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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    C
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    A+
Fox Point is a neighborhood in Providence, Rhode Island with a population of 5,079. Fox Point is in Providence County and is one of the best places to live in Rhode Island. Living in Fox Point offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Fox Point there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Fox Point and residents tend to be liberal.
About Fox Point...
Population
5,079

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$330,017
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,130
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    75%
  • Own
    25%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    38.8
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    38.8
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    717.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,580.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    388
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$49,956
National
$55,322
Families with Children
9%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    35%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    13%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    13%
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Fox Point Reviews

2 reviews
I love that I live in Fox Point because there are many stores close to where I live. There is a grocery store, a meat shop, a coffee shop, a nail salon, a fish store, an elementary school, and even a gasoline station. It is everything in a little area.
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The local restaurants are easily accessible and affordable, the bus system is slow but easy to use, streets are well lit and feel safe.