Coventry is a medium-sized town located in the state of Rhode Island. With a population of 34,996 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Coventry is the seventh largest community in Rhode Island.
Unlike some towns, Coventry isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Coventry are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coventry is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coventry who work in office and administrative support (15.61%), sales jobs (8.97%), and management occupations (8.31%).
The percentage of people in Coventry who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.32% of adults in Coventry have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Coventry in 2010 was $33,003, which is lower middle income relative to Rhode Island, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $132,012 for a family of four. However, Coventry contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Coventry home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Coventry residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Coventry include Italian, French , English, and Portuguese.
The most common language spoken in Coventry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and French.