Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan Statistical Area RI Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,629,461
Daytime Population: Workers 739,983
Daytime Population: Residents 814,948
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,554,931
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 1,571,391
Population in Familes 1,239,444
Population in Group Qrtrs 58,070
Population Density2 1,027
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $57,793
Average Household Income $80,646
Per Capita Income $32,079


Total Housing Units 707,531 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 377,770 (53.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 259,520 (36.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 70,241 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $277,669
Average Home Value $326,911


Total Households 637,290
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 405,359
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.24% 0.24%
Households 0.23% 0.23%
Families 0.15% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   2.52%