East Providence, Rhode Island Population 2018

East Providence, Rhode Island's estimated population is 47,600 according to the most recent United States census estimates. East Providence, Rhode Island is the 5th largest city in Rhode Island based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3588.00 people/mi² (1385.33 people/km²), with a household density of 607.65 people/km² (1573.82 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 41.7 years, 36.8 years for males, and 45.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 20,879 households in the city, with an average size of 2.37 people per household. The vacancy rate was 6.1%, with a median rent of $910/month. The median house has 5.1 rooms, and has a value of $206,700.

The median income for households in East Providence, Rhode Island is $52,550, while the mean household income is $65,216. The per capita income is $28,438, and 8.6% of families and 10.8% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 12.8% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 9.5% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201747,600910.19%
201647,509810.17%
201547,428660.14%
201447,362780.16%
201347,284500.11%
201247,2341030.22%
201147,131470.10%
201047,084-1,604-3.29%
200048,688-1,692-3.36%
199050,380-600-1.18%
198050,9802,7735.75%
197048,2076,25214.90%
196041,9556,05516.87%
195035,9003,73511.61%
194032,1652,1707.23%
193029,9958,20237.64%
192021,7935,98537.86%
191015,8083,67030.24%
190012,1383,71644.12%
18908,4223,36666.57%
18805,0560.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White38,915
Black or African American3,122
Two or More Races2,545
Some Other Race1,324
Asian1,212
American Indian and Alaska Native75
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander67

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

East Providence Ri Population Pyramid 2018

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East Providence Ri Median Age

41.7


Total

36.8


Male

45.6


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 38,366 adults in East Providence Ri.

East Providence Ri Age Dependency

60.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

East Providence Ri Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.1
Houses Without Mortgage
4,072
Houses With Mortgage
7,263
Vacancy Rate
6.1
Median Rent
910
Median Home Value
206,700
Renter-Occupied Units
8,270
Owner-Occupied Units
11,335
Total Housing Units
20,879

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in East Providence Ri for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5.3% and the labor force participation rate is 64.4%.

East Providence Ri Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.37
Average Family Size
2.96
Total Households
19605
Married Couple Households
7964
Male Householder (no wife) Families
711
Female Householder (no husband) Families
3778
Non Family Households
7152
Total Families
12453
Households With Own Children
4991
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
4.7
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.6

East Providence Ri Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,371
$10,000 to $14,999
1,200
$15,000 to $24,999
2,007
$25,000 to $34,999
1,940
$35,000 to $49,999
2,894
$50,000 to $74,999
3,655
$75,000 to $99,999
2,542
$100,000 to $149,999
2,612
$150,000 to $199,999
798
Over $200,000
586

East Providence Ri Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

East Providence Ri

Rhode Island

$52,550

$58,387

$65,216

$79,024

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East Providence Ri Education Data

East Providence Ri Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
2,7818.09%
9th to 12th Grade
3,2599.48%
High School Graduate
10,05429.25%
Some College
6,60719.22%
Associates Degree
2,7558.02%
Bachelors Degree
5,63416.39%
Graduate Degree
3,2829.55%