Providence Facts



Interesting Facts about Providence

Providence

State: Rhode Island

Country: United States

Providence by the Numbers:

Population: 173,618

Elevation: 56 feet

Average Annual Rainfall: 45.5 inches

Average January Temperature: 27.9 degrees F

Average July Temperature: 72.7 degrees F

Quick Facts:

Major Industries: health services, tourism, manufacturing

Ethnic Mix: 46% Caucasian, 30% Hispanic, 14.5% African American, 4% Asian

Electricity: 110 volts, 60Hz, standard two pin plugs

Time Zone: GMT-5

Country Dialing Code: 1

Area Code: 401 ( 1 and the area code must be dialed even for local calls )

Things to See in Providence

  • Theodore Francis Green Memorial State Airport
  • Downtown
  • North Providence
  • East Providence
  • Brown University
  • Market Square

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