East Providence Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

East Providence Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
47,618

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.6%
5 - 17:
13.5%
18 - 24:
7.6%
25 - 34:
15.3%
35 - 54:
24.3%
55 - 64:
15.0%
Over 65 Years:
19.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.1%
4.1%
High School Graduates
85.8%
85.8%
College Graduated
28.6%
28.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

East Providence
$33,091
$33,091
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

East Providence
$59,142
$59,142
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
10.2%

Employment Industries in East Providence

 
Healthcare
18.6%
18.6%
Retail
13.2%
13.2%
Manufacturing
11.3%
11.3%
Education
10.0%
10.0%
Accommodation
6.1%
6.1%
Finance
5.8%
5.8%
Construction
5.6%
5.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
4.9%
4.9%
Transportation
4.6%
4.6%
Public Service
3.9%
3.9%
Administration
3.8%
3.8%
Other
3.7%
3.7%
Wholesale
2.2%
2.2%
Arts
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
78.9%
78.9%
Black or African American
6.2%
6.2%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
6.2%
6.2%
Other Race / Two or More Races
5.7%
5.7%
Asian
2.8%
2.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Portuguese
26.5%
26.5%
Irish
17.5%
17.5%
Italian
12.0%
12.0%
English
10.3%
10.3%
French
7.4%
7.4%
Cape Verdean
4.5%
4.5%
German
4.1%
4.1%
French Canadian
3.5%
3.5%
Polish
3.1%
3.1%
Swedish
2.0%
2.0%
Scottish
1.7%
1.7%
Brazilian
0.7%
0.7%
Dutch
0.7%
0.7%
African
0.6%
0.6%
Haitian
0.6%
0.6%
Russian
0.6%
0.6%
Greek
0.6%
0.6%
Armenian
0.6%
0.6%
Scots-Irish
0.4%
0.4%
European
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
76.9%
76.9%
Portuguese
12.1%
12.1%
Spanish
4.6%
4.6%
French
1.6%
1.6%
Langs. of India
1.5%
1.5%
Chinese
0.7%
0.7%
French Creole
0.6%
0.6%
Other Asian languages
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
Arabic
0.1%
0.1%
Pacific Island languages
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
Armenian
0.1%
0.1%
Italian
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born East Providence Residents:
15.1%