New Shoreham, RI

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New Shoreham Profile


Overview

New Shoreham is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Rhode Island. With a population of 1,047 people and just one neighborhood, New Shoreham is the 39th largest community in Rhode Island.

New Shoreham home prices are not only among the most expensive in Rhode Island, but New Shoreham real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, New Shoreham is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Shoreham is a town of managers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in New Shoreham who work in management occupations (34.18%), food service (8.01%), and teaching (8.01%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 34.18% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that New Shoreham is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.

In addition, New Shoreham is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) New Shoreham has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. New Shoreham has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in New Shoreham than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, New Shoreham may be for you.

New Shoreham is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.

One of the benefits of New Shoreham is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 12.97 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

New Shoreham Demographics

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in New Shoreham. 56.75% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in New Shoreham in 2010 was $49,290, which is wealthy relative to Rhode Island and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $197,160 for a family of four.

The people who call New Shoreham home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Shoreham residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in New Shoreham include Irish, German, French , and Italian.

The most common language spoken in New Shoreham is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Greek.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
New Shoreham 0.101011101001110
Rhode Island 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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New Shoreham 0.101011101001110
Rhode Island 18.97
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Rhode Island 46

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 12 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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NEW SHOREHAM


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District Quality Compared to Rhode Island

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Better than of RI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to RI Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Block Island School
High Street
Block Island, RI, 02807
KG-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.7% 46.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.8% 40.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.9% 5.3%

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