Rhode Island: Map, Largest Cities & What to See

Petr Novák

Rhode Island is the smallest American state located in the eastern United States. Rhode Island was one of the first 13 states to declare independence from Britain.

Rhode Island: Map, Largest Cities & What to See

Map of Rhode Island / Where is Rhode Island?

Table of Contents
  1. Basic information about Rhode Island
  2. What to See in the State of Rhode Island
  3. Fun Facts about Rhode Island
  4. Rhode Island Weather
  5. Largest Cities in Rhode Island
  6. Rhode Island Food Prices
  7. State Symbols of Rhode Island

Basic information about Rhode Island

What to See in the State of Rhode Island

  1. The Breakers National Historic Site in Newport
  2. WaterFirefront in Providence
  3. The Cliff Walk
  4. Ocean Drive Scenic Byway
  5. Colt State Park
  6. RISD Art Museum in Providence
  7. Beaches of Narragansett Bay
  8. Marble House National Historic Site in Newport
  9. Herreshoff Maritime Museum in Bristol
  10. Block Island

For tips on other sights and places of interest in Rhode Island, post them in the discussion.

Fun Facts about Rhode Island

Date of Rhode Island’s Entry into the Union

May 29, 1790 (13th in order)

Rhode Island state nickname

The Ocean State

The Highest Mountain in Rhode Island

Jerimoth Hill (247 metres)

Rhode Island Rivers

  1. Blackstone River (77 km)
  2. Pawcatuck River (55 km)
  3. Wood River (40 km)
  4. Moosup River (39 km)
  5. Ten Mile River (35 km)

Rhode Island Airports

  1. Providence/Warwick Theodore Francis Green Airport
  2. Westerly State Airport
  3. Block Island State Airport
  4. Newport State Airport
  5. North Kingstown – Quonset State Airport

Rhode Island Sports Teams

  • NFL (American football): no team
  • MLB (baseball): no team
  • MLS (football): no team
  • NHL (ice hockey): no team
  • NBA (basketball): no team

Universities in Rhode Island

  • Brown University

ZIP Codes

02801-02940

Weather in Rhode Island | Average Rhode Island temperatures | Average Rhode Island precipitation

Rhode Island Weather

Summers in Rhode Island tend to be warm and rainy. Temperatures in July range from 18 °C to 29 °C. Winters tend to be harsh, with temperatures usually dropping to -7 °C and +2 °C.

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Largest Cities in Rhode Island

# City Population Map
1 Providence 178,042 Show on Map
2 Warwick 82,672 Show on Map
3 Cranston 80,387 Show on Map
4 Pawtucket 71,148 Show on Map
5 East Providence 47,037 Show on Map
6 Woonsocket 41,186 Show on Map
7 Coventry 35,525 Show on Map
8 Cumberland 34,843 Show on Map
9 North Providence 33,835 Show on Map
10 West Warwick 30,146 Show on Map

Rhode Island Food Prices

  • McDonalds Restaurant McMeal prices: $10.00
  • Restaurant draft beer (0.5L): $5.00
  • Cappuccino in restaurant: $3.32
  • Coca-Cola in restaurant (0.33 l): $1.88
  • Milk (1 l): $0.91
  • Bread (500 g): $2.30
  • Rice (1 kg): $6.25
  • Egg (12 pcs): $2.73
  • Cheese (1 kg): $9.48
  • Boneless chicken breast (1 kg): $6.74
  • Beef Loin (1 kg): $16.81
  • Apples (1 kg): $4.39
  • Bananas (1 kg): $2.30
  • Oranges (1 kg): $3.86
  • Tomatoes (1 kg): $5.87
  • Potatoes (1 kg): $3.88
  • Water (1.5 l bottle): $4.00
  • Bottle beer (0.5 l bottle): $2.04
  • Pack of Marlboro cigarettes: $11.00

Food prices in the city of Providence valid in January 2021. Take them as a guide, prices vary from store to store. Tax is included in the price.

Rhode Island Flag | Rhode Island State Emblem

State Symbols of Rhode Island

  • Yacht: Courageous
  • Flower: Violet
  • Folk Art: Crescent Park Looff Carousel (a children’s carousel in East Providence)
  • Ship: USS Providence
  • Mineral: bornite
  • Drink: coffee milk
  • Fruit: Rhode Island Greening apple
  • Song: Rhode Island, It’s for Me
  • Bird: Rhode Island Redpoll
  • Fish: striped moray eel
  • Tree: red maple

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