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Retirement Living in Newport County - Rhode Island


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Area Description

Spectacular coastal scenery, awe-inspiring architecture, a thriving waterfront downtown and welcoming hospitality await you in Newport County and Bristol, Rhode Island. Weekend getaways can include Newport Mansion tours of properties spanning the Colonial era to the Gilded Age, wine tasting at scenic vineyards, sailing and boating, gorgeous beaches and more!

Includes Cities/Towns: Middletown, Newport, Portsmouth.

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   Newport's activities are endless, from bird sanctuaries to sailing. Visit http://www.newportchamber.com/Attractions for a long list of activities to choose from.

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We have a wide variety of antique stores, art galleries, film festivals, fine art sales,vineyards and seaport history. Our impressive Newport Mansions, originally owned by the weathiest families in the history of the U.S., are available for touring.

Newport County and the East Bay are home to a number of colleges and universities including United States Naval War College, Salve Regina University, Roger Williams University, the International Yacht Restoration School and the Community College of Rhode Island.

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Medical Facilities


Newport Hospital is one of Southern New England’s finest hospitals.

Climate

Monthly Temperatures / Rainfall

 Month  Low  Avg  High  Rain
 Jan  23.0  30.5  38.0  4.2 "
 Feb  23.0  31.0  39.0  3.7 "
 Mar  31.0  38.5  46.0  4.5 "
 Apr  39.0  46.5  54.0  4.3 "
 May  48.0  55.5  63.0  3.5 "
 Jun  58.0  65.0  72.0  3.1 "
 Jul  64.0  71.0  78.0  3.0 "
 Aug  65.0  71.0  77.0  3.7 "
 Sep  58.0  64.5  71.0  3.6 "
 Oct  48.0  55.0  62.0  3.7 "
 Nov  38.0  45.0  52.0  4.5 "
 Dec  29.0  36.0  43.0  4.3 "


Spring temperatures are cold with averages in the mid 40's and highs in the mid 50's. Nights are cold with lows in the upper 30's. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the upper 60's and highs in the mid 70's. Nights are cool with lows in the low 60's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the mid 50's and highs in the low 60's. Nights are cold with lows in the upper 40's. Winter temperatures are cold with averages in the low 30's and highs in the upper 30's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 20's.

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Cost of Living for Newport County, RI

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Senior Assistance in Newport County, RI

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A variety of non-profits use volunteers.

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