U.S. Beacon September 23, 2020

Woonsocket, RI

Providence County, Rhode Island

Latitude: 42.001731     Longitude: -71.507223
Population 44,328 (2005)
Elevation of Woonsocket, Rhode Island: 162 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:4480780, place: Woonsocket city, Rhode Island)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 10,545 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 625 (5.93%)
Kindergarten: 712 (6.75%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 5,110 (48.46%)
High school (grades 9-12): 2,306 (21.87%)
College or graduate school: 1,792 (16.99%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 28,109 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 3,855 (13.71%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 6,277 (22.33%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 8,982 (31.95%)
Some college, no degree: 4,703 (16.73%)
Associate degree: 1,442 (5.13%)
Bachelor's degree: 1,991 (7.08%)
Graduate or professional degree: 859 (3.06%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 64%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 33,808 (100%)
Never married: 10,315 (30.51%)
Now married, except separated: 15,635 (46.25%)
Separated: 997 (2.95%)
Total Widowed: 2,975 (8.8%)
Widowed Female: 2,414 (7.14%)
Total Divorced: 3,886 (11.49%)
Divorced Female: 2,295 (6.79%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 680 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 265 (38.97%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 32,027 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 4,599 (14.36%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 9,586 (100%)
--With a disability: 1,247 (13.01%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 23,752 (100%)
--With a disability: 6,532 (27.5%)
----Percent employed: 56.5%
--No disability: 17,220 (72.5%)
----Percent employed: 77.1%
Population 65 years and over: 5,819 (100%)
--With a disability: 2,522 (43.34%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 39,950 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 20,731 (51.89%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 18,196 (45.55%)
--Same county: 13,552 (33.92%)
--Different county: 4,644 (11.62%)
----Same state: 372 (0.93%)
----Different state: 4,272 (10.69%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 1,023 (2.56%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 43,224 (100%)
Native: 39,985 (92.51%)
--Born in United States: 38,351 (100%)
----State of residence: 28,954 (66.99%)
----Different state: 9,397 (21.74%)
--Born outside United States: 1,634 (3.78%)
Foreign born: 3,239 (7.49%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 1,247 (2.88%)
--Naturalized citizen: 1,453 (3.36%)
--Not a citizen: 1,786 (4.13%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 3,239 (100%)
Europe: 663 (20.47%)
Asia: 1,303 (40.23%)
Africa: 403 (12.44%)
Oceania: 3 (0.09%)
Latin America: 503 (15.53%)
Northern America: 364 (11.24%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 39,950 (100%)
English only: 29,519 (73.89%)
Language other than English: 10,431 (26.11%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3,924 (9.82%)
--Spanish: 3,180 (7.96%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,475 (3.69%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 5,380 (13.47%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,347 (3.37%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 1,527 (3.82%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 894 (2.24%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 43,224 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 47,886% (110.79%)
Arab: 230 (0.53%)
Czech: 37 (0.09%)
Danish: 21 (0.05%)
Dutch: 153 (0.35%)
English: 2,241 (5.18%)
French (except Basque): 9,902 (22.91%)
French Canadian: 10,008 (23.15%)
German: 1,356 (3.14%)
Greek: 155 (0.36%)
Hungarian: 60 (0.14%)
Irish: 4,626 (10.7%)
Italian: 4,092 (9.47%)
Lithuanian: 69 (0.16%)
Norwegian: 79 (0.18%)
Polish: 1,776 (4.11%)
Portuguese: 1,202 (2.78%)
Russian: 81 (0.19%)
Scotch-Irish: 220 (0.51%)
Scottish: 458 (1.06%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 677 (1.57%)
Swedish: 286 (0.66%)
Swiss: 23 (0.05%)
Ukrainian: 259 (0.6%)
United States or American: 1,347 (3.12%)
Welsh: 28 (0.06%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 64 (0.15%)
Other ancestries: 8,436 (19.52%)

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