Living in Woonsocket, RI

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Woonsocket SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
7

Woonsocket, RI Crime Report

1,144
Total Crimes
2,742.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
6.80%
Above National Average

Woonsocket, RI Cost Of Living

105
Woonsocket's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Woonsocket, Rhode Island Info Snack

Woonsocket (/wnskt, wn-/ wn-SOCK-it) is a city in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 41,186 at the 2010 census, making it the sixth largest city in the state. Woonsocket lies directly south of the Massachusetts state line and constitutes part of both the Providence metropolitan area and the larger Greater Boston Combined Statistical Area.
Population
41,539
Unemployment
8.7%
Poverty
24.1%
Median Home
$164,600
Median Income
$39,932
Median Rent
$883

Woonsocket, RI Photos

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Rankings for Woonsocket in Rhode Island

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Map Of Woonsocket, RI

Population over time in Woonsocket

Year Population % Change
2017 41,539 0.1%
2016 41,508 0.6%
2015 41,272 0.1%
2014 41,213 0.2%
2013 41,136 0.1%
2012 41,113 -0.3%
2011 41,244 -0.6%
2010 41,476 -0.5%
2009 41,682 -
Crime/100k Woonsocket RI USA
Violent Crime 589.8 219.1 368.9
Murder 2.4 1.5 5.0
Robbery 103.1 42.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 376.4 129.2 246.8
Property Crime 2153.1 1660.9 2199.5
Burglary 611.4 265.8 376.0
Larceny 1371.5 1250.3 1594.6
Car Theft 170.2 144.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Woonsocket

White
64.1% (26,645)
African American
6.7% (2,797)
American Indian
0.4% (186)
Asian
6.0% (2,486)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (349)
Two Or More
3.2% (1,338)
Hispanic
18.6% (7,738)
Race Woonsocket RI USA
White 64.1% 72.7% 61.1%
African American 6.7% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 6.0% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.6% 15.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Woonsocket, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
12.5% (518,134)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (317,304)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (551,973)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (472,524)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (598,073)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.1% (667,713)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (396,999)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (451,926)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (102,253)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (76,996)
Income Woonsocket RI USA
Less than $10,000 12.5% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 5.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 9.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 8.3% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 11.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.1% 16.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 12.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 16.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 7.1% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 6.7% 7.0%

Gender in Woonsocket

Female
50.8% (21,084)
Male
49.2% (20,455)
Gender Woonsocket RI USA
Female 50.8% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Woonsocket for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (2,492)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (4,984)
High School / GED
36.0% (14,954)
Some College
20.0% (8,307)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,323)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (4,569)
Master's Degree
5.0% (2,076)
Professional Degree
1.0% (415)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (415)
Education Woonsocket RI USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 18.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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