Why you'd want to live in Barrington
Barrington is a coastal area with mostly year round residents. It is a white-collar town with a lot of dual income working professionals or an executive at the head of the household. Barrington is a 15 to 20-minute commute to downtown Providence.
Barrington has excellent schools, sense of community and a nice town beach. Three sides of this coastal community face upper Narragansett Bay with a 9-mile bike path that cuts through Barrington. Barrington is one of four premiere, mainstream towns in Rhode Island (Barrington, East Greenwich, the East Side of Providence, and Narragansett).