providence Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 12,875 14.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 27,395 30.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 17,792 19.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 17,796 19.7 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 14,509 16.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 70,034 77.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 27,200 30.1 % 30.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 179,204 - -
19 years old and under 52,518 29.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 73,998 41.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 35,479 19.8 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 17,209 9.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 82,553 55.4 % 84.6 %
Spanish 63,967 42.9 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 2,525 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 36,693 53.2 % 33.5 %
Married 20,776 30.1 % 50.5 %
Separated 2,612 3.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 8,844 12.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 71,960 - -
Occupied Housing Units 60,644 84.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 11,316 15.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 18,259 25.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,780 3.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 13,213 18.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 21,377 29.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 4,645 6.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,828 2.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 9,711 13.5 % 8.8 %
Boat, RV, or Van 147 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,195 4.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,758 5.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,105 7.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 4,083 5.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 12,508 17.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 37,685 52.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 7,055 9.8 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 6,008 8.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 45,852 63.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 1,012 1.4 % 4.1 %
Coal 55 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 117 0.2 % 1.8 %
None 545 0.8 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 92,348 54.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 25,498 15.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,646 1.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 10,922 6.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 39,957 23.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 39,015 55,775
Median Family Income 44,245 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 23,217 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 43.54 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.65 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 30.98
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.08 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com