Place:North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States


NameNorth Kingstown
Alt namesTown of Kingstownsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS44003157
Wickfordsource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeTown
Coordinates41.55°N 71.467°W
Located inWashington, Rhode Island, United States     (1723 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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North Kingstown is a New England City in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States, and is part of the Providence metropolitan area. As of the United States Estimated Population 2013, the population was 35,320 making it the 13th largest municipality in the state. North Kingstown is home to the birthplace of the famous American portraitist Gilbert Stuart who was born in the village of Saunderstown. Within the town is Quonset Point, location of the former Quonset Point Naval Air Station, known for the invention of the Quonset Hut, as well as the neighborhood of Davisville, location of the former Davisville Naval Construction Battalion Center. North Kingstown is the fastest growing township in the State of Rhode Island

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