Portsmouth, RI 02871

Population 17,222

Homefacts Zip Code Report

02871 is zip code located in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. The population is 17,222, making 02871 the largest zipcode in Portsmouth and the 2nd largest in Newport County.

There are 4 public schools in 02871 with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Portsmouth is low , and there are 3 registered sex offenders residing in the zip code 02871. Unemployment in 02871 is moderate. Median house prices in 02871 is $514,950 and the median home sales price is $0.

Schools

School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 6.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 45.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 48.2%

Crime Rate

in [Portsmouth, RI] 76.58% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 35
  • Violent Crimes: 63
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 98
  • Property Crime: 587
  • Larceny Theft: 455

Registered Offenders

91.67% Lower than national avg.
  • 3 offenders in 02871
  • 1.74 offenders/10,000 residents

Property Reports

Median List Price $514,950
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Homes For Sale: 0
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

in [Portsmouth, RI] 95 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 7
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 87

Unemployment

Moderate 2.9%
  • Rhode Island unemployment average: 3.0%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Schools view all

4 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 4 K-12 public schools in 02871, RI and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates 02871's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

  • We're sorry! No colleges & universities found for 02871 in our database.

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Crime view details

3 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in 02871.

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$514,950 compared to April 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

We're sorry! No median home value found for 02871 in our database.

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    10.8%
  • Rented
    23.1%
  • Owned
    66.1%

40 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Portsmouth, RI issued 40 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 40 permits, 35 were issued for single family homes and 5 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Portsmouth, RI issued 36 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 36 permits, 33 were issued for single family homes and 3 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from RI 02871
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $890
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,090
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,390
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,030
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,450

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Environmental Hazards

95 Environmental Hazards

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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfund
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (205/233)
    Portsmouth, RI has 87.98% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Portsmouth, RI is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.1 Average
    Portsmouth, RI is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 30.55°
  • February 33.17°
  • March 40.17°
  • April 48.88°
  • May 60.13°
  • June 65.97°
  • July 73.18°
  • August 71.54°
  • September 64.83°
  • October 54.98°
  • November 45.27°
  • December 36.03°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Portsmouth, RI

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in 02871: $86,080

Unemployment

Unemployment in Portsmouth is 2.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.0% and 7.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 29.17%
White Collar - 70.83%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • David Cicilline

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

4 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • We're sorry! No hospitals found for 02871 in our database.

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • We're sorry! No retirement homes found for 02871 in our database.
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