Woonsocket, RI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
HomeSnacks is reader-supported. When you click through real estate links on our site, we earn an affiliate commission. Learn more.

Woonsocket, Rhode Island Info Snack

Population
41,616
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$191,500
Median Income
$44,310
Median Rent
$921

Woonsocket SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
7

Woonsocket, RI Crime Report

965
Total Crimes
2,314.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-1.34%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Woonsocket
/ 100k People
Rhode Island
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 965 2,314.5 1,476.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 209 501.3 230.8 387.8
Murder 4 9.6 3.0 6.5
Robbery 24 57.6 31.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 136 326.2 157.5 279.7
Property Crime 756 1,813.3 1,245.5 1,958.2
Burglary 156 374.2 166.8 314.2
Larceny 500 1,199.2 935.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 100 239.8 142.7 246.0

Woonsocket, RI Cost Of Living

108
Woonsocket's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Woonsocket Rhode Island National Average
Overall 108 117 100
Services 118 118 100
Groceries 111 108 100
Health 108 108 100
Housing 86 118 100
Transportation 106 104 100
Utilities 127 127 100

Woonsocket, RI Photos

Woonsocket From The East
Source: Public Domain
Post Office Squarec Central Part Of Woonsocketc Rhode Island
Source: Public Domain
Downtown Woonsocket Rhode Island Engraving
Source: Public Domain
Woonsocket Ri City Hall
Source: Public Domain
Photo Of Woonsocket Depot Square
Source: Wikipedia User |

Rankings for Woonsocket in Rhode Island

Map Of Woonsocket, RI

Best Places Around Woonsocket

1

Sharon, MA
Population 6,217

2

Medfield, MA
Population 6,668

3

Walpole, MA
Population 6,211

4

Upton, MA
Population 2,279

5

Upton, MA
Population 2,279

6

Foxborough, MA
Population 6,119

7

Milford, MA
Population 26,072

8

Mansfield Center, MA
Population 8,043

9

Whitinsville, MA
Population 7,435

Population over time in Woonsocket

Year Population % Change
2020 41,616 0.2%
2019 41,539 0.1%
2018 41,508 0.6%
2017 41,272 0.1%
2016 41,213 0.2%
2015 41,136 0.1%
2014 41,113 -0.3%
2013 41,244 -0.6%
2012 41,476 -0.5%
2011 41,682 -

Race / Ethnicity in Woonsocket

White
60.5% (25,192)
African American
7.7% (3,208)
American Indian
0.5% (204)
Asian
6.0% (2,510)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.0% (399)
Two Or More
4.5% (1,888)
Hispanic
19.7% (8,215)
Race Woonsocket RI USA
White 60.5% 71.4% 60.1%
African American 7.7% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.5% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 6.0% 3.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.0% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.5% 2.8% 2.8%
Hispanic 19.7% 15.9% 18.2%

Gender in Woonsocket

Female
51.4% (21,402)
Male
48.6% (20,213)
Gender Woonsocket RI USA
Female 51.4% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Woonsocket for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (2,913)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (4,577)
High School / GED
34.0% (14,149)
Some College
22.0% (9,155)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,329)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (4,993)
Master's Degree
5.0% (2,080)
Professional Degree
1.0% (416)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Woonsocket RI USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Woonsocket, Rhode Island

Less than $10,000
9.4% (392,599)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (276,684)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.1% (502,970)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (448,540)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (635,264)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (679,110)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (478,527)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (476,763)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.0% (167,320)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (103,819)
Income Woonsocket RI USA
Less than $10,000 9.4% 5.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.1% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 7.8% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 15.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 13.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 18.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.0% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 7.7% 8.3%

Articles About Rhode Island

Enjoy The Snack?