Lincoln is a town in Providence County, Rhode Island. It is to the north of the city of Providence. It has a total area of 18.9 square miles. 18.2 square miles of the area is land, and the rest is water. The town was established in the seventeenth century. A number of colonial stone-enders still exist here. Lincoln Woods State Park is also located here.
Construction, educational services and healthcare are the major contributors to the local economy. The Quality Assurance Review Center, which performs radiotherapy reviews, is located here. The Amica Mutual Insurance Company and Cross Pens are also from here. The town has a number of structures listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is thus popular among visitors. The town has four elementary, one middle and one public high school. The closest hospital is Southampton Hospital, located about 87 miles away in Southampton, New York. The cost of living here is 36.30% higher than the country average.
This place gets about 48 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 127. Snowfall is about 42 inches annually.