Providence Ri Population 2017

Providence Ri's estimated population is 179,219 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016179,2192170.12%
2015179,002150.01%
2014178,9875880.33%
2013178,399-229-0.13%
2012178,6282260.13%
2011178,4023600.20%
2010178,0424,4242.55%
2000173,61812,8908.02%
1990160,7283,9242.50%
1980156,804-22,312-12.46%
1970179,116-28,382-13.68%
1960207,498-41,176-16.56%
1950248,674-4,830-1.91%
1940253,5045230.21%
1930252,98115,3866.48%
1920237,59513,2695.92%
1910224,32648,72927.75%
1900175,59743,45132.88%
1890132,14627,28926.02%
1880104,85735,95352.18%
187068,90418,23836.00%
186050,6669,15322.05%
185041,51318,34279.16%
184023,1716,33837.65%
183016,8335,06643.05%
182011,7671,69616.84%
181010,0712,45732.27%
18007,6141,23419.34%
17906,3800.00%

Providence Ri Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White91,26950.93%
Some Other Race36,67320.46%
Black or African American29,12816.25%
Asian12,0896.75%
Two or More Races7,1734.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,1591.20%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1890.11%

Population Pyramid

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Providence Ri Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.8
Houses Without Mortgage
5,245
Houses With Mortgage
16,188
Vacancy Rate
13.5
Median Rent
913
Median Home Value
177,100
Renter-Occupied Units
40,048
Owner-Occupied Units
21,433
Total Housing Units
71,080

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Providence Ri for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 8.1% and the labor force participation rate is 63.7%.

Providence Ri Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
1
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.3
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
13216
Male Householder (no wife) Families
3910
Married Couple Families
18083
Average Family Size
3.42
Average Household Size
2.68