Charlestown is a great place to live.

TOTAL POPULATION
7,776

TOTAL HOUSEHOLDS
3,171

84%
OWN

16%
RENT

By the Numbers

Single Family Homes

MEDIAN HOME PRICE
$364,500

$93,921
Income needed to afford this

28%
Cost burdened homeowners

Rental Properties

AVE. 2-BEDROOM RENT
$1,498/mo.

$59,920
Income needed to afford this

42%
Cost burdened renters

Did You Know?

1738

Charlestown is named after King Charles II, and was incorporated in 1738.

A household is cost burdened if it spends more than 30% of its income on housing costs.

Additional Information & Resources

RI.gov

The state's website offers information about each of Rhode Island's 39 municipalities. To get to know Charlestown, click here.

Comprehensive Plan 

Interested in learning about Charlestown’s vision for the future? Check out the town's comprehensive plan here

Resources

To learn more about the opportunities and services in the Town of Charlestown, visit the following sources: 

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