Living in Pawtucket, RI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Pawtucket SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
7

Pawtucket, RI Crime Report

2,203
Total Crimes
3,064.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
19.31%
Above National Average

Pawtucket, RI Cost Of Living

107
Pawtucket's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Pawtucket, Rhode Island Info Snack

Pawtucket /ptkt/ ( listen) is a city in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 71,148 at the 2010 census. It is the fourth largest city in the state.
Population
71,756
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
18.6%
Median Home
$181,900
Median Income
$46,938
Median Rent
$903

Pawtucket, RI Photos

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Rankings for Pawtucket in Rhode Island

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Map Of Pawtucket, RI

Population over time in Pawtucket

Year Population % Change
2017 71,756 -0.0%
2016 71,770 0.5%
2015 71,389 -0.0%
2014 71,395 0.1%
2013 71,313 0.2%
2012 71,163 -0.1%
2011 71,246 -0.2%
2010 71,382 -0.4%
2009 71,662 -
Crime/100k Pawtucket RI USA
Violent Crime 446.5 219.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 82.1 42.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 299.1 129.2 246.8
Property Crime 2617.8 1660.9 2199.5
Burglary 464.6 265.8 376.0
Larceny 1833.3 1250.3 1594.6
Car Theft 319.9 144.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Pawtucket

White
49.4% (35,431)
African American
16.4% (11,735)
American Indian
0.3% (185)
Asian
2.0% (1,400)
Hawaiian
0.1% (49)
Other
4.3% (3,057)
Two Or More
3.7% (2,659)
Hispanic
24.0% (17,240)
Race Pawtucket RI USA
White 49.4% 72.7% 61.1%
African American 16.4% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 4.3% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 24.0% 15.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Pawtucket, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
7.8% (562,931)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (539,264)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (901,912)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (744,128)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (1,008,289)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (1,390,024)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (894,532)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.1% (727,077)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (239,729)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (167,708)
Income Pawtucket RI USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 5.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 9.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 8.3% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 11.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 16.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 12.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.1% 16.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 7.1% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 6.7% 7.0%

Gender in Pawtucket

Female
50.0% (35,913)
Male
50.0% (35,843)
Gender Pawtucket RI USA
Female 50.0% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pawtucket for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (6,458)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (7,175)
High School / GED
33.0% (23,679)
Some College
19.0% (13,633)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (5,740)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (9,328)
Master's Degree
6.0% (4,305)
Professional Degree
1.0% (717)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (717)
Education Pawtucket RI USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 18.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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