Rhode Island
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Rhode Island POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (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

Rhode Island Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
1,056,298

Age

PEOPLE OF Rhode Island DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.24
5 To 17 15.17
18 To 24 11.20
25 To 34 12.87
35 To 54 26.84
55 To 64 13.28
65 Years And Over 15.40

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 86.2
College Graduated 31.9
Attending College 7.7

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Rhode Island 31118 28723.47910969573 #B9D432
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Rhode Island 56852 28253.82395586783 #BAD532
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.2%

Employment Industries in RI

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 16.3
Retail 12.0
Education 11.0
Manufacturing 10.9
Accommodation 8.4
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.8
Finance 5.2
Construction 5.2
Other 4.6
Public Service 4.3
Administration 3.8
Transportation 3.1
Wholesale 2.6
Arts 2.5
Information Technology 1.6
Real Estate 1.6
Utilities 0.6
Agriculture 0.4
Management 0.1
Mining 0.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 74.5
Black Or African American 5.3
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.4
Asian 3.2
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 2.9
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 13.6

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 18.3
Italian 18.0
English 10.5
French 10.4
Portuguese 9.3
Unclassified 9.2
German 5.4
French Canadian 4.8
Polish 4.0
Cape Verdean 2.0
Scottish 1.9
Swedish 1.7
Russian 1.0
Greek 0.7
Scots-Irish 0.5
Dutch 0.5
Armenian 0.5
European 0.5
African 0.5
Norwegian 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 78.6
Spanish 11.3
Portuguese 3.2
French 1.0
Italian 0.7
French Creole 0.7
Chinese 0.7
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian) 0.4
African languages 0.3
Arabic 0.3
Laotian 0.2
Polish 0.2
Russian 0.2
Other Asian languages 0.2
Tagalog 0.2
German 0.2
Greek 0.2
Indic languages 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Hindi 0.1

Foreign Born RI Residents
13.3%