In 2020, Providence County, RI had a population of 636k people with a median age of 37.4 and a median household income of $62,323. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Providence County, RI grew from 635,737 to 636,161, a 0.0667% increase and its median household income grew from $58,974 to $62,323, a 5.68% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Providence County, RI are White (Non-Hispanic) (60.2%), White (Hispanic) (10.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8%), Other (Hispanic) (7.53%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.08%).
None of the households in Providence County, RI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
91.5% of the residents in Providence County, RI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Providence County, RI are Brown University (3,269 degrees awarded in 2020), Johnson & Wales University-Providence (2,097 degrees), and Rhode Island College (1,729 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Providence County, RI was $248,500, and the homeownership rate was 55.1%. Most people in Providence County, RI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Providence County, RI was 2 cars per household.