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Providence County, Rhode Island

02860, 02861

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Statistics & Facts

The Rhode Island state capital is Providence.
The population of Pawtucket is approximately 72,644 (1990), 71148 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 31,615 (1990), 29022 (2010).
The amount of land area in Pawtucket is 22.625 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.661 sq kilometers.
The distance from Pawtucket to Washington DC is 371 miles.
The distance to the Rhode Island state capital is 4 miles. (as the crow flies)
Pawtucket is positioned 41.87 degrees north of the equator and 71.37 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in northern Rhode Island
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Slater Mill Historic Site
P.O. Box 696
67 Roosevelt Avenue
Pawtucket, RI
Phone: 401-725-8638
Includes Slater Mill (1793), birthplace of American industry; the Sylvanus Brown House (1758) an early skilled worker's home; and the Wilkinson Mill (1810) which houses an authentic 19th century machine shop. A reconstructed 16,000 lb. Water wheel is in operation. Please call ahead for details and hours of operation.
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Pawtucket City Government

Blackstone Valley Tourism Council
171 Main Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Phone: 401-724-2200

Pawtucket Schools

Pawtucket School Department
Park Place
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Telephone: (401)729-6300

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