StatisticLower South ProvidenceProvidenceRhode Island
Population density (sq mi)5,2409,7201,021
Median age35.729.439.9
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1865%53%42%
Speak Englishn/a51%78%
Speak Spanishn/a37%12%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lower South Providence is 46% lower than Providence
  • The median age in Lower South Providence is 21% higher than Providence
  • In Lower South Providence 32.92% of the population is White
  • In Lower South Providence 31.72% of the population is Black
  • In Lower South Providence 2.45% of the population is Asian

Compare Providence, RI Demographics


      Lower South Providence population breakdown by race

      RaceLower South ProvidenceProvidenceRhode Island
      American Indian2.30%1.31%0.49%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.05%
      Mixed race4.18%4.14%2.85%
      Other race26.44%20.90%5.81%
      In Lower South Providence, 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

      Lower South Providence age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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