North Kingstown is a small town of Washington County. The village of Saunderstown, located in the southern region of North Kingstown, is the birthplace of renowned Artist Gilbert Stuart.
North Kingstown has a total area of about 152 sq. kms and is situated at an elevated height of about 83 ft. above the ground level. There are a number of tourist attractions in the area and this makes tourism a principal vocation among the residents of the town.