East Providence, RI
Community & Region
-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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East Providence RI General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Demographics||East Providence||Rhode Island|
|Population, 2013 estimate ||47,149||1,051,511|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||47,037||1,052,567|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||0.2%||-0.1%|
|Population, 2010 ||47,037||1,052,567|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||5.4%||5.5%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||19.5%||21.3%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||18.4%||14.4%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||53.2%||51.7% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||84.0%||81.4%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||5.8%||5.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.5%||0.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.5%||2.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||Z||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||4.2%||3.3%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||4.1%||12.4%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||82.2%||76.4% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||86.3%||86.5%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||15.5%||13.1%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||23.1%||21.1%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||81.6%||85.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||25.6%||31.3%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||3,176||70,621|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||20.9||23.6|
|Housing units, 2010 ||21,440||463,388|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||57.3%||61.2%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||41.7%||40.3%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$221,400||$247,400|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||20,235||410,058|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.29||2.46|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$27,660||$30,469|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$48,521||$56,361|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||11.0%||13.6%|
|Business Attributes||East Providence||Rhode Island|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||4,214||96,822|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||3.0%||3.3%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||0.8%||0.4%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||2.1%||2.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||6.0%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||22.6%||27.3% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||740,156||12,061,517|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||885,437||9,182,788|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||554,184||12,286,485|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$11,382||$11,646|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||68,571||2,148,674|
|Geographic Attributes||East Providence||Rhode Island|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||13.24||1,033.81|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||3,552.4||1,018.1|
|FIPS Code ||22960||44|
|Counties ||Providence County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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