Businesses in East Providence, Rhode Island


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 21.4%
 Shopping: 13.1%
 Professional Services: 12.4%
 Industry: 8.6%
 Home Services: 7.2%
 Restaurants: 6.1%
 Automotive: 5.8%
 Other: 25.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts3834.4 years4.30.8
Car repair7632.7 years4.41.6
New car dealers2231.4 years4.30.5
Beauty salons4521.6 years4.51.0
Hairdressers4822.6 years4.61.0
Public administration3630.6 years3.40.8
Social work2422.2 years4.40.5
Atm's2139.6 years3.70.5
Banks2166 years3.50.5
Finance other2835.8 years4.60.6
Loan companies3823.4 years4.90.8
General cleaning services2826.3 years4.60.6
General contractors7225.9 years3.81.5
Other construction3029 years3.70.6
Real estate5425.5 years3.41.2
Construction of buildings3928 years4.30.8
Other membership organizations2768.3 years4.10.6
Wholesale of machinery3530.3 years4.50.8
Wholesalers2538.6 years4.80.5
Dentists2228.1 years4.50.5
Health and medical51526.2 years4.111.0
Optometrists2535.6 years4.50.5
Pediatricians3131.6 years4.60.7
Physicians and surgeons16925.7 years3.43.6
Physiotherapy3021.7 years4.40.6
Accountants2831.3 years4.90.6
Corporate management2931 years4.40.6
Lawyers legal5523.7 years4.51.2
Scientific and technical services2532.1 years4.70.5
Churches2153.5 years4.40.5
American restaurants2122.7 years4.20.5
Electronics stores3526 years4.30.8
Jewelers and watches2848.1 years4.30.6
Office supplies and stationery stores2625.7 years4.10.6
Pharmacies and drug stores2539.6 years4.00.5
Shopping other3033.7 years4.10.6
Area of East Providence, Rhode Island16.61 sq mi
Male Population21,939 (47%)
Female Population24,720 (53%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +12.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -0.3%
Median Age43.5
Male Median Age41.6
Female Median Age45.2
Area Codes401
NeighborhoodsEast Providence, Riverside, Rumford, Upper South Providence, Watchemoket Square His. Dist.
Local TimeSaturday 11:03 AM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng41.81371° / -71.37005°
Zip Codes029140291502916

East Providence, Rhode Island - Map

East Providence, Rhode Island Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,496 / mi²2,709 / mi²2,817 / mi²2,809 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

East Providence, Rhode Island Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 0.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
East Providence, Rhode Island+12.5%+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

East Providence, Rhode Island Median Age

Median Age: 43.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
East Providence, Rhode Island43.5 years45.2 years41.6 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)

East Providence, Rhode Island Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,2661,1612,427
85 Plus4341,1821,616
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

East Providence, Rhode Island Population Density

Population Density: 2,809 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
East Providence, Rhode Island46,65916.61 sq mi2,809 / 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

East Providence, Rhode Island Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1770 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 East Providence, Rhode Island
 Watchemoket Square His. Dist.: 41%
 East Providence: 15.8%
 Upper South Providence: 9.4%
 Riverside: 7.9%
 Rumford: 5.6%
 Other: 20.3%

Business distribution by price for East Providence, Rhode Island

 Moderate: 49.1%
 Inexpensive: 41.7%
 Expensive: 5.5%
 Very Expensive: 3.7%

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

East Providence, Rhode Island CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
East Providence, Rhode Island638,200 t13.7 t38,422 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

East Providence, Rhode Island CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)638,200 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13.7 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 AM3.344.8 km5,400 m0km NE of Wauregan,
3/22/9612:22 PM3.117.4 km11,900 msouthern New
10/2/947:36 AM3.392.8 km10,000 msouthern New
10/2/944:27 AM3.795.6 km10,000 msouthern New
12/20/779:44 AM3.155.7 kmNonesouthern New
3/11/7612:29 AM3.531.2 kmNonesouthern New

East Providence, Rhode Island

East Providence is a city in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 47,037 at the 2010 census, making it the fifth largest city in the state.   ︎  East Providence, Rhode Island Wikipedia Page

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