East Providence is a city in Providence County, Rhode Island. The population is a little over 47,000, making it the fifth largest city in the state. The median home value in East Providence is $198,500. East Providence is comprised of three villages: East Providence Center, Riverside, and Rumford. There are several parks and recreational areas complete with basketball courts, playgrounds, picnic tables, and a boat launching site. One of the main attractions is the Crescent Park Looff Carousel located in Riverside. This is a hand-carved carousel built in 1895 by Charles I. D. Looff. The Crescent Park Carousel became a national historic site in 1976. Check out our smart home price tool for a free instant property evaluation of your East Providence home.