Cranston, RI
Demographic Data



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Cranston Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Cranston Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
81,202

Age

PEOPLE OF Rhode Island DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.85
5 To 17 14.04
18 To 24 8.93
25 To 34 13.96
35 To 54 26.81
55 To 64 13.78
65 Years And Over 16.63

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 6.5
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 88.7
COLLEGE GRADUATES 31.4

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Cranston 31607 27033.783301792988 #BED630
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Cranston 64282 29732.59925067647 #BED630
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
9.9%

Employment Industries in Cranston

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 16.6
Retail 12.9
Manufacturing 11.3
Education 10.1
Accommodation 7.3
Public Service 6.1
Professional, scientific, and technical services 6.0
Finance 5.4
Other 4.6
Administration 4.3
Construction 3.6
Transportation 2.6
Wholesale 2.5
Information Technology 2.3

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 71.9
Black Or African American 5.1
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 5.6
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.3
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 13.9

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Italian 30.7
Irish 16.5
English 8.3
Portuguese 7.6
French 5.4
German 3.9
Polish 3.0
French Canadian 2.4
Swedish 1.6
Armenian 1.4
Scottish 1.3
Russian 1.2
Cape Verdean 1.2
Greek 1.1
Haitian 0.7
Jamaican 0.4
Lebanese 0.4
Liberian 0.4
African 0.4
British 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 75.8
Spanish 11.7
Portuguese 2.0
Chinese 1.5
Arabic 1.1
French 0.9
Langs. of India 0.8
Italian 0.8
Vietnamese 0.6
French Creole 0.5
Armenian 0.4
Tagalog 0.3
Greek 0.3
Slavic languages 0.2
German/Yiddish 0.2
African languages 0.1
Laotian 0.1
Polish 0.1
Korean 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1

Foreign Born Cranston Residents:
14.8%