Population Demographics for Providence, Rhode Island in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population178,042100
White88,62349
Hispanic or Latino67,83538
Some Other Race35,22219
Black or African American28,55716
Two or More Races11,6266
Asian11,3806
American Indian2,4121
Three or more races1,098Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander222Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population85,80292,240178,042
White43,01745,60688,623
Hispanic or Latino33,34734,48867,835
Some Other Race17,28917,93335,222
Black or African American13,48315,07428,557
Two or More Races5,5466,08011,626
Asian5,1746,20611,380
American Indian1,1781,2342,412
Three or more races4986001,098
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander115107222

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Providence

 
Total Population:178,042
Male Population:85,802
Female Population:92,240

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Providence

 
Both sexes28
Male27
Female29

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Providence

 
Total Population:162,956
Male Population:79,263
Under 5 years:6,271
5 to 9 years:5,707
10 to 14 years:5,536
15 to 17 years:3,666
18 and 19 years:2,569
20 years:1,713
21 years:1,996
22 to 24 years:5,403
25 to 29 years:7,805
30 to 34 years:6,231
35 to 39 years:5,422
40 to 44 years:5,129
45 to 49 years:4,672
50 to 54 years:4,410
55 to 59 years:3,802
60 and 61 years:1,355
62 to 64 years:1,676
65 and 66 years:891
67 to 69 years:1,105
70 to 74 years:1,346
75 to 79 years:972
80 to 84 years:820
85 years and over:766
Female Population:83,693
Under 5 years:6,049
5 to 9 years:5,358
10 to 14 years:5,303
15 to 17 years:3,607
18 and 19 years:2,535
20 years:1,717
21 years:2,139
22 to 24 years:5,413
25 to 29 years:7,873
30 to 34 years:6,584
35 to 39 years:5,566
40 to 44 years:5,280
45 to 49 years:5,030
50 to 54 years:5,022
55 to 59 years:4,256
60 and 61 years:1,466
62 to 64 years:1,888
65 and 66 years:1,031
67 to 69 years:1,331
70 to 74 years:1,804
75 to 79 years:1,506
80 to 84 years:1,344
85 years and over:1,591

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Providence

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Providence

 
Total:62,718
Family led homes:35,261
Husband-wife family:18,271
Other family:16,990
Population of male led with no wife present:3,924
Population female led with no husband present:13,066
Population of Nonfamily homes:27,457
Population living alone:19,870
Population not living alone:7,587

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

Total occupied homes in Providence with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:62,718
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:21,582
Population of family homes:21,380
Husband-wife family:9,535
Under 6 years only:2,521
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,421
6 to 17 years only:4,593
Other family:11,845
Male householder, no wife present:2,220
Under 6 years only:696
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:467
6 to 17 years only:1,057
Female led with no husband present:9,625
Under 6 years only:2,200
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,437
6 to 17 years only:4,988
Nonfamily households:202
Male led households:122
Under 6 years only:37
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:12
6 to 17 years only:73
Female led householder:80
Under 6 years only:19
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5
6 to 17 years only:56
Households with no people under 18 years:41,136
Family households:13,881
Husband-wife family:8,736
Other family:5,145
Male led with no wife present:1,704
Female led with no husband present:3,441
Nonfamily households:27,255
Male led householder:13,542
Female led householder:13,713

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Providence, by type

 
Total Home Population:62,718
Population of Family homes:35,261
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,983
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:7,899
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:8,767
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:7,438
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,776
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:2,141
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,339
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,365
Population of 85 year olds and over:553
Population of Nonfamily Homes:27,457
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:3,937
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:6,083
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,392
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,024
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,256
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,954
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,701
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,857
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,253

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Providence containing people over 60

 
Total Population:62,718
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:16,558
1-person household:7,245
2-or-more-person household:9,313
Family households:8,597
Nonfamily households:716
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:46,160
1-person household:12,625
2-or-more-person household:33,535
Family homes:26,664
Nonfamily homes:6,871

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Providence with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:62,718
Home has three or more generations:3,427
Home does not have three or more generations:59,291

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Providence under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:41,449
Unmarried partner of home lead present:5,612
In family homes:5,559
Population of male led and male partner homes:106
Population of male led and female partner households:2,040
Population of female led and female partner households:234
Population of female led and male partner households:3,179
In nonfamily homes:53
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:40
Population of female led and female partner homes:3
Population of female led and male partner homes:10
No unmarried partner of home lead present:35,837
In family homes:35,637
Population of husband-wife family homes:18,715
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,745
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:15,177
In nonfamily homes:200

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Providence

 
Total Population:118,060
Population Under 18 years:40,848
Population 18 years and over:77,212

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Providence have lived in one place.

 
Total:62,718
Population of Owner occupied homes:21,891
Family home:14,877
Nonfamily homess:7,014
Male led home:3,257
Living alone:2,414
Not living alone:843
Female led home:3,757
Living alone:3,150
Not living alone:607
Population of Renter occupied homes:40,827
Family run homes:20,384
Husband-wife family:7,628
Other family:12,756
Male led with no wife present:2,671
Female led with no husband present:10,085
Nonfamily Homes:20,443
Male led homes:10,407
Male living alone:7,062
Male not living alone:3,345
Female led homes:10,036
Females living alone:7,244
Females not living alone:2,792