StatisticBlackstoneProvidenceRhode Island
Population6,336178,8511,059,361
Population density (sq mi)3,0659,7201,021
Median age40.729.439.9
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%53%42%
Speak Englishn/a51%78%
Speak Spanishn/a37%12%

Key findings

  • The population density in Blackstone is 68% lower than Providence
  • The median age in Blackstone is 38% higher than Providence
  • In Blackstone 86.97% of the population is White
  • In Blackstone 2.77% of the population is Black
  • In Blackstone 6.27% of the population is Asian

Compare Providence, RI Demographics

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      Blackstone population breakdown by race

      RaceBlackstoneProvidenceRhode Island
      White86.97%51.14%80.99%
      Black2.77%15.89%6.53%
      Asian6.27%6.54%3.28%
      American Indian0.13%1.31%0.49%
      Native Hawaiian0.08%0.08%0.05%
      Mixed race2.77%4.14%2.85%
      Other race1.01%20.90%5.81%
      In Blackstone, 41.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Blackstone age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Blackstone, Providence, RI demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).