HOMES & LIVING

Located on the western side of Narragansett Bay, North Kingstown is a unique, historic bedroom community with one of the greatest economic potentials on the entire east coast! North Kingstown has 30 miles of coastline on Narragansett Bay and covers almost 45 square miles. The coastline and availability of deepwater anchorage and dockage offers exceptional facilities for a wide variety of marine opportunities. North Kingstown is home to Quonset Development Corporation the largest business park in RI. Picturesque Wickford Village serves as the town center with 16 different villages making up the complete town of North Kingstown. North Kingstown is the definition of a great place to live, work, play and visit.

North Kingstown At A Glance
  • Established: in 1641; Incorporated in 1674
  • Area: Total 53.3 square miles, land, 43.5; inland water, 14.8 sq. miles
  • Resident Population: Est. 26,486 as of 2012
  • Government: A Town Manager is appointed and a five member Town council is elected for two year terms. The Council meets on the second and fourth Monday of every month at 7:00pm.
  • 2014 Tax Rate: $18.91 on real estate and personal property; $22.04 on motor vehicles;
  • Median Family Income: $79,861. (per 2012 census)
  • Median Home Value: $309,351
  • Local Newspapers: The Standard Times (weekly) www.ricentral.com 294-4576, North East Independent (weekly) www.Independentri.com 294-8700, Providence Journal (daily) www.providencejournal.com 1- 800-972-2299
  • Avg. Climate Jan. 29.9 degrees; Jul. 70.5 degrees
  • Avg. Annual Precipitation: 42 inches
  • Schools: Approximately 4,000 students attend one high school, 2 middle schools, 6 elementary schools www.nksd.net
Transportation:
Services:
  • Voter Registration: Document ID with current address at Town Hall, 80 Boston Neck Rd. www.northkingstown.org
  • Drivers License: RI Dept. of Motor Vehicles, 4808 Tower Hill Rd., Wakefield, www.dmv.ri.gov 789-8330
  • Transfer Station: Stickers cost $1.60 per bag (5 sticker minimum) at Town Hall or Transfer Station (2050 Davisville Road). For information, call 295-4766. Curbside recycling program for information 268-1500, ext 641.
  • Public Safety: Full time police and fire dept. State Police located in town. www.nkpolice.org
  • Senior Services: Offers all local services needed by senior citizens age 55 and over at Beechwood Senior Ctr, Beach St www.northkingstown.org

Libraries:

Recreation:
  • Year round recreational program activities for children and adults available through Town Hall. www.northkingstown.org
  • Municipal Golf Course: located on the former Navy base this 18 hole course is one of the best in RI; www.nkgc.com or 294-4051. There are two other fantastic public golf courses in town.
  • Marinas: The Town of North Kingstown operates a marina at Allen Harbor. There are several private marinas available in Wickford harbor. www.northkingstown.org
  • Beaches: Beach passes available at Town Hall for residents to use the Town Beach. There are also several wonderful beaches at Quonset.

Health and Special Services:

Located on the western side of Narragansett Bay,

North Kingstownis a unique, historic bedroom community with one of the greatest economic potentials on the entire east coast!  North Kingstown has 30 miles of coastline on Narragansett Bayand covers almost 45 square miles.  The coastline and availability of deepwater anchorage and dockage offers exceptional facilities for a wide variety of marine opportunities.  North Kingstownis home to Quonset Development Corporation the largest business park in RI.  Picturesque Wickford Villageserves as the town center with 16 different villages making up the complete town of North KingstownNorth Kingstownis the definition of a great place to live, work, play and visit.

North KingstownAt A Glance

Established: in 1641; Incorporated in 1674

Area: Total 53.3 square miles, land, 43.5; inland water, 14.8 sq. miles

Resident Population: Est. 26,486 as of 2012  

Government: A Town Manager is appointed and a five

member Town council is elected for two year terms.  The Council meets on the second and fourth Monday of every month at 7:00pm.

