East Greenwich Tourism, Rhode Island

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East Greenwich is an affluent town in the county seat of Kent County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 13,146 at the 2010 census. East Greenwich is the wealthiest municipality within the state of Rhode Island. Formed as Greenwich in 1677, it was named for Greenwich, England. It was renamed Dedford in 1686 but reverted to its original name in 1689. In 1741 the more rural western three-quarters of the town was set off as West Greenwich, the remaining quarter of it thenceforth being called East Greenwich. Until 1854, it was one of the five state capitals for Rhode Island. The General Assembly, when meeting in East Greenwich, used the local courthouse, which is today the town hall. East Greenwich Village is located in the northeastern part of the town and extends north about 1.5 km into the town of Warwick, Rhode Island. The town is now known for its waterfront and downtown business district.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for East Greenwich in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore East Greenwich like a local. After your splendid visit to East Greenwich, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Boston. Attractions in Boston include Fenway Park, The Museum Of Fine Arts, Freedom Trail. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to East Greenwich.

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- Know before you go to East Greenwich

Facts and Stats for East Greenwich*

  • Pollution Statistics in East Greenwich

    Know the pollution level of East Greenwich before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 22.92 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.22 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • East Greenwich: Crime and Safety

    How safe is East Greenwich for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in East Greenwich.

    • Burglary and Theft 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.42 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 29.17 (Low)
    • Drug offense 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.83 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.17 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in East Greenwich - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of East Greenwich is 177.71 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 54.42 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 69.77 (High)
    • Pollution Index 38.55 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 16.33 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.63 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 86.11 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.47 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 95.51 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in East Greenwich

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in East Greenwich

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.75 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.56 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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