Providence, RI has a population of 178,851 people with a median age of 29.4 and a median household income of $37,366. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Providence, RI grew from 178,680 to 178,851, a 0.1% increase and its median household income declined from $37,501 to $37,366, a 0.36% decrease.
The population of Providence, RI is 41.7% Hispanic, 34.8% White, and 13% Black. 49.4% of the people in Providence, RI speak a non-English language, and 82.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Providence, RI are Johnson & Wales University-Providence, with 3,497 graduates, Brown University, with 2,789 graduates, and Providence College, with 1,325 graduates.
The median property value in Providence, RI is $173,800, and the homeownership rate is 34%. Most people in Providence, RI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Providence, RI is 2 cars per household.
Providence, RI is a census place located in Providence County, RI. It borders Cranston, RI; East Providence, RI; and Pawtucket, RI.