Coventry is a town in Kent County, Rhode Island. It is part of the Providence-New Bedford-Fall River Metro Area, has a total area of 62.3 square miles. 59.5 square miles of the area is land, and the rest is water. It is the largest town in the state. The town was settled in the early eighteenth century. Industrialization occurred during the nineteenth century. The last century has seen a movement towards suburbinization, and a simultaneous effort to preserve the rural character of the town.
Construction, public administration, accommodation and food services, metal and metal products are the major commercial activities here. Fishing and sports are the major recreational activities here. There are a total of eight public schools in the town. The closest hospital is Southampton Hospital, located about 69 miles away in Southampton, New York. The cost of living here is 22.70% higher than the country average.
This place gets about 45 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 124. Snowfall is about 35 inches annually.