CITY LANDING: About Providence

Learn more about the city of Providence by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Providence will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Providence. You can also view apartments for rent in Providence, RI by clicking the link and search box below.

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Providence Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 14.86%
    10-17: 11.19%
    18-29: 26.59%
    30-39: 14.54%
    40-49: 11.79%
    50-64: 10.46%
    65 & Over: 10.57%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 18.47 sq mi
    Total Population: 178,517
    Population Density Ranking (National): 88th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 77th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 51st percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 83rd percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $29,614
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $45,360
    Median Income Ranking (National): 21st percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 17th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 35th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 26th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 33rd percentile
    Single: 67th percentile
    Married With Children: 17th percentile
    Married With No Children: 16th percentile
    Single With Children: 17th percentile
    Single With No Children: 51st percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: PROVIDENCE
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 14.28 : 1

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