West Warwick, RI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 13,186 housing units in West Warwick. This represents a 5.6% growth from 12,488 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 13,186 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Warwick is about 54.4%. West Warwick's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.2%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Warwick were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom19.50%
Two Bedrooms35.40%
Three Bedrooms33.50%
Four Bedrooms8.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.58
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$109,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$98,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$523

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage8.40%
Home Equity Loan9.80%
Simple Mortgage52.20%
Debt Free29.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.7%