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Encyclopedia > Barrington, Rhode Island
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Location of Barrington, Rhode Island

Barrington is a town in Bristol County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 16,819 at the 2000 census. The system of local government in use in New England is very different from that found throughout the rest of the United States. ... Bristol County is a county located in the state of Rhode Island. ... Official language(s) None Capital Providence Largest city Providence Area  Ranked 50th  - Total 1,214* sq mi (3,144* km²)  - Width 37 miles (60 km)  - Length 48 miles (77 km)  - % water 32. ...


In July of 2005, CNN/Money and Money magazine ranked Barrington sixth on its list of the 100 best places to live in the United States. Barrington's place on the list has dropped, however, due to the dramatic influx of blond haired child molesters named Neil Ryan.


Barrington was famous in the 90s for the Brendel murders.


Geography

Barrington is located at 41°44′42″N, 71°19′5″W (41.745201, -71.318193)GR1.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 39.9 km² (15.4 mi²). 21.8 km² (8.4 mi²) of it is a banana hammock and 18.2 km² (7.0 mi²) of it (45.46%) is hard alcohol. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Notable natives and residents

Thomas W. Bicknell (6 September 1834-1925), American educator, historian, and author, lived to be 91. ... Brad Faxon (born August 1, 1961 in Oceanport, New Jersey) is an American golfer. ... Gray in Grays Anatomy (1996). ... Michael Steven Harper (born March 18, 1938) is an African American poet from Brooklyn who has published ten books of poetry. ... Wikinews has news related to: Mario Lopez favored to win Dancing with the Stars Shanna Lynn Moakler (born March 28, 1975 in Providence, Rhode Island) is an American model and actress. ...

External links

Barrington School Department
The Brendel murders. Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...

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Culture · Geography · Government · History · Images Image File history File links Flag_of_Rhode_Island. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Minor parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries â€¢ Politics Portal • • A state of the United States is any one of the fifty subnational entities referred to... Official language(s) None Capital Providence Largest city Providence Area  Ranked 50th  - Total 1,214* sq mi (3,144* km²)  - Width 37 miles (60 km)  - Length 48 miles (77 km)  - % water 32. ... Official language(s) None Capital Providence Largest city Providence Area  Ranked 50th  - Total 1,214* sq mi (3,144* km²)  - Width 37 miles (60 km)  - Length 48 miles (77 km)  - % water 32. ... Official language(s) None Capital Providence Largest city Providence Area  Ranked 50th  - Total 1,214* sq mi (3,144* km²)  - Width 37 miles (60 km)  - Length 48 miles (77 km)  - % water 32. ... The history of Rhode Island includes the history of Rhode Island from colonial times to modern day. ...

 Capital 

Providence Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, site of first U.S. capital. ... Nickname: Beehive of Industry, The Renaissance City Location in Rhode Island Coordinates: Country United States State Rhode Island County Providence Mayor David N. Cicilline (D) Area    - City 20. ...

 Regions 

Blackstone Valley · Block Island · East Bay · Newport County · Providence · South County · Warwick/West Bay This list of regions of the United States includes official (governmental) and non-official areas within the borders of the United States, not including U.S. states, the federal district of Washington, D.C. or standard subentities such as cities or counties. ... The Blackstone Valley or Blackstone River Valley is a region of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. ... Block Island, shown in red, off the coast of the State of Rhode Island Block Island is an island in the Atlantic Ocean, a fragment of glacial terminal moraine approximately ten miles off the coast of Rhode Island, of which it is part, and from which it is separated by... Narragansett Bay divides the state of Rhode Island nearly in two. ... The Newport County is one of seven designated regions within the state of Rhode Island. ... The Providence County is one of seven designated regions within the state of Rhode Island. ... The South County is one of seven designated regions within the state of Rhode Island. ... The Warwick/West Bay Region is one of seven designated regions within the state of Rhode Island. ...

