Upper South Providence is a neighborhood located in Providence, Rhode Island.
Upper South Providence surely is the perfect amalgamation of art and entertainment with so many performing arts spots, museums and music halls that leave you wanting more. There is a fantastic public transit system serving this neighborhood that many residents make use of for commuting and leisure. In Upper South Providence, people see commuting as a social activity; walking to and from work gives you plenty of time to catch up with your friends and colleagues.
Upper South Providence has a lot of homes occupied by tenants, the result of this being that the neighbors change pretty frequently. You'll find yourself with plenty of female neighbors if you move to this locale, as there are far more women than men who have made this their home. Records show that those from this neighborhood do not generally have large incomes.
Last year, average home listing prices in Upper South Providence decreased 17.4 percent, perhaps reflecting the waning popularity of the local area. The average listing price this year is $165,233 from a previous $199,940. Meanwhile, inventory rose noticeably by 20 percent to 6 homes for sale, creating a less competitive market for buyers looking to relocate here. Families with younger children or pets will be pleased to know that a significant number of homes in Upper South Providence offer attractive and easy-to-maintain hardwood floors.