East Providence is a great place to live.

TOTAL POPULATION
47,260

TOTAL HOUSEHOLDS
19,605

58%
OWN

42%
RENT

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ProJo: Developer to pay $1M to not include affordable units at East Providence complex

A developer would prefer to pay a fee of nearly $1 million to the city instead of setting aside 10 percent of the 228 apartments to be built at Kettle Point as “affordable” units.

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By the Numbers

Single Family Homes

MEDIAN HOME PRICE
$225,000

$68,500
Income needed to afford this

30%
Cost burdened homeowners

Rental Properties

AVE. 2-BEDROOM RENT
$1,432/mo.

$57,280
Income needed to afford this

46%
Cost burdened renters

Did You Know?

1862

In 1862, Western part of Old Seekonk was ceded to RI and incorporated as EP.

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 East Providence, click here.

Comprehensive Plan 

Interested in learning about East Providence’s vision for the future? Check out the city's comprehensive plan here

Resources

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