Cranston, RI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
81,254
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
8.7%
Median Home
$243,500
Median Income
$72,017
Median Rent
$1,070

Cranston SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

Cranston, RI Crime Report

1,237
Total Crimes
1,518.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-38.70%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Cranston
/ 100k People
Rhode Island
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,237 1,518.3 1,755.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 127 155.9 221.1 366.7
Murder 1 1.2 2.4 5.0
Robbery 20 24.5 39.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 80 98.2 132.9 250.2
Property Crime 1,110 1,362.4 1,534.8 2,109.9
Burglary 113 138.7 219.1 340.5
Larceny 912 1,119.4 1,187.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 85 104.3 128.2 219.9

Cranston, RI Cost Of Living

113
Cranston's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Cranston Rhode Island National Average
Overall 113 115 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 105 105 100
Health 107 107 100
Housing 112 120 100
Transportation 110 110 100
Utilities 124 124 100

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Rankings for Cranston in Rhode Island

Map Of Cranston, RI

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Population over time in Cranston

Year Population % Change
2019 81,254 0.1%
2018 81,196 0.3%
2017 80,979 0.1%
2016 80,882 0.1%
2015 80,761 0.1%
2014 80,680 0.3%
2013 80,470 0.0%
2012 80,446 -0.0%
2011 80,473 -0.1%
2010 80,580 -

Race / Ethnicity in Cranston

White
69.4% (56,421)
African American
5.3% (4,329)
American Indian
0.1% (99)
Asian
6.1% (4,917)
Hawaiian
0.1% (79)
Other
0.6% (456)
Two Or More
2.9% (2,353)
Hispanic
15.5% (12,600)
Race Cranston RI USA
White 69.4% 72.0% 60.7%
African American 5.3% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 6.1% 3.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.5% 15.4% 18.0%

Gender in Cranston

Female
51.0% (41,405)
Male
49.0% (39,848)
Gender Cranston RI USA
Female 51.0% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cranston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (4,062)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (4,875)
High School / GED
28.0% (22,751)
Some College
19.0% (15,438)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (8,125)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (15,438)
Master's Degree
10.0% (8,125)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,625)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (812)
Education Cranston RI USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Cranston, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
4.1% (336,414)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (360,139)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (652,036)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.6% (695,221)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.3% (836,771)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (1,366,984)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.6% (1,270,485)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.3% (1,567,713)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.0% (571,265)
$200,000 or more
5.8% (468,368)
Income Cranston RI USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.6% 8.0% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.3% 10.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 16.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.6% 13.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.3% 16.9% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.0% 7.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.8% 7.1% 7.7%

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