Businesses in Cranston, Rhode Island


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 16.1%
 Medical: 13.4%
 Professional Services: 11.9%
 Industry: 8.6%
 Home Services: 7.7%
 Restaurants: 7.4%
 Beauty & Spas: 5.8%
 Financial Services: 5%
 Other: 24.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair14130.6 years4.21.8
Beauty salons20323.5 years4.52.5
Hairdressers20823.9 years4.42.6
Public administration7239.1 years2.80.9
Social work10035.2 years3.51.3
Atm's6850.5 years4.00.9
Banks7873.1 years4.01.0
Finance other8446.4 years4.21.1
Loan companies17225.5 years4.42.2
Bakeries6234.7 years4.20.8
Grocery stores and supermarkets9132 years4.31.1
General contractors19829.1 years4.02.5
Other construction12730.4 years4.21.6
Real estate20623.3 years3.92.6
Construction of buildings10630.6 years4.31.3
Other membership organizations6238.2 years4.30.8
Wholesale of machinery6532.9 years4.00.8
Wholesalers6436.2 years3.80.8
Dentists12328.9 years4.51.5
Health and medical77726.8 years4.29.7
Physicians and surgeons23029.1 years3.72.9
Physiotherapy6527.5 years4.10.8
Accountants9322.7 years4.61.2
Corporate management10121.5 years3.91.3
Lawyers legal22526.2 years4.62.8
Scientific and technical services8928.7 years4.01.1
Churches5952.4 years4.70.7
Bars, pubs and taverns5825.9 years4.30.7
Clothing stores8734.8 years4.01.1
Electronics stores6824 years4.20.9
Hardware stores7137.8 years3.90.9
Household appliances and goods6028.3 years4.20.8
Jewelers and watches8030.7 years4.21.0
Shopping other9235 years4.31.2
Area of Cranston, Rhode Island29.92 sq mi
Male Population39,402 (49.4%)
Female Population40,388 (50.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +12.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -0.3%
Median Age40.5
Male Median Age38.4
Female Median Age42.6
Area Codes401
NeighborhoodsCranston, Edgewood, Reservoir, South Elmwood
Local TimeTuesday 11:03 AM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng41.77982° / -71.43728°
Zip Codes029100292002921

Cranston, Rhode Island - Map

Cranston, Rhode Island Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,368 / mi²2,571 / mi²2,673 / mi²2,666 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cranston, Rhode Island Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 0.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Cranston, Rhode Island+12.6%+3.7%-0.3%
Rhode Island+7.9%+2.7%-0.9%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cranston, Rhode Island Median Age

Median Age: 40.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Cranston, Rhode Island40.5 years42.6 years38.4 years
Rhode Island39.8 years41.3 years38.1 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cranston, Rhode Island Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 52,0602,0294,090
85 Plus7991,5112,310
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cranston, Rhode Island Population Density

Population Density: 2,666 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Cranston, Rhode Island79,79029.92 sq mi2,666 / mi²
Rhode Island1.0 million1,544.9 sq mi675.3 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cranston, Rhode Island Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1760 to 2015
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Cranston, Rhode Island
 Edgewood: 49.6%
 Cranston: 16.4%
 Reservoir: 11%
 South Elmwood: 6%
 Other: 17%

Business distribution by price for Cranston, Rhode Island

 Moderate: 48.7%
 Inexpensive: 38.6%
 Expensive: 10.5%
 Very Expensive: 2.1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Cranston, Rhode Island CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Cranston, Rhode Island1,285,712 t16.1 t42,967 t/mi²
Rhode Island14,716,552 t14.1 t9,525 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Cranston, Rhode Island CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,285,712 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.1 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
1/12/153:36 AM3.338.8 km5,400 m0km NE of Wauregan,
3/22/9612:22 PM3.119.1 km11,900 msouthern New
10/2/947:36 AM3.391.3 km10,000 msouthern New
10/2/944:27 AM3.793.8 km10,000 msouthern New
12/20/779:44 AM3.161.6 kmNonesouthern New
3/11/7612:29 AM3.530.9 kmNonesouthern New

Cranston, Rhode Island

Cranston, once known as Pawtuxet, is a city in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States. With a population of 80,529 at the 2010 census, it is the third largest city in the state. The center of population of Rhode Island is located in Cranston...  ︎  Cranston, Rhode Island Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Cranston, Rhode Island
 Zip Code 02920: 50.8%
 Zip Code 02910: 28.3%
 Zip Code 02921: 9.4%
 Zip Code 02905: 7.2%
 Other: 4.3%

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