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Barrington is a town in Bristol County, in the Providence-New Bedford metro area.
The community was named after Viscount Barrington.
The latitude of Barrington is 41.740N. The longitude is -71.309W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 7 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 16,819.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Barrington demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Bristol County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Providence area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 02806 ZIP code.
8% of Barrington residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Barrington ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Barrington was $35,881, compared with $21,587 nationally.
53% of Barrington residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Barrington, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $630. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,624.
Libraries in Barrington include Barrington Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Barrington include Barrington Times
The average commute time for Barrington workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 5 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Barrington between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 3.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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