How many counties are there in Rhode Island?
There are 5 counties in Rhode Island: Bristol County, Kent County, Newport County, Providence County, Washington County.
There are 2,992 counties in the United States. The following below were not counted in the total counties in the United States. There are 16 boroughs in Alaska, not counties. There are 64 parishes in Louisana, not counties. There are 12 counties with non-functioning governments, 8 are in Connecticut and 4 are in Rhode Island.
Alaska has "judicial districts" instead of counties, and Louisiana has "parishes" instead of counties. However, the state with the fewest counties is Delaware, which has only three counties. Rhode Island is next with four. Delaware has the least amount of counties in the United States with a total of 3.