Rhode Island, abbreviated "RI", is in the New England region of the U.S. Its capital is Providence.
There were 1,048,319 people in Rhode Island as of the 2000 census.
The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on May 29, 1790.
Please explore the cities and towns of Rhode Island, below.
(The 10 cities and towns with the most colleges.)
Note: Student counts are with available data; actual counts may be higher.
|Rank||City or Town||Colleges||Students|
|9||East Providence Colleges||1||147|
|10||North Providence Colleges||1||98|
|City or Town||Pop.||County|
|Average Family Size||3.07|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5,121||0.5%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||90,820||8.7%|
Blackstone River Valley (Heritage Area)
One Depot Square
Woonsocket, Rhode Island 2895
Roger Williams (Monument/Memorial)
282 North Main Street
Providence, Rhode Island 2903
Touro Synagogue (Historic Site)
Offices and administrative center: 85 Touro Street
Newport, Rhode Island 2840
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New England Institute of Technology is a private, non-profit, co-educational technical college offering over 30 Associate in Science, Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degree programs.
New England Tractor Trailer Training School has more than a 50-year history of delivering hands-on driver training to qualified candidates.
Get hands-on training with Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute. Our campuses in New York and Connecticut can help give you career training in a wide variety of fields.
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Rhode Island Online Colleges
Colleges in Rhode Island with online degree programs
Rhode Island Colleges
Rhode Island colleges and trade schools
Rhode Island Graduate Schools
Rhode Island Graduate and Business Schools
Rhode Island Map
A detailed map of Rhode Island
Rhode Island State Flag
Rhode Island State Seal
Rhode Island State Quarter
Rhode Island State Plate
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