RI

National Population : 333,590,059
Rhode Island State Population : 1,070,801

About Woonsocket, RI

Woonsocket, RI is located in Providence County in the state of Rhode Island.

The total City Population for Woonsocket is about 41,349 with about 2,081 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 41,751.

The Average Home Value is $164,600.00, which is roughly 40% lower than the Average Home Value of $272,097.00 for the state of Rhode Island, and roughly 13% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $39,932.00, which is roughly 48% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $76,344.00 for the state of Rhode Island, and roughly 31% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Woonsocket is about 8.7%.

Rhode Island is ranked #15 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 62.36 out of 100.

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Voting

Providence County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 37.86% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 60.52%
Republican: 37.61%
Other: 1.03%
Libertarian: 0.84%


Nearby Locations

Manville, RI (2.86 mi.)
N Smithfield, RI (3.66 mi.)
Slatersville, RI (4.42 mi.)
Lincoln, RI (7.27 mi.)
Oakland, RI (7.84 mi.)
Harrisville, RI (8.11 mi.)
Burrillville, RI (8.11 mi.)
Mapleville, RI (8.14 mi.)
Cumberland, RI (8.96 mi.)
Greenville, RI (9.31 mi.)
Smithfield, RI (10.28 mi.)
Pawtucket, RI (10.66 mi.)
Pascoag, RI (11.38 mi.)
Chepachet, RI (11.70 mi.)
Rumford, RI (12.17 mi.)
N Providence, RI (12.27 mi.)
Johnston, RI (12.64 mi.)
Providence, RI (13.41 mi.)
N Scituate, RI (13.75 mi.)
North Scituate, RI (13.75 mi.)
Scituate, RI (13.75 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 02895
Latitude : 41.997922
Longitude : -71.498851
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 174 ft.
Area Code(s) : 401

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.37
Male Population Estimate : 48.21%
Female Population Estimate : 51.39%
Median Age : 36.8
Male Median Age : 35.6
Female Median Age : 37.7

White Population Estimate : 81.13%
Black Population Estimate : 8.69%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 14.14%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.25%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.44%
Other Population Estimate : 6.71%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Woonsocket specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Providence County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Providence County: About 312 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Providence County is about 20% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 8% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.