Providence, Kentucky Population 2022

2,832
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Providence is a city located in Webster County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 2,832, it is the 129th largest city in Kentucky and the 9145th largest city in the United States. Providence is currently declining at a rate of -1.05% annually and its population has decreased by -5.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,006 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Providence has a population density of 470 people per square mile.

The average household income in Providence is $44,004 with a poverty rate of 28.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $539 per month, and the median house value is $48,000. The median age in Providence is 38.5 years, 32.2 years for males, and 44.1 years for females.

Providence Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Providencewas:

  • White: 81.74%
  • Black or African American: 13.97%
  • Two or more races: 4.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Providence, Kentucky is 2,832 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,006.

Providence, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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Providence Population by Race

Providence Population Pyramid 2022

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Providence Median Age

45.1


Total

43.2


Male

46.1


Female

Providence Adults

There are 2,391 adults, (539 of whom are seniors) in Providence.

Providence Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Providence Sex Ratio

Female

1,503

50.00%

Male

1,503

50.00%

Providence Population by Age

Providence Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Providence Household Types

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Providence Households and Families

2.94

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Providence Households by Type

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Providence Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Providence Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 88.46%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 22.71%.

Providence Educational Attainment by Race

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$31,667

Average Earnings

$30,740

Average Male

$34,861

Average Female

Providence Earnings by Educational Attainment

Providence Language by Age

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Providence Language

100.00% of Providence residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Providence Language

Providence Poverty by Race

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28.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.23%

Male Poverty Rate

31.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Providence

The race most likely to be in poverty in Providence is White, with 31.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Providence is Multiple, with 56.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.70%.

Providence Poverty

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Providence Poverty Rate by Education

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Providence Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Providence Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Providence Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Providence Married by Age and Sex

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Providence Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Providence Marital Status by Race

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Providence Marital Status

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150

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Providence Veterans by War

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Providence Veterans by Age

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Providence Veterans by Race

Providence Veterans by Education

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11.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Providence Veterans by Education

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45.1%

Labor Force Participation

42.5%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Providence Employment by Age

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Providence Employment by Race

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Providence Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.98%

Born in Providence

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Providence residents were born in the United States, with 75.98% having been born in Kentucky. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Providence Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Providence Population by Year