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Demographics

People

Total Population3,494
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens26.1%
Employed Population 16+1,778
Age of the Population52

Families

% of people married55.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher49.6%
Median Earnings25+$44,896
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$110,069
% Above Poverty Level89.9%
% Below Poverty Level10.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home16.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone35.3%
Median Gross Rent$1,054
Median House Value$519,300

Ancestry

English26.8%
Irish23.8%
Portuguese11.5%
German10.8%
French Except Basque9.4%
Italian8.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7%
Polish7%
Canadian5.6%
Scottish4.3%
Swedish3.2%
Ukrainian1.4%
Russian1.1%
Dutch1%
Norwegian0.9%
Lithuanian0.7%
US/American0.6%
Greek0.6%
Welsh0.3%
African0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Cape Verdean0.2%
Hungarian0.1%
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Little Compton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Newport County
Standard Zip Codes2837
Phone Area Codes401
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.5
Approximate Longitude-71.16

Little Compton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationNEWPORT ROSE
Distance9.3 miles
Jan Temp23 to 38 F
Apr Temp39 to 54 F
Jul Temp64 to 78 F
Oct Temp48 to 62 F
Annual Precip46 inches
StationROCHESTER
Distance23 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp37 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp42 to 63 F
Annual Precip49.8 inches
StationBLOCK ISLAND STATE AP
Distance32 miles
Jan Temp27 to 39 F
Apr Temp41 to 53 F
Jul Temp64 to 77 F
Oct Temp49 to 62 F
Annual Precip39.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Jamestown5,462$110,056
Middletown16,042$80,037
Narragansett15,672$115,212
Newport24,570$81,806
Portsmouth17,351$105,357
Tiverton15,795$83,056

Little Compton Public Libraries

Brownell Library, Home Of Little Compton
44 COMMONS
Little Compton, Rhode Island
(401) 635-8562

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Little Compton Public Schools

Wilbur And Mcmahon Schools
28 Commons
ZIP: 2837
(401) 635-2351
Primary
Total Enrollment 248
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