Rhode Island

Self Storage in Rhode Island

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Storage Facilities in Rhode Island
Although Rhode Island is the smallest state in the U.S., covering about 1,540-square-miles, doesn't mean that you won't find a storage facility here. In fact, storage facilities in Rhode Island are abundant and able to hold a huge amount of your belongings or simply a few boxes. Choose from a self storage facility or a mobile storage unit and even opt for extras like insurance to give you the peace of mind. Facilities in Rhode Island also focus on security standards and climate-controlled settings.

Origin of State's Name: Some attribute the name to Dutch explorer Adriaen Block ("Roode Eylandt") because its red clay is similar to the Greek island of Rhodes.

Capital City: Providence is the state capital of Rhode Island.

Population: According to the U.S., it is estimated that there are 1.2 million people that reside in Rhode Island.

Driving: The Rhode Island Division of Motor Vehicles website is where you can find driver's license information, applications, testing requirements, driver's manuals, testing locations and more.

Agriculture and Industry: The state's economy has a base in fishing and farming with more of a current focus on shipping and manufacturing. Other industries include education, healthcare, services, housing and tourism. Fine jewelry and silverware are also made in Rhode Island.

State Bird: The red chicken is the official bird of Rhode Island.

State Tree: The red maple is the offical state tree of Rhode Island.

State Flower: The viola sororia is the official state flower of Rhode Island.

State Song: The official state song is "Rhode Island's It for Me." It was written by Charlie Hall.

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Rhode Island - Interesting Facts:
  • Rhode Island never ratified the 18th Amendment (prohibition).
  • Rhode Island is the home of the Tennis Hall of Fame.
  • Rhode Island was the last of the original 13 colonies to become a state.

Rhode Island - Famous People:
Famous names that got their start in Rhode Island including the writer Spalding Gray, the painter Gilbert Stuart and the actor Harry Anderson.

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