Smithfield, Rhode Island

town in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States

Smithfield is a town in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 21,430 at the 2010 census. Smithfield is the home of Bryant University, a private four year college.

Smithfield, Rhode Island
Location in Providence County and the state of Rhode Island.
Location in Providence County and the state of Rhode Island.
Coordinates: 41°55′18″N 71°32′58″W / 41.92167°N 71.54944°W / 41.92167; -71.54944
CountryUnited States
StateRhode Island
CountyProvidence
Government
 • TypeCouncil-manager
 • Town CouncilSuzanna L. Alba (D)
Sean M. Kilduff (D)
T. Michael Lawton (D)
Dina Cerra (D)
Maxine A. Cavanagh (R)
 • Town ManagerRandy Rossi
Area
 • Total27.8 sq mi (71.9 km2)
 • Land26.6 sq mi (68.9 km2)
 • Water1.2 sq mi (3.1 km2)
Elevation
400 ft (122 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total21,430
 • Density805.6/sq mi (311.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP Codes
02828, 02917
Area code(s)401
FIPS code44-66200[1]
GNIS feature ID1219817[2]
Websitesmithfieldri.com

ReferencesEdit

  1. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.