StatisticHartfordProvidenceRhode Island
Population density (sq mi)7,4199,7201,021
Median age27.929.439.9
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1857%53%42%
Speak Englishn/a51%78%
Speak Spanishn/a37%12%

Key findings

  • The population density in Hartford is 24% lower than Providence
  • The median age in Hartford is 5% lower than Providence
  • In Hartford 34.50% of the population is White
  • In Hartford 14.35% of the population is Black
  • In Hartford 4.14% of the population is Asian

Compare Providence, RI Demographics


      Hartford population breakdown by race

      RaceHartfordProvidenceRhode Island
      American Indian1.18%1.31%0.49%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.05%
      Mixed race3.22%4.14%2.85%
      Other race42.61%20.90%5.81%
      In Hartford, 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

      Hartford age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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