For the proximity to Providence, wonderful selection of restaurants, convenient lifestyle and more, many have chosen to call Johnston their home.
The 24 square miles of Johnston are occupied by nearly 30,000 residents. Many residents are employed right in Johnston, or in nearby Providence, making an average commute time of just 20-25 minutes each day.
Johnston has four elementary schools, one middle school, and a high school. Various programs are offered through the school including English as a second language, after school programs for library and sports, and special education services. The Johnston Senior High School offers many sports programs and has had many recent athletic accomplishments.
After a long day at work, or for a special weekend treat, residents enjoy dining out at one of the 99 restaurants that Johnston has to offer.