Here Are The 10 Best Towns In Rhode Island To Raise A Family

Rhode Island is undoubtedly one of the greatest states in the nation – and it’s also one of the best places to raise a family. With great schools, lots of access to culture, and plenty of natural beauty, it’s no wonder so many people want to live in the tiniest and mightiest state.

Recently, Niche released their 2017 list of best places to raise a family in Rhode Island. Niche is a website that focuses on helping people decide where to live, work, and go to school. To determine the best places in Rhode Island to raise a family, they looked at factors like public schools, crime rates, cost of living, family-friendly amenities, and more. To see the full article and rating methodology, click here.

Note that this ranking only looked at towns, not cities of over 100,000. Niche included several neighborhoods within Providence within this ranking, but we pulled them out for the purposes of our list. See if your assumptions match the data!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

If you’re looking for a slightly more offbeat place to raise your family, why not check out the most eccentric town in Rhode Island?