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 1,045 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, New Shoreham isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in New Shoreham are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Shoreham is a town of managers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in New Shoreham who work in management occupations (29.57%), teaching (8.21%), and office and administrative support (5.95%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 30.90% 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 a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, New Shoreham’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.

In addition, New Shoreham is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

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.

One of the nice things about New Shoreham is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.

Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 11.76 minutes getting to work every day.

New Shoreham Demographics

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to New Shoreham, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. New Shoreham is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 55.15% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in New Shoreham in 2010 was $43,880, which is wealthy relative to Rhode Island and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $175,520 for a family of four. However, New Shoreham contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 Asian. 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 Italian and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q3 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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New Shoreham 0.101011101001110
Rhode Island 2.39

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 18.99

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Rhode Island 46

Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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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 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 18.8% 46.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.2% 40.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 5.5%

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