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Nearest city: Providence
Median family income: $69,434
Runners-up: Pawtucket, Warwick
Cranston is just five miles from Providence and includes the northern portion of historic Pawtuxet Village, which was settled in 1638. The village has gorgeous old colonial houses along the Pawtuxet River.