Cranston, RI 02920 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 02920: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cranston, RI 02920

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Providence County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.762, Longitude -71.464
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,719
  • PO Box Addresses: 400
  • Residential Addresses: 15,054
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,667
    • Single Family Addresses: 13,387

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Cranston, RI 02920 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 38,571
Daytime Population: Workers 21,690
Daytime Population: Residents 18,644
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 40,334
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 34,683
Population in Familes 26,930
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,888
Population Density2 4,081
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $52,875
Average Household Income $71,788
Per Capita Income $28,182


Total Housing Units 15,710 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,768 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,112 (38.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 830 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $242,515
Average Home Value $252,250


Total Households 14,880
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 9,004
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 0.25% 0.22%
Households 0.23% 0.2%
Families 0.13% 0.14%
Median Household Income   2.86%
Per Capita Income   2.83%

Cranston, RI 02920 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 02920 to the other 79 ZIP Codes in Rhode Island by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 5 95th
Population Density # 16 81st
Diversity Index # 12 86th
Median Household Income # 65 19th
Per Capita Income # 65 19th

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