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Providence County, RI

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Providence County, RI
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatRhode Island does not have county seats, RI
  • Population626,667
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 409.5000
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 1530.3000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010626,66798 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)20101,530.30105 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201812.3%718 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201823.4%335 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.9%1305 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016885.602382 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201626.6%1716 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20168.601695 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201829.9%2950 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20162437 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20153.8%2972 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201821.6%1168 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$1,589,023,000.0092 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20172155 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201188.222521 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201984.6%576 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20192.2031 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20188124 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.352377 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2015$3,182,212.049 of 575
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$19,930,474,000.0092 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20104.7%106 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201233.9%1027 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201814351 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201862209 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20105,902173 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20192,185.922879 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,332,000,000.00134 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$8,896,000,000.00191 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$5,000,000,000.0052 of 2178
Population (County)2050688,000136 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$238,258.00504 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050480,000132 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205067,000118 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050511165 of 2780
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