Pawtucket Information

Pawtucket Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Pawtucket, RI

General Pawtucket Information

State: Rhode Island

County: Providence County

Close cities: Central Falls, RI, Lincoln, RI, Cumberland, RI, North Providence, RI, Valley Falls, RI, Providence, RI, East Providence, RI, Albion, RI

Pawtucket Population (census data)
Total 72,342 (-0.2% since 2000)
Male 34,307 (47.4%)
Female 38,035 (52.6%)

Population Density: 8,281 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 101.2 (US Avg is 100)

Pawtucket Elevation: 75 feet above sea level

Land Area: 8.74 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,301

Zip Codes: 02860, 02862, and 02861.

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Pawtucket Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (69.1%)
  • Hispanic (13.9%)
  • Other race (10.7%)
  • Black (7.3%)
  • Two or more races (5.3%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (13.8%)
  • French (13.1%)
  • Portuguese (11.6%)
  • Subsaharan African (10.5%)
  • English (7.7%)
  • French Canadian (7.5%)
Foriegn Born: 17,036 people (23.5%)
  • Africa (34.6%)
  • Latin America (33.6%)
  • Europe (31.8%)

Local Pawtucket Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: Brown University, Providence College

Pawtucket School Information

High Schools
Goff Junior High School (974 Newport Avenue, Pawtucket, RI, 02861 - Pawtucket District)
Joseph Jenks Junior High School (350 Division Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
Samuel Slater Junior High School (281 Mineral Spring Avenue, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
Shea Senior High School (485 East Avenue, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
William E Tolman Senior High School (150 Exchange Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
Other/Private Schools
Agnes E. Little School (60 South Bend Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
Blackstone Academy Charter School (334 Pleasant Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Blackstone Academy District)
Curvin-McCabe School (466 Cottage Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02861 - Pawtucket District)
Elizabeth Baldwin School (50 Whitman Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
Fallon Memorial School (62 Lincoln Avenue, Pawtucket, RI, 02861 - Pawtucket District)
Flora S. Curtis Memorial School (582 Benefit Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02861 - Pawtucket District)
Francis J. Varieur School (486 Pleasant Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
Henry J. Winters School (481 Broadway, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
International Charter School (334 Pleasant Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - International Charter District)
M. Virginia Cunningham School (40 Baldwin Street, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
Nathanael Greene School (285 Smithfield Avenue, Pawtucket, RI, 02860 - Pawtucket District)
Potter-Burns School (973 Newport Avenue, Pawtucket, RI, 02861 - Pawtucket District)

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