Cranston is a city located in Rhode Island. With a 2020 population of 80,966, it is the 2nd largest city in Rhode Island (after Providence) and the 437th largest city in the United States. Cranston is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually but its population has increased by 0.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 80,387 in 2010. Cranston reached it's highest population of 81,274 in 2018. Spanning over 30 miles, Cranston has a population density of 2,857 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cranston is $81,953 with a poverty rate of 8.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,021 per month, and the median house value is $228,300. The median age in Cranston is 40.2 years, 38.8 years for males, and 41.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.9 males.