Pascoag (pronounced Pas-co) is a census-designated place located in Providence County, Rhode Island. As of the 2000 census, the CDP had a total population of 4,742.
Pascoag is one of at least eight villages that make up Burrillville,_Rhode_Island. It can trace its origins back to the first half of the 18th century, when a saw mill and other businesses were built in what is now the village center.
In the 19th century, Pascoag became a textile manufacturing town, an industry that continued until after World War II.
External Link: History of Pascoag (pdf) (http://www.burrillville.org/Public_Documents/BurrillvilleRI_WebDocs/Pascoagwriteup.pdf)
Web Sites and Links
Lake Shore Life"A small glimpse of life on Pascoag Reservoir," including description of the lake; photos of people, places, and wildlife; water quality information; and current concerns about lake access and other matters.
Pascoag Public LibraryLocation, hours, library history, services offered, and online catalog.
Rhode Island Chocolate FountainOffers rentals for weddings, birthday parties, corporate events, trade show booths, Christmas parties and other special occasions. Includes FAQs, photos, a list of dipping items and a reservation form.
RI Computer TechProvides certified PC technicians for onsite repairs, upgrades and other computer services statewide. Also offers website design.