3% Europe, 1.3% Asia, 0.6% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +369 (+0.4%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Warwick:

  • KENT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (455 TOLL GATE RD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Warwick:

  • WOMEN AND INFANTS HOSPITAL OF RI (about 5 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI)
  • EMMA PENDLETON BRADLEY HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; RIVERSIDE, RI)
  • RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Warwick:

  • THEODORE FRANCIS GREEN STATE (about 1 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Abbreviation: PVD)
  • WORCESTER REGIONAL (about 49 miles; WORCESTER, MA; Abbreviation: ORH)
  • GROTON-NEW LONDON (about 51 miles; GROTON NEW LONDON, CT; Abbreviation: GON)
Other public-use airports nearest to Warwick:

Amtrak stations near Warwick:

  • 8 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.
  • 20 miles: KINGSTON (WEST KINGSTON, FAIRGROUNDS RD.). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Warwick:

  • COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF RHODE ISLAND (Full-time enrollment: 8,650; Location: 400 EAST AVE; Public; Website: www.ccri.cc.ri.us)
  • NEW ENGLAND INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (Full-time enrollment: 2,419; Location: 2500 POST RD; Private, not-for-profit)
  • WARWICK ACADEMY OF BEAUTY CULTURE INC (Full-time enrollment: 131; Location: 1800 POST RD; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Warwick:

  • JOHNSON & WALES UNIVERSITY (about 8 miles; Providence, RI; Full-time enrollment: 8,218)
  • RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN (about 8 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • BROWN UNIVERSITY (about 8 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Full-time enrollment: 7,460)
  • RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE (about 9 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Full-time enrollment: 6,208)
  • PROVIDENCE COLLEGE (about 9 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; Full-time enrollment: 4,456)
  • ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY (about 11 miles; BRISTOL, RI; Full-time enrollment: 3,007)
  • BRYANT COLLEGE (about 14 miles; SMITHFIELD, RI; Full-time enrollment: 2,926)

Schools

Public high schools in Warwick:

  • PILGRIM HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,340; Location: 111 PILGRIM PARKWAY; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • WARWICK VETERANS HIGH (Students: 1,297; Location: 2401 WEST SHORE ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • TOLL GATE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,241; Location: 575 CENTERVILLE ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • WARWICK CAREER & TECH CENTER (Location: 575 CENTERVILLE ROAD-BLDG. 5; Grades: 10 – 12)
Private high schools in Warwick:

  • BISHOP HENDRICKEN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 985; Location: 2615 WARWICK AVENUE; Grades: 9 – 12; Boys only)
  • FIRST BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCH (Students: 228; Location: 550 COWESETT RD; Grades: KG – 12)
  • APPONAUG CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 73; Location: 75 PROSPECT STREET; Grades: KG – 12)
  • ELEANOR BRIGGS SCHOOL (Students: 29; Location: 116 LONG STREET; Grades: 1 – 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Warwick:

  • ALDRICH JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 687; Location: 789 POST ROAD; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • WINMAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 651; Location: 575 CENTERVILLE ROAD; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • GORTON JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 639; Location: 69 DRAPER AVENUE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • OAKLAND BEACH SCHOOL (Students: 433; Location: 383 OAKLAND BEACH AVENUE; Grades: PK – 06)
  • CEDAR HILL SCHOOL (Students: 422; Location: 35 RED CHIMNEY DRIVE; Grades: KG – 06)
  • HOXSIE SCHOOL (Students: 368; Location: 55 GLENWOOD DRIVE; Grades: KG – 06)
  • SHERMAN SCHOOL (Students: 361; Location: 120 KILLEY AVENUE; Grades: PK – 06)
  • LIPPITT SCHOOL (Students: 347; Location: 30 ALMY STREET; Grades: PK – 06)
  • HOLLIMAN SCHOOL (Students: 324; Location: 70 DEBORAH ROAD; Grades: PK – 06)
  • WARWICK NECK SCHOOL (Students: 320; Location: 155 ROCKY POINT AVENUE; Grades: KG – 06)
Biggest private primary/middle schools in Warwick:

  • SAINT PETER SCHOOL (Students: 289; Location: 120 MAYFAIR ROAD; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST ROSE OF LIMA SCHOOL (Students: 265; Location: 200 BRENTWOOD AVENUE; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST FRANCIS SCHOOL (Students: 167; Location: 610 JEFFERSON BLVD; Grades: PK – 8)
  • OVERBROOK ACADEMY (Students: 137; Location: 836 WARWICK NECK AVENUE; Grades: 6 – 9; Girls only)
  • LITTLE RED HEN PRESCHOOL/KG (Students: 83; Location: 358 FORGE ROAD PO 226; Grades: PK – KG)
  • WESTBAY CHILDREN’S CENTER/WEST (Students: 82; Location: 22 ASTRAL ST; Grades: PK – KG)
  • MAGIC YEARS CHILD CARE GALLERY (Students: 54; Location: 2890 POST ROAD; Grades: PK – KG)
  • CRAYONS CHILD CARE AND FAMILY (Students: 49; Location: 3445 POST ROAD; Grades: PK – KG)
  • CHILD CARE CONNECTION (Students: 43; Location: 42 GRECO LANE; Grades: PK – KG)
  • SARGENT REHAB CTR. INC (Students: 34; Location: 800 QUAKER LANE; Grades: PK – KG)

Libraries

Libraries in Warwick:

  • WARWICK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,792,490; Location: 600 SANDY LANE; 199,336 books; 3,030 audio materials; 5,485 video materials; 526 serial subscriptions)
  • PONTIAC FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $81,137; Location: 101 GREENWICH AVENUE; 19,170 books; 265 audio materials; 255 video materials; 51 serial subscriptions)

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