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-Educated population
-Arts and culture
-Attractive downtown

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-Cost of living and housing
-Economy
-Depressed areas


What Bert Has To Say About Providence-Warwick Metro Area


Providence is the capital and primary commercial, industrial, and residential area for this small New England state. Established as an enclave of religious tolerance and resident American rights in pre-Revolutionary times, it remains a center of liberal intellectual thought. It’s also an old manufacturing and typically New-England style old textile milling center, and the area and surrounding communities of New Bedford and Fall River have borne the brunt of considerable economic dislocation. The metro area covers the state of Rhode Island and spreads eastward into Bristol County, Massachusetts (where New Bedford and Fall River are located).

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Capital-city complex - Eastern edge of Rhode Island at the head of Narragansett Bay See Local Real Estate
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City: Portsmouth
Zip Codes: 02871, 02872, ... 2 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 51 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Portsmouth


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Portsmouth is 4.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Portsmouth jobs have Increased by 1.52 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Portsmouth's cost of living is 36.20% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Portsmouth's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Portsmouth's population is 17,373 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.06 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Portsmouth is $325,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -14.95%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Portsmouth public schools spend $16,176 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Portsmouth. Learn more...

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