Kent County, Rhode Island Population 2022

Kent County, Rhode Island's estimated population is with a growth rate of 0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Kent County, Rhode Island is the 2nd largest county in Rhode Island. The 2010 population was and has seen a growth of 3.04% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Kent County, Rhode Island Population 2022

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Kent County, Rhode Island Population Growth

Population by Race

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Kent County, Rhode Island Population by Race

Kent County, Rhode Island Population Pyramid 2022

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Kent County, Rhode Island Median Age

43.8


Total

41.4


Male

45.7


Female

Kent County, Rhode Island Adults

There are 133,347 adults, (30,970 of whom are seniors) in Kent County, Rhode Island.

Kent County, Rhode Island Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Kent County, Rhode Island Sex Ratio

Female

84,620

51.56%

Male

79,502

48.44%

Kent County, Rhode Island Population by Age

Kent County, Rhode Island Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kent County, Rhode Island Household Types

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kent County, Rhode Island Households and Families

2.9

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Kent County, Rhode Island Households by Type

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Kent County, Rhode Island Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kent County, Rhode Island Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 95.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.45%.

Kent County, Rhode Island Educational Attainment by Race

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$49,914

Average Earnings

$57,009

Average Male

$42,137

Average Female

Kent County, Rhode Island Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kent County, Rhode Island Language by Age

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Kent County, Rhode Island Language

91.00% of Kent County, Rhode Island residents speak only English, while 9.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.51% of the population.

Kent County, Rhode Island Language

Kent County, Rhode Island Poverty by Race

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8.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.13%

Male Poverty Rate

9.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kent County, Rhode Island

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kent County, Rhode Island is Native, with 24.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kent County, Rhode Island is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.22%.

Kent County, Rhode Island Poverty

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Kent County, Rhode Island Poverty Rate by Education

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Kent County, Rhode Island Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kent County, Rhode Island Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Kent County, Rhode Island Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Kent County, Rhode Island Married by Age and Sex

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Kent County, Rhode Island 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 35-44.

Kent County, Rhode Island Marital Status by Race

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Kent County, Rhode Island Marital Status

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10,687

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Kent County, Rhode Island Veterans by War

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Kent County, Rhode Island Veterans by Age

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Kent County, Rhode Island Veterans by Race

Kent County, Rhode Island Veterans by Education

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4.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kent County, Rhode Island Veterans by Education

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67%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Kent County, Rhode Island Employment by Age

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Kent County, Rhode Island Employment by Race

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Kent County, Rhode Island 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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70.29%

Born in Kent County, Rhode Island

93.37%

Native Born

6.63%

Foreign Born

2.64%

Non Citizen

3.99%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.37% of Kent County, Rhode Island residents were born in the United States, with 70.29% having been born in Rhode Island. 2.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Kent County, Rhode Island Place of Birth

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