Woonsocket, Rhode Island Population 2018

Woonsocket, Rhode Island's estimated population is 41,759 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Woonsocket, Rhode Island is the 6th largest city in Rhode Island based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 5385.80 people/mi² (2079.46 people/km²), with a household density of 970.04 people/km² (2512.40 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 38.2 years, 36.4 years for males, and 39.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 19,480 households in the city, with an average size of 2.34 people per household. The vacancy rate was 11.5%, with a median rent of $827/month. The median house has 4.7 rooms, and has a value of $156,100.

The median income for households in Woonsocket, Rhode Island is $37,235, while the mean household income is $50,697. The per capita income is $22,428, and 22.4% of families and 25.1% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 41.1% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 14% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201741,7591420.34%
201641,617810.20%
201541,5361600.39%
201441,3761640.40%
201341,212130.03%
201241,199870.21%
201141,112-114-0.28%
201041,226-1,998-4.62%
200043,224-653-1.49%
199043,877-2,037-4.44%
198045,914-906-1.94%
197046,820-260-0.55%
196047,080-3,131-6.24%
195050,2119081.84%
194049,303-73-0.15%
193049,3765,88013.52%
192043,4965,37114.09%
191038,1259,92135.18%
190028,2047,37435.40%
189020,8304,78029.78%
188016,0504,52339.24%
187011,5270.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White33,247
Black or African American3,502
Asian2,714
Two or More Races998
Some Other Race708
American Indian and Alaska Native103
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

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

Woonsocket Ri Population Pyramid 2018

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Woonsocket Ri Median Age

38.2


Total

36.4


Male

39.5


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 32,614 adults in Woonsocket Ri.

Woonsocket Ri Age Dependency

56.7

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Woonsocket Ri Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.7
Houses Without Mortgage
2,180
Houses With Mortgage
4,290
Vacancy Rate
11.5
Median Rent
827
Median Home Value
156,100
Renter-Occupied Units
10,778
Owner-Occupied Units
6,470
Total Housing Units
19,480

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Woonsocket Ri for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.4% and the labor force participation rate is 58.6%.

Woonsocket Ri Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.34
Average Family Size
3.14
Total Households
17248
Married Couple Households
5920
Male Householder (no wife) Families
919
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2727
Non Family Households
7682
Total Families
9566
Households With Own Children
4335
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
1.3

Woonsocket Ri Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
2,369
$10,000 to $14,999
1,463
$15,000 to $24,999
2,365
$25,000 to $34,999
1,963
$35,000 to $49,999
2,397
$50,000 to $74,999
2,700
$75,000 to $99,999
1,547
$100,000 to $149,999
1,803
$150,000 to $199,999
389
Over $200,000
252

Woonsocket Ri Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Woonsocket Ri

Rhode Island

$37,235

$58,387

$50,697

$79,024

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Woonsocket Ri Education Data

Woonsocket Ri Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
2,1517.46%
9th to 12th Grade
3,71912.90%
High School Graduate
10,31235.78%
Some College
5,81320.17%
Associates Degree
2,2697.87%
Bachelors Degree
3,01010.44%
Graduate Degree
1,5485.37%