North Providence is home to more than 30,000 residents and is situated directly above the city of Providence with the Woonasquatucket River and the community of Johnson to the west. Routes 146 and 15 are two of the main roadways used for commuting. However, residents of North Providence apartments can also use Rhode Island Transit buses throughout the area. The town is home to Our Lady of Fatima Hospital where some residents work, while many residents choose to live in North Providence apartments while attending Rhode Island College or Providence College just a few minutes from here.
Although North Providence is only a small community, it offers numerous services, outstanding parks, recreational facilities such as a pool and fitness center. There are several annual events such as a Memorial Day celebration, Fishing Derby and Pumpkins in the Park where families can enjoy a train ride through mazes of spectacular carved jack-o-lanterns, painted pumpkins and Halloween-themed displays. The North Providence Farmers Market on Governor Notte Parkway is a place you can get fresh, local fruits, vegetables and many other local products.
If you want to have access to all the great attractions, schools and employers of the metro area while living in a more suburban community, then finding a North Providence apartment for rent may be a good option for you. There are several properties here north of Route 15 and other rental options closer to Rhode Island College.
A post office in North Providence is located at 2050 Smith Street. The phone number is 401-232-7634.
Average Rent in North Providence, RI
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