Providence County Population 2018

Providence County's estimated population is 637,357 with a growth rate of 0.29% 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
2017637,3571,8350.29%
2016635,5222,0030.32%
2015633,5191,4320.23%
2014632,0872,0540.33%
2013630,0334360.07%
2012629,5971,5080.24%
2011628,0899580.15%
2010627,13130,8615.18%
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
White500,71778.56%
Black or African American74,84911.74%
Asian27,7314.35%
Two or More Races19,5383.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native8,0111.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,6420.26%

Providence County Population Pyramid

0k5k10k15k20k25k Male Population0k5k10k15k20k25k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
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