Central Falls, RI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Central Falls, Rhode Island Info Snack

Population
19,429
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
30.2%
Median Home
$159,100
Median Income
$32,982
Median Rent
$852

Central Falls SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
3
Commute
5

Central Falls, RI Crime Report

371
Total Crimes
1,910.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-22.88%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Central Falls
/ 100k People
Rhode Island
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 371 1,910.1 1,755.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 82 422.2 221.1 366.7
Murder 1 5.1 2.4 5.0
Robbery 13 66.9 39.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 57 293.5 132.9 250.2
Property Crime 289 1,487.9 1,534.8 2,109.9
Burglary 44 226.5 219.1 340.5
Larceny 192 988.5 1,187.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 53 272.9 128.2 219.9

Central Falls, RI Cost Of Living

104
Central Falls's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Central Falls Rhode Island National Average
Overall 104 115 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 105 105 100
Health 107 107 100
Housing 84 120 100
Transportation 110 110 100
Utilities 124 124 100

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Rankings for Central Falls in Rhode Island

Map Of Central Falls, RI

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Population over time in Central Falls

Year Population % Change
2019 19,429 0.2%
2018 19,382 -0.1%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Central Falls

White
19.8% (3,850)
African American
8.6% (1,666)
American Indian
0.3% (54)
Asian
0.6% (126)
Hawaiian
0.5% (89)
Other
1.3% (247)
Two Or More
2.5% (494)
Hispanic
66.4% (12,903)
Race Central Falls RI USA
White 19.8% 72.0% 60.7%
African American 8.6% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 3.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.3% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 66.4% 15.4% 18.0%

Gender in Central Falls

Female
48.1% (9,338)
Male
51.9% (10,090)
Gender Central Falls RI USA
Female 48.1% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 51.9% 48.6% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
23.0% (4,468)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,331)
High School / GED
39.0% (7,577)
Some College
13.0% (2,525)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (971)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (1,165)
Master's Degree
1.0% (194)
Professional Degree
1.0% (194)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Central Falls RI USA
< 9th Grade 23.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Central Falls, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
13.9% (269,485)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (181,244)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (279,643)
$25,000 to $34,999
18.0% (349,474)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (284,404)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.8% (268,850)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.4% (162,516)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.1% (98,398)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (31,741)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (17,140)
Income Central Falls RI USA
Less than $10,000 13.9% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 18.0% 8.0% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 10.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.8% 16.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.4% 13.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.1% 16.9% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 7.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 7.1% 7.7%

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