Cranston Real Estate Market Overview

Could Cranston, RI be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Cranston. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Cranston such as Warwi...ck and Providence. When you’re ready, Trulia has 294 resale and new homes in Cranston lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$240,000

Median Sales Price

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$179

Price Per Sqft

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$1,500

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Cranston show a 13% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -2% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Cranston for May 24 to Aug 23 was $240,000 based on 177 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Cranston was $179, an increase of 13% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Cranston for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,500.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Cranston can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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584

Counts of Theft

451

Counts of Traffic

322

Counts of Disorder


Best Schools in Cranston

There are 71 schools in Cranston.

Elementary Schools
8

Woodridge School

Public, K-6

8

Orchard Farms El. School

Public, K-6

7

Stone Hill School

Public, PK-6

Middle Schools
5

Western Hills Middle School

Public, 7-8

4

Park View Middle School

Public, 7-8

4

Hugh B. Bain Middle School

Public, 7-8

High Schools
7

Cranston High School West

Public, 9-12

5

Cranston High School East

Public, 9-12

5

Coventry High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Cranston by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
38%
Single residents
Home owners
62%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$54,786
Median household income
College educated
35%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Cranston commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
96% commute by car
0% commute by bike
2% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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