Warren is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Rhode Island. With a population of 10,487 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Warren is the 28th largest community in Rhode Island. Warren has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Warren is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Warren is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Warren who work in office and administrative support (14.03%), sales jobs (12.39%), and management occupations (9.74%).
One of the nice things about Warren 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.
In terms of college education, Warren is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.73% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Warren in 2010 was $30,203, which is lower middle income relative to Rhode Island, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,812 for a family of four. However, Warren contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Warren home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Warren residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Warren include Italian, French , Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Warren is English. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and Spanish.