Pawtucket, RI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
71,821
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
14.1%
Median Home
$213,700
Median Income
$52,902
Median Rent
$933

Pawtucket SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
7

Pawtucket, RI Crime Report

1,784
Total Crimes
2,477.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
5.59%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pawtucket
/ 100k People
Rhode Island
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,784 2,477.2 1,476.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 288 399.9 230.8 387.8
Murder 4 5.6 3.0 6.5
Robbery 36 50.0 31.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 207 287.4 157.5 279.7
Property Crime 1,496 2,077.3 1,245.5 1,958.2
Burglary 217 301.3 166.8 314.2
Larceny 1,066 1,480.2 935.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 213 295.8 142.7 246.0

Pawtucket, RI Cost Of Living

109
Pawtucket's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Pawtucket Rhode Island National Average
Overall 109 117 100
Services 120 118 100
Groceries 110 108 100
Health 109 108 100
Housing 91 118 100
Transportation 106 104 100
Utilities 125 127 100

Pawtucket, RI Photos

Nathaniel Jenks House Pawtucket Ri
Source: Public Domain
Map Of Pawtucketc Mass July
Source: Public Domain
Exterior View Of Walcott Brothers Manufactoryc Pawtucket
Source: Public Domain
The Times Buildingc Pawtucket Ri
Source: Public Domain
Pawtucketc Ri Engraving
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Pawtucket in Rhode Island

Map Of Pawtucket, RI

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Population over time in Pawtucket

Year Population % Change
2020 71,821 0.1%
2019 71,756 -0.0%
2018 71,770 0.5%
2017 71,389 -0.0%
2016 71,395 0.1%
2015 71,313 0.2%
2014 71,163 -0.1%
2013 71,246 -0.2%
2012 71,382 -0.4%
2011 71,662 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pawtucket

White
47.7% (34,244)
African American
15.4% (11,049)
American Indian
0.2% (137)
Asian
2.1% (1,499)
Hawaiian
0.0% (30)
Other
3.9% (2,813)
Two Or More
5.7% (4,099)
Hispanic
25.0% (17,950)
Race Pawtucket RI USA
White 47.7% 71.4% 60.1%
African American 15.4% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 2.1% 3.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 3.9% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.7% 2.8% 2.8%
Hispanic 25.0% 15.9% 18.2%

Gender in Pawtucket

Female
49.7% (35,671)
Male
50.3% (36,149)
Gender Pawtucket RI USA
Female 49.7% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pawtucket for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (6,463)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (6,463)
High School / GED
33.0% (23,700)
Some College
18.0% (12,927)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (5,745)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (11,491)
Master's Degree
5.0% (3,591)
Professional Degree
1.0% (718)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (718)
Education Pawtucket RI USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
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%

Household Income For Pawtucket, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
6.7% (477,725)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (436,542)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.7% (767,295)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (664,079)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (1,042,193)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (1,261,236)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (1,072,051)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.2% (1,020,057)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (241,951)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (198,966)
Income Pawtucket RI USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 5.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.7% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 7.8% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 15.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 13.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.2% 18.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 7.7% 8.3%

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