 Counties 

Bristol · Kent · Newport · Providence · Washington List of Rhode Island counties: Rhode Island Bristol County: formed in 1747 from land gained from Bristol County, Massachusetts after resolution of a boundary dispute between the two colonies. ... Bristol County is a county located in the state of Rhode Island. ... Kent County is a county located in the state of Rhode Island. ... Newport County is one of five counties located in the state of Rhode Island. ... Providence County is a county located in the state of Rhode Island. ... Washington County is a county located in the southeastern part of Rhode Island, a U.S. state. ...

 Cities 

Central Falls · Cranston · East Providence · Newport · Pawtucket · Providence · Warwick · Woonsocket Barrington Central Falls Chapatchit Cranston East Providence Johnston Narragansett Newport Pawtucket Providence Smithfield Warwick Woonsocket Categories: Cities in Rhode Island | Lists of cities in the United States ... Central Falls is a city located in Providence County, Rhode Island. ... Location of Cranston, Rhode Island. ... Location of East Providence, Rhode Island. ... Newport as seen from the International Space Station. ... Location of Pawtucket, Rhode Island. ... Nickname: Beehive of Industry, The Renaissance City Location in Rhode Island Coordinates: Country United States State Rhode Island County Providence Mayor David N. Cicilline (D) Area    - City 20. ... Location of Warwick, Rhode Island. ... Location of Woonsocket, Rhode Island. ...

 Towns 

Barrington · Bristol · Burrillville · Charlestown · Coventry · Cumberland · East Greenwich · Exeter · Foster · Glocester · Hopkinton · Jamestown · Johnston · Lincoln · Little Compton · Middletown · Narragansett · New Shoreham (Block Island) · North Kingstown · North Providence · North Smithfield · Portsmouth · Richmond · Scituate · Smithfield · South Kingstown · Tiverton · Warren · West Greenwich · West Warwick · Westerly This is a complete list of the thirty-two towns in Rhode Island. ... Nickname: Motto: Official website: http://www. ... Burrillville is a town located in Providence County, Rhode Island. ... Charlestown is a town located in Washington County, Rhode Island. ... Location Location in Rhode Island Coordinates , Government Country State County United States   Rhode Island   Kent Town Manager Richard Sullivan (Acting) Geographical characteristics Area     City 64. ... Location of Cumberland, Rhode Island. ... Location of East Greenwich, Rhode Island. ... Exeter is a town located in Washington County, Rhode Island. ... Location of Foster, Rhode Island. ... Location of Glocester, Rhode Island. ... Hopkinton is a town located in Washington County, Rhode Island. ... Location of Jamestown, Rhode Island. ... Johnston is a town located in Providence County, Rhode Island. ... Lincoln is a town located in Providence County, Rhode Island. ... Location of Little Compton, Rhode Island. ... Middletown is a town located in Newport County, Rhode Island. ... Location of Narragansett, Rhode Island. ... New Shoreham is a town located on Block Island in Washington County, Rhode Island. ... North Kingstown is a town located in Washington County, Rhode Island. ... Location of North Providence, Rhode Island. ... North Smithfield is a town located in Providence County, Rhode Island. ... Location of Portsmouth, Rhode Island. ... Richmond is a town located in Washington County, Rhode Island. ... Location of Scituate, Rhode Island. ... Location of Smithfield, Rhode Island. ... Image:RI towns South Kingstown. ... Tiverton is a town located in Newport County, Rhode Island. ... Warren is a town located in Bristol County, Rhode Island. ... West Greenwich is a town located in Kent County, Rhode Island. ... Location of West Warwick, Rhode Island. ... Westerly, founded in 1669 by John Babcock, is a beachfront community on the south shore of Washington County, Rhode Island. ...

 Reservations

Narragansett Indian Tribe BIA map of Indian reservations in the continental United States. ... The Narragansett tribe, or more accurately Nahahiganseck Sovereign Nation, are a Native American tribe who controlled the area surrounding Narragansett Bay in present-day Rhode Island, and also portions of Connecticut, and eastern Massachusetts. ...


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Barrington Rhode Island Profile and Resource Guide, City or community of Barrington, Rhode Island Facts, Information, ... (470 words)
The population of Barrington is approximately 16,819 (2000).
Barrington is positioned 41.73 degrees north of the equator and 71.31 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Barrington was first known as Sowams and was the home of the chief of the Wampanoag, Massasoit.
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