Kingston, Rhode Island

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Kingston, Rhode Island
Kingston station (Rhode Island) 78000018.jpg
Kingston, Rhode Island is located in Rhode Island
Kingston, Rhode Island
Kingston, Rhode Island
Location in the state of Rhode Island
Coordinates: 41°29′N 71°32′W / 41.483°N 71.533°W / 41.483; -71.533
CountryUnited States
StateRhode Island
CountyWashington
Area
 • Land1.57 sq mi (4.1 km2)
Elevation
246 ft (75 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total5,446
 • Density3,474.6/sq mi (1,341.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
02881
Area code(s)401
FIPS code44-38980[1]
GNIS feature ID1217812[2]
Kingston Village Historic District
Kings County Courthouse (Kingston Free Library).jpg
Kings County Court House (now a public library) where the Constitution was last voted against by Rhode Island in 1790
Area470 acres
Architectural styleGreek Revival, Late Victorian, Federal, Colonial
NRHP reference #74000011[3]
Added to NRHPMay 1, 1974

Kingston is a village in Rhode Island. The University of Rhode Island is there. Most of the village center is on the National Register of Historic Places.

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.