StatisticMount PleasantProvidenceRhode Island
Population density (sq mi)7,5319,7201,021
Median age31.829.439.9
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1858%53%42%
Speak Englishn/a51%78%
Speak Spanishn/a37%12%

Key findings

  • The population density in Mount Pleasant is 23% lower than Providence
  • The median age in Mount Pleasant is 8% higher than Providence
  • In Mount Pleasant 52.32% of the population is White
  • In Mount Pleasant 21.37% of the population is Black
  • In Mount Pleasant 1.87% of the population is Asian

Compare Providence, RI Demographics


      Mount Pleasant population breakdown by race

      RaceMount PleasantProvidenceRhode Island
      American Indian0.50%1.31%0.49%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.05%
      Mixed race5.85%4.14%2.85%
      Other race18.09%20.90%5.81%
      In Mount Pleasant, 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

      Mount Pleasant age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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