Central Falls, Rhode Island

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Population in 2013: 19,416 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.6%
 
Males: 9,644  (49.7%)
Females: 9,772  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  30.1 years
Rhode Island median age:  42.3 years

Zip codes: 02863.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,605 (it was $22,628 in 2000)
Central Falls:

$28,605
RI:

$54,554
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,733 (it was $10,825 in 2000)

Central Falls city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $162,441 (it was $93,200 in 2000)
Central Falls:

$162,441
RI:

$234,600
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $186,988; Detached houses: $167,161; Townhouses or other attached units: $227,337; In 2-unit structures: $178,916; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $201,323; In 5-or-more-unit structures: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2012: $790.

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  • Hispanic - 12,877 (66.4%)
  • White alone - 5,045 (26.0%)
  • Black alone - 1,413 (7.3%)
  • Other race alone - 346 (1.8%)
  • Two or more races - 223 (1.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 17 (0.09%)
  • Asian alone - 7 (0.04%)

Races in Central Falls detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Central Falls: 98.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Portuguese (6.2%), Subsaharan African (6.1%), Irish (4.5%), French (4.4%), French Canadian (2.8%), United States (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1895

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 1.21 square miles.

Population density: 16,056 people per square mile   (very high).

Central Falls,RI real estate house value index trend

Central Falls, Rhode Island map

For population 25 years and over in Central Falls:

  • High school or higher: 52.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Central Falls city:

  • Never married: 43.1%
  • Now married: 38.0%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

7,998 residents are foreign born (5.3% Latin America).

This city:  41.2%
Rhode Island:  13.0%



According to our research of Rhode Island and other state lists there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Central Falls, Rhode Island as of July 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Central Falls to the number of sex offenders is 968 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,536 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,198 (1.2%)

Central Falls satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pawtucket, RI (1.3 miles , pop. 72,958).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (33.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (147.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Pawtucket, RI (1.1 miles ), Valley Falls, RI (1.4 miles ), Lincoln, RI (1.8 miles ), North Seekonk, MA (1.8 miles ), North Providence, RI (2.0 miles ), Cumberland, RI (2.1 miles ), Seekonk, MA (2.2 miles ), Attleboro, MA (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $43,100
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $64,100
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $62,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $54,600
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $74,800
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $89,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.89 N, Longitude: 71.39 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,700 (-24.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 820 (10.4%)

Central Falls household income distribution Central Falls home values distribution

Crime rates in Central Falls by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 1120013130001
per 100,000 5.85.210.40.00.05.215.85.316.10.00.00.05.2
Rapes 15716197131317189161614
per 100,000 86.536.682.898.536.167.768.490.396.448.185.782.772.3
Robberies 41332920323026392330302947
per 100,000 236.4172.6150.1103.7165.2156.1136.8207.2123.2160.5160.6149.8242.8
Assaults 74727170686167576563557480
per 100,000 426.7376.6367.6363.0351.1317.5352.5302.9348.2337.0294.5382.4413.2
Burglaries 200154128166153147141124121129153194133
per 100,000 1153.3805.5662.7860.9790.0765.1741.9658.9648.2690.0819.21002.4687.0
Thefts 351334324351307310259202266232289346337
per 100,000 2024.11747.01677.51820.31585.21613.51362.71073.41425.01240.91547.41787.81740.7
Auto thefts 12811210410393168152104106747077120
per 100,000 738.1585.8538.4534.1480.2874.4799.7552.7567.8395.8374.8397.9619.8
Arson 111871211610456785
per 100,000 63.494.136.262.256.831.252.621.326.832.137.541.325.8
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 486.6361.4384.9380.9325.1385.8391.4360.3386.6301.5345.3383.8415.6

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Central Falls detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 42 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Rhode Island average:

2.34
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.2%
Rhode Island:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,173 (+6.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (15%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)

Work and jobs in Central Falls: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Central Falls, Rhode Island

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Central Falls-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Rhode Island state average. It is 46% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.1 miles away from the Central Falls city center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the city center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Central Falls-area historical earthquake activity is near Rhode Island state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 206.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.9 miles away from Central Falls center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 214.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 200.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 55.3 miles away from Central Falls center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 264.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Providence County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzards: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Central Falls topographic map

Birthplace of: Michael Breault - Game designer and writer, Max Surkont - Baseball player, Jack McGee (aviator) - Aviator.

Hospitals and medical centers in Central Falls:

  • NOTRE DAME HOSPITAL (1000 BROAD ST)
  • CARTIES HEALTH CENTER (21 LINCOLN AVENUE)
  • FRIGON NURSING HOME (60 EBEN BROWN LA)
  • HARRIS HEALTH CARE CENTER-NORTH (60 EBEN BROWN LANE)
  • MANSION NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (104 CLAY