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East Providence is a city in Providence County, in the Providence-New Bedford metro area.
The latitude of East Providence is 41.813N. The longitude is -71.37W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 62 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 49,906.
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3% of East Providence residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the East Providence ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in East Providence was $19,527, compared with $21,587 nationally.
18% of East Providence residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in East Providence, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $487. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,078.
Libraries in East Providence include Anne Ide Fuller Branch, East Providence Public Library, Riverside Branch, Rumford Branch ... View libraries
Newspapers in East Providence include East Providence Post
The average commute time for East Providence workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 11 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in East Providence between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 2.3 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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