Johnston, Rhode Island

related topics
{household, population, female}
{area, community, home}
{school, student, university}
{town, population, incorporate}
{law, state, case}
{build, building, house}
{country, population, people}
{work, book, publish}

Johnston is a town in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 28,195 at the 2000 census. Johnston is the site of the Clemence Irons House (1691) a stone-ender museum[3] and the only landfill in Rhode Island. Incorporated on March 6, 1759, Johnston was named for the colonial attorney general, August Johnston.[4]

Contents

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 24.4 mi² (63.1 km²). 23.7 mi² (61.3 km²) of it is land and 0.7 mi² (1.8 km²) (2.91%) is water.

Neighborhoods

Demographics

At the 2000 census[1], there were 28,195 people, 11,197 households and 7,725 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,191.4 per square mile (459.9/km²). There were 11,574 housing units at an average density of 489.1/sq mi (188.8/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 96.66% White, 0.65% African American, 0.13% Native American, 1.08% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 0.55% from other races, and 0.88% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.89% of the population.

Full article ▸

related documents
Lincoln Park, Texas
Morningside, Maryland
Fairmount Heights, Maryland
West Reading, Pennsylvania
Guilford, Connecticut
Hingham, Montana
Syracuse, Indiana
Mount Jewett, Pennsylvania
Ithaca, Nebraska
Windham, New Hampshire
Whitehall, West Virginia
Newton, New Hampshire
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
Kingston, Washington
North East, Pennsylvania
Plymouth, Vermont
Bethany, West Virginia
Terra Alta, West Virginia
Queen Anne, Maryland
Glenville, West Virginia
Mabscott, West Virginia
Harman, West Virginia
Granville, West Virginia
Rhodell, West Virginia
Pratt, West Virginia
Argyle, Missouri
North Hills, West Virginia
Fairview, West Virginia
Davis, West Virginia
Auburntown, Tennessee