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Population Demographics for Rhode Island 2017, 2018

List of Counties and Cities in Rhode Island

Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population1,052,567100
Hispanic or Latino130,65512
Some Other Race63,6536
Black or African American60,1895
Two or More Races34,7873
American Indian6,058Below 1%
Three or more races3,332Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander554Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population508,400544,1671,052,567
Hispanic or Latino64,51866,137130,655
Some Other Race31,45832,19563,653
Black or African American30,16230,02760,189
Two or More Races16,94217,84534,787
American Indian2,9813,0776,058
Three or more races1,5691,7633,332
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander285269554

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Rhode Island

Total Population:1,052,567
Male Population:508,400
Female Population:544,167

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Rhode Island

Both sexes39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Rhode Island

Total Population:1,009,904
Male Population:487,776
Under 5 years:29,336
5 to 9 years:30,988
10 to 14 years:32,593
15 to 17 years:21,299
18 and 19 years:12,793
20 years:6,914
21 years:7,257
22 to 24 years:20,632
25 to 29 years:32,027
30 to 34 years:29,228
35 to 39 years:30,409
40 to 44 years:34,825
45 to 49 years:38,656
50 to 54 years:38,568
55 to 59 years:33,417
60 and 61 years:12,151
62 to 64 years:16,451
65 and 66 years:8,646
67 to 69 years:11,098
70 to 74 years:13,537
75 to 79 years:10,888
80 to 84 years:8,782
85 years and over:7,281
Female Population:522,128
Under 5 years:27,997
5 to 9 years:29,355
10 to 14 years:31,086
15 to 17 years:20,490
18 and 19 years:11,432
20 years:6,601
21 years:7,302
22 to 24 years:20,577
25 to 29 years:32,372
30 to 34 years:30,924
35 to 39 years:32,378
40 to 44 years:37,297
45 to 49 years:41,609
50 to 54 years:41,661
55 to 59 years:36,512
60 and 61 years:12,845
62 to 64 years:17,916
65 and 66 years:9,678
67 to 69 years:12,905
70 to 74 years:16,973
75 to 79 years:14,875
80 to 84 years:14,324
85 years and over:15,019

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Rhode Island

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Rhode Island

Family led homes:259,561
Husband-wife family:183,904
Other family:75,657
Population of male led with no wife present:19,694
Population female led with no husband present:55,963
Population of Nonfamily homes:154,039
Population living alone:122,488
Population not living alone:31,551

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Rhode Island with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:124,603
Population of family homes:123,441
Husband-wife family:77,182
Under 6 years only:17,588
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:15,010
6 to 17 years only:44,584
Other family:46,259
Male householder, no wife present:10,409
Under 6 years only:2,976
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,620
6 to 17 years only:5,813
Female led with no husband present:35,850
Under 6 years only:7,707
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6,977
6 to 17 years only:21,166
Nonfamily households:1,162
Male led households:839
Under 6 years only:167
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:57
6 to 17 years only:615
Female led householder:323
Under 6 years only:76
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:17
6 to 17 years only:230
Households with no people under 18 years:288,997
Family households:136,120
Husband-wife family:106,722
Other family:29,398
Male led with no wife present:9,285
Female led with no husband present:20,113
Nonfamily households:152,877
Male led householder:69,020
Female led householder:83,857

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Rhode Island, by type

Total Home Population:413,600
Population of Family homes:259,561
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:6,254
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:34,801
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:55,406
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:65,372
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:27,009
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:22,696
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:26,933
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:15,879
Population of 85 year olds and over:5,211
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:154,039
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:11,081
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:21,658
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:17,193
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:26,359
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:14,394
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:13,895
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:19,744
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:18,128
Population of 85 year olds and over:11,587

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Rhode Island containing people over 60

Total Population:413,600
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:148,993
1-person household:59,114
2-or-more-person household:89,879
Family households:84,594
Nonfamily households:5,285
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:264,607
1-person household:63,374
2-or-more-person household:201,233
Family homes:174,967
Nonfamily homes:26,266

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Rhode Island with multiple generations.

Total Population:413,600
Home has three or more generations:15,877
Home does not have three or more generations:397,723

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Rhode Island under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:223,002
Unmarried partner of home lead present:21,386
In family homes:20,556
Population of male led and male partner homes:467
Population of male led and female partner households:7,838
Population of female led and female partner households:975
Population of female led and male partner households:11,276
In nonfamily homes:830
Population of male led and male partner homes:12
Population of male led and female partner homes:687
Population of female led and female partner homes:39
Population of female led and male partner homes:92
No unmarried partner of home lead present:201,616
In family homes:200,909
Population of husband-wife family homes:141,991
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:8,391
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:50,527
In nonfamily homes:707

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Rhode Island

Total Population:789,889
Population Under 18 years:219,633
Population 18 years and over:570,256

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Rhode Island have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:250,952
Family home:184,314
Nonfamily homess:66,638
Male led home:28,355
Living alone:21,765
Not living alone:6,590
Female led home:38,283
Living alone:32,803
Not living alone:5,480
Population of Renter occupied homes:162,648
Family run homes:75,247
Husband-wife family:33,821
Other family:41,426
Male led with no wife present:9,505
Female led with no husband present:31,921
Nonfamily Homes:87,401
Male led homes:41,504
Male living alone:30,711
Male not living alone:10,793
Female led homes:45,897
Females living alone:37,209
Females not living alone:8,688

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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