Pawtucket, Rhode Island Population 2018

Pawtucket, Rhode Island's estimated population is 72,001 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Pawtucket, Rhode Island is the 4th largest city in Rhode Island based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 8268.53 people/mi² (3192.48 people/km²), with a household density of 1379.49 people/km² (3572.88 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 36.4 years, 34.6 years for males, and 38.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 31,112 households in the city, with an average size of 2.58 people per household. The vacancy rate was 11.6%, with a median rent of $858/month. The median house has 4.9 rooms, and has a value of $169,000.

The median income for households in Pawtucket, Rhode Island is $44,120, while the mean household income is $57,402. The per capita income is $23,398, and 15.8% of families and 19.9% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 30.7% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 16.2% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201772,0011340.19%
201671,8671100.15%
201571,757950.13%
201471,6621620.23%
201371,500620.09%
201271,4381460.20%
201171,292840.12%
201071,208-1,750-2.40%
200072,9583140.43%
199072,6441,4402.02%
198071,204-5,780-7.51%
197076,984-4,017-4.96%
196081,001-435-0.53%
195081,4365,6397.44%
194075,797-1,352-1.75%
193077,14912,90120.08%
192064,24812,62624.46%
191051,62212,39131.58%
190039,23111,59841.97%
189027,6338,60345.21%
188019,03012,411187.51%
18706,6190.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White45,163
Black or African American13,509
Some Other Race7,652
Two or More Races3,466
Asian1,158
American Indian and Alaska Native350
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander91

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

Pawtucket Ri Population Pyramid 2018

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Pawtucket Ri Median Age

36.4


Total

34.6


Male

38.1


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 55,657 adults in Pawtucket Ri.

Pawtucket Ri Age Dependency

53.2

Age Dependency Ratio

18.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Pawtucket Ri Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.9
Houses Without Mortgage
3,404
Houses With Mortgage
8,436
Vacancy Rate
11.6
Median Rent
858
Median Home Value
169,000
Renter-Occupied Units
15,674
Owner-Occupied Units
11,840
Total Housing Units
31,112

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Pawtucket Ri for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 7.9% and the labor force participation rate is 67.9%.

Pawtucket Ri Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.58
Average Family Size
3.26
Total Households
27514
Married Couple Households
9794
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1757
Female Householder (no husband) Families
5333
Non Family Households
10630
Total Families
16884
Households With Own Children
7532
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5

Pawtucket Ri Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
2,519
$10,000 to $14,999
2,294
$15,000 to $24,999
3,567
$25,000 to $34,999
2,817
$35,000 to $49,999
4,258
$50,000 to $74,999
5,112
$75,000 to $99,999
3,348
$100,000 to $149,999
2,361
$150,000 to $199,999
849
Over $200,000
389

Pawtucket Ri Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Pawtucket Ri

Rhode Island

$44,120

$58,387

$57,402

$79,024

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Pawtucket Ri Education Data

Pawtucket Ri Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
4,92110.17%
9th to 12th Grade
4,8179.95%
High School Graduate
15,87832.81%
Some College
9,64619.93%
Associates Degree
3,9238.11%
Bachelors Degree
5,92312.24%
Graduate Degree
3,2856.79%