Living in East Providence, RI

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Updated: 2020-03-11

East Providence SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
Commute
8

East Providence, RI Crime Report

565
Total Crimes
1,188.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-53.71%
Below National Average

East Providence, RI Cost Of Living

111
East Providence's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

East Providence, Rhode Island Info Snack

East Providence is a city in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 47,037 at the 2010 census, making it the fifth largest city in the state.
Population
47,449
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
9.6%
Median Home
$215,100
Median Income
$57,384
Median Rent
$948

East Providence, RI Photos

Rankings for East Providence in Rhode Island

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Map Of East Providence, RI

Population over time in East Providence

Year Population % Change
2017 47,449 0.1%
2016 47,425 0.3%
2015 47,260 -0.0%
2014 47,266 0.2%
2013 47,166 0.1%
2012 47,099 -0.1%
2011 47,145 -0.3%
2010 47,265 -0.5%
2009 47,491 -
Crime/100k East Providence RI USA
Violent Crime 105.2 219.1 368.9
Murder 4.2 1.5 5.0
Robbery 10.5 42.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 65.2 129.2 246.8
Property Crime 1083.6 1660.9 2199.5
Burglary 143.1 265.8 376.0
Larceny 839.5 1250.3 1594.6
Car Theft 101.0 144.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in East Providence

White
79.0% (37,468)
African American
6.4% (3,032)
American Indian
0.1% (43)
Asian
3.3% (1,577)
Hawaiian
0.1% (39)
Other
1.2% (593)
Two Or More
4.4% (2,088)
Hispanic
5.5% (2,609)
Race East Providence RI USA
White 79.0% 72.7% 61.1%
African American 6.4% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.2% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.4% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.5% 15.0% 17.8%

Household Income For East Providence, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
6.8% (322,068)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (330,029)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (417,120)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (426,047)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.3% (583,341)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (911,682)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (556,563)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.4% (730,745)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.8% (276,472)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (190,828)
Income East Providence RI USA
Less than $10,000 6.8% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 5.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 9.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 8.3% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.3% 11.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 16.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 12.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.4% 16.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.8% 7.1% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 6.7% 7.0%

Gender in East Providence

Female
51.6% (24,473)
Male
48.4% (22,976)
Gender East Providence RI USA
Female 51.6% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in East Providence for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (2,846)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (4,270)
High School / GED
30.0% (14,234)
Some College
20.0% (9,489)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,795)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (8,066)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,795)
Professional Degree
1.0% (474)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (474)
Education East Providence RI USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 18.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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