Providence, city, capital of Rhode Island, U.S. It lies in Providence county at the head of Narragansett Bay on the Providence River.Is Rhode Island on the coast?
Rhode Island is a state located on the east coast of the United States of America in the New England region of the northeastern region of the USA. Rhode Island borders on the west with Connecticut and on the north and east with Massachusetts. The southern boundary of the state forms the Atlantic Ocean.What are the islands in Rhode Island?
Rhode Island is bordered by Connecticut to the west, Massachusetts to the north and east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the south via Rhode Island Sound and Block Island Sound. It also shares a small maritime border with New York. Providence is the state capital and most populous city in Rhode Island.