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Living in East Providence, RI

Fast Facts About East Providence, RI

Population (2021): 46,929

Distance from: 

  • Boston, MA: 1hr 10mins
  • Hartford, CT: 1hr 44mins
  • Providence, RI: 10min

Nearest airport:

Median income (2020): 

  • Individual: $37,121
  • Household: $63,158

County: Providence County

Type of location: City

Why is East Providence a Nice Place to Live?

East Providence is a beautiful city located in the southeastern part of Providence County, Rhode Island. Living in East Providence situates you nicely between the Providence and Seekonk Rivers and is one of the nicest cities in Rhode Island.

Known for its historical locations and beautiful architecture, East Providence was once a hub for industrial manufacturing. Today, there are plenty of places to eat, drink, and enjoy time outside within an eclectic community rich in history and culture. Just ten minutes outside of Providence, East Providence offers super quick access to the plethora of things to do in the city.

East Providence offers great public schools for elementary through high school students within the East Providence School District. It is committed to providing a comprehensive inclusive program of academic excellence in a safe, nurturing environment preparing all students to become responsible, life-long learners able to meet the challenges of the 21st century.

What is East Providence Known For?

East Providence is known for fun local attractions, historical landmarks, and trendy restaurants. From the John Hunt House and the Crescent Park Looff Carousel to HeARTspot Art Center and Gallery and Sabin Point Park, the city offers authentic experiences to enrich your life. Those living in East Providence enjoy the culture and history of this beautiful New England city.

What Are the Best Restaurants in East Providence?

Some of the top restaurants in East Providence with the highest-rated Google reviews include:

  • Phillips Street Restaurant, an old-fashioned restaurant featuring Portuguese dishes.
  • Oxford Tavern, for some trendy dine-in and takeout options.
  • El Mariachi, a family-owned restaurant with unique Mexican options.
  • Red Bridge Tavern, a fun pub boasting American eats like burgers & tuna melts.
  • O Dinis, for a casual and vintage eatery with family-style Portuguese food.

To learn more about purchasing a home and living in East Providence, RI check out the median home price and inventory or call me at 401-288-3557 to get immediate help.


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