Providence County Population 2017

Providence County's estimated population is 633,673 with a growth rate of 0.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Providence County is the 1st largest county in Rhode Island.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016633,6731,1850.19%
2015632,4881,0240.16%
2014631,4641,7330.28%
2013629,7313670.06%
2012629,3641,2770.20%
2011628,0878880.14%
2010627,19930,9295.19%
1990596,27024,9214.36%
1980571,349-8,912-1.54%
1970580,26111,4832.02%
1960568,778-6,195-1.08%
1950574,97324,6754.48%
1940550,29810,2821.90%
1930540,01664,82613.64%
1920475,19050,83711.98%
1910424,35395,67029.11%
1900328,68373,56028.83%
1890255,12357,24928.93%
1880197,87448,68432.63%
1870149,19041,39138.40%
1860107,79920,27323.16%
185087,52629,45350.72%
184058,07311,05523.51%
183047,01811,28231.57%
182035,7364,96716.14%
181030,7694,91519.01%
180025,8541,4636.00%
179024,3910.00%

Providence County Population Growth

Population Data via

Providence County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White500,71779.02%
Black or African American74,84911.81%
Asian27,7314.38%
Two or More Races19,5383.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native8,0111.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,6420.26%

Providence County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Providence County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Providence17803817921911810.66%
Cranston80386810346480.81%
Pawtucket71141714272860.40%
East Providence47033473373040.65%
Woonsocket41196414062100.51%
Central Falls1938319347-36-0.19%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990