2014 Tax Rate: $18.91 on real estate and personal property; $22.04 on motor vehicles;

Median Family Income: $79,861. (per 2012census)

Median Home Value: $309,351                           

Local Newspapers: The Standard Times (weekly) www.ricentral.com 294-4576, North East Independent (weekly) www.Independentri.com 294-8700, Providence Journal (daily) www.providencejournal.com 1- 800-972-2299

Transportation:

Rail Service: Amtrak www.amtrak.com or 800-872-7245,

MBTA www.mbta.com or 617-222-3200

            Bus Service: RIPTA, www.RIPTA.com or 800-221-3797

            Air Service:

T.F. Green Airport , www.pvdairport.com or 294-4504,

Quonset State Airport , www.avports.com  294-4504    

Avg. Climate Jan.29.9 degrees; Jul. 70.5 degrees

Avg. Annual Precipitation: 42 inches

Voter Registration: Document ID with current address at Town Hall,

80 Boston Neck Rd. www.northkingstown.org

Drivers License: RI Dept. of Motor Vehicles,

4808 Tower Hill Rd., Wakefield, www.dmv.ri.gov 789-8330

Transfer Station:Stickers cost $1.60 per bag (5 sticker minimum) at Town Hall or Transfer Station (

2050 Davisville Road ).  For information, call 295-4766. Curbside recycling program for information 268-1500, ext 641.

Public Safety: Full time police and fire

dept. State Police located in town. www.nkpolice.org

Senior Services: Offers all local services needed by senior citizens age 55 and

over at Beechwood Senior Ctr, Beach St www.northkingstown.org 

Libraries:

North Kingstown Free Library, 100 Boone St. www.nk;ibrary.org 294-3306 Member of Cooperating Libraries Automated Network.

Davisville Free Library,

481 Davisville Rd. www.davisvillefreelibrary.org 884-5524, 

The Willett Free Library,

45 Ferry Rd. , Saunderstown, Willettfree.org 294-2081.

Recreation: Year round recreational program activities for children and adults available through Town Hall. www.northkingstown.org

Municipal Golf Course: located on the former Navy base this 18 hole course is one of the best in RI; www.nkgc.com or 294-4051.  There are two other fantastic public golf courses in town.

Marinas: The Town of North Kingstownoperates a marina at Allen Harbor .  There are several private marinas available in Wickford harbor. www.northkingstown.org

Beaches: Beach passes available at Town Hall for residents to use the

Town Beach .  There are also several wonderful beaches at Quonset.

Schools:  Approximately 4,000 students attend one high school, 2 middle schools, 6 elementary schools www.nksd.net

Health and Special Services: three ambulatory care facilities provide walk-in and emergency care:

WellOne,

Callahan Road www.welloneri.org  295-9706

South County Hospital  Medical & Wellness Center , 3461 South County Trail – www.schopital.com/urgentcare 471-6777

             Wickford Junction Medical Walk In,

Ten Rod Rd. , 294-8200

Hospitals:

Kent Countyin Warwick www.kenthospital.org 737-7000

South County Hospitalin  Wakefield www.schospital.com 782- 8000

Avg. Climate Jan. 29.9 degrees; Jul. 70.5 degrees
Avg. Annual Precipitation: 42 inches
Voter Registration: Document ID with current address at Town Hall, 80 Boston Neck Rd. www.northkingstown.org
Drivers License: RI Dept. of Motor Vehicles, 4808 Tower Hill Rd., Wakefield, www.dmv.ri.gov 789-8330
Transfer Station: Stickers cost $1.60 per bag (5 sticker minimum) at Town Hall or Transfer Station (2050 Davisville Road). For information, call 295-4766. Curbside recycling program for information 268-1500, ext 641.
Public Safety: Full time police and fire dept. State Police located in town. www.nkpolice.org
Senior Services: Offers all local services needed by senior citizens age 55 and
over at Beechwood Senior Ctr, Beach St www.northkingstown.org
Avg. Climate Jan. 29.9 degrees; Jul. 70.5 degrees
Avg. Annual Precipitation: 42 inches
Voter Registration: Document ID with current address at Town Hall, 80 Boston Neck Rd. www.northkingstown.org
Drivers License: RI Dept. of Motor Vehicles, 4808 Tower Hill Rd., Wakefield, www.dmv.ri.gov 789-8330
Transfer Station: Stickers cost $1.60 per bag (5 sticker minimum) at Town Hall or Transfer Station (2050 Davisville Road). For information, call 295-4766. Curbside recycling program for information 268-1500, ext 641.
Public Safety: Full time police and fire dept. State Police located in town. www.nkpolice.org
Senior Services: Offers all local services needed by senior citizens age 55 and
over at Beechwood Senior Ctr, Beach St www.northkingstown.org

CALL: 401-295-5566

8045 Post Rd, North Kingstown, RI 02852

email: info@northkingstown.com


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