East Providence, RI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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East Providence, Rhode Island Info Snack

Population
47,442
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
9.6%
Median Home
$233,100
Median Income
$63,158
Median Rent
$988

East Providence SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
Commute
8

East Providence, RI Crime Report

461
Total Crimes
969.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-58.67%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
East Providence
/ 100k People
Rhode Island
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 461 969.7 1,476.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 112 235.6 230.8 387.8
Murder 1 2.1 3.0 6.5
Robbery 9 18.9 31.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 85 178.8 157.5 279.7
Property Crime 349 734.1 1,245.5 1,958.2
Burglary 42 88.3 166.8 314.2
Larceny 270 567.9 935.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 37 77.8 142.7 246.0

East Providence, RI Cost Of Living

113
East Providence's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense East Providence Rhode Island National Average
Overall 113 117 100
Services 117 118 100
Groceries 111 108 100
Health 107 108 100
Housing 107 118 100
Transportation 108 104 100
Utilities 126 127 100

East Providence, RI Photos

Rankings for East Providence in Rhode Island

Map Of East Providence, RI

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Population over time in East Providence

Year Population % Change
2020 47,442 -0.0%
2019 47,449 0.1%
2018 47,425 0.3%
2017 47,260 -0.0%
2016 47,266 0.2%
2015 47,166 0.1%
2014 47,099 -0.1%
2013 47,145 -0.3%
2012 47,265 -0.5%
2011 47,491 -

Race / Ethnicity in East Providence

White
79.5% (37,696)
African American
5.9% (2,806)
American Indian
0.1% (30)
Asian
2.4% (1,127)
Hawaiian
0.1% (52)
Other
1.3% (627)
Two Or More
4.0% (1,921)
Hispanic
6.7% (3,183)
Race East Providence RI USA
White 79.5% 71.4% 60.1%
African American 5.9% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 2.4% 3.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.3% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.0% 2.8% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.7% 15.9% 18.2%

Gender in East Providence

Female
51.2% (24,299)
Male
48.8% (23,143)
Gender East Providence RI USA
Female 51.2% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in East Providence for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (2,846)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (4,269)
High School / GED
28.0% (13,283)
Some College
18.0% (8,539)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,795)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (9,013)
Master's Degree
9.0% (4,269)
Professional Degree
2.0% (948)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (474)
Education East Providence RI USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For East Providence, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
5.5% (260,375)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (340,126)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (493,218)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.7% (367,184)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.9% (518,377)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (711,107)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (637,528)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.9% (802,725)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.9% (374,067)
$200,000 or more
5.0% (239,488)
Income East Providence RI USA
Less than $10,000 5.5% 5.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.7% 7.8% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.9% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 15.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 13.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.9% 18.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.9% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.0% 7.7% 8.3%

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