Central Falls SnackAbility

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/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
3
Commute
5

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Central Falls, Rhode Island Info Snack

Central Falls is a city in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 19,376 at the 2010 census. With an area of only 1.29 square miles (3.3 km2), it is the smallest and most densely populated city in the smallest state, and the 27th most densely populated incorporated place in the United States. It is also one of only four incorporated places in New England that have a higher population density than the city of Boston (ranking fourth, behind the Massachusetts cities of Somerville, Chelsea and Cambridge, all inner suburbs of Boston). The city takes its name from a waterfall on the Blackstone River.
Population
19,395
Unemployment
10.5%
Poverty
30.7%
Median Home
$149,100
Median Income
$30,794
Median Rent
$833

Rankings for Central Falls in Rhode Island

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Map Of Central Falls, RI

Population over time in Central Falls

Year Population % Change
2017 19,395 0.1%
2016 19,366 -0.1%
2015 19,378 -0.1%
2014 19,406 0.1%
2013 19,387 0.1%
2012 19,374 0.1%
2011 19,360 -0.2%
2010 19,391 -

Crime in Central Falls Per 100k

Crime Central Falls RI USA
Violent Crime 500.3 232.2 382.9
Murder 0.0 1.9 5.3
Robbery 67.0 44.7 98.0
Aggravated Assault 371.3 143.5 248.9
Property Crime 2016.6 1751.6 2362.0
Burglary 299.1 303.6 430.4
Larceny 1397.7 1308.1 1694.0
Car Theft 319.8 140.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Central Falls

White
20.4% (3,966)
African American
11.5% (2,236)
American Indian
0.2% (46)
Asian
0.4% (86)
Hawaiian
0.5% (88)
Other
1.1% (207)
Two Or More
1.9% (360)
Hispanic
64.0% (12,406)
Race Central Falls RI USA
White 20.4% 73.2% 61.5%
African American 11.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 3.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.1% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.3% 2.3%
Hispanic 64.0% 14.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Central Falls, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
13.4% (259,893)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (174,555)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.9% (347,170)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.7% (323,896)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (263,772)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.7% (285,106)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.0% (135,765)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.7% (110,551)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (29,092)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (11,637)
Income Central Falls RI USA
Less than $10,000 13.4% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 5.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.9% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.7% 8.7% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 11.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.7% 16.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.0% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.7% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 6.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 6.0% 6.3%

Gender in Central Falls

Female
49.4% (9,586)
Male
50.6% (9,808)
Gender Central Falls RI USA
Female 49.4% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Central Falls for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
24.9% (4,829)
9-12th Grade
15.9% (3,079)
High School / GED
33.9% (6,583)
Some College
12.6% (2,438)
Associate's Degree
4.7% (914)
Bachelor's Degree
5.7% (1,099)
Master's Degree
1.4% (266)
Professional Degree
0.6% (123)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (60)
Education Central Falls RI USA
< 9th Grade 24.9% 5.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 15.9% 7.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 33.9% 27.9% 27.3%
Some College 12.6% 18.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.7% 8.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 5.7% 19.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 1.4% 9.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.8% 1.4%

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