Kent County, RI

Population 164,843

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 8.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 32.1%

Registered Offenders

40.98% Lower than national avg.
  • 237 offenders in Kent County
  • 14.38 offenders/10,000 residents

Property Report

Median List Price $249,900
  • Median Sales Price: $0

Environmental Hazards

821 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 14
  • Registered Polluters: 45
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 760

Unemployment

Moderate 3.3%
  • Rhode Island unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Schools view all

49 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 49 K-12 public schools in Kent County, RI and 29 private schools. Homefacts rates Kent County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

237 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Kent County, RI

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$249,900 compared to March 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    8%
  • Rented
    32%
  • Owned
    60%

144 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Kent County, RI issued 144 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 144 permits, 110 were issued for single family homes and 34 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Kent County, RI issued 128 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 128 permits, 106 were issued for single family homes and 22 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Building Permits By Year

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Kent County, RI
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $748
  • 1 Bedroom: $849
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,014
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,271
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,508

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Environmental Hazards

821 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Kent County, RI
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Kent County, RI
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Kent County, RI has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Kent County, RI is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.45 Average
    Kent County, RI is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 29.7°
  • February 32.62°
  • March 41°
  • April 50.93°
  • May 60.13°
  • June 68.39°
  • July 75.44°
  • August 72.95°
  • September 65.93°
  • October 55.17°
  • November 44.95°
  • December 34.13°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Kent County, RI

Earthquakes
Kent County, RI has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Kent County, RI has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Kent County, RI has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Kent County, RI has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Kent County, RI: $63,101

Unemployment

Unemployment in Kent County is 3.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 7.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.86%
White Collar - 63.14%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Gina Raimondo
  • Sen. Jack Reed
  • Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

69 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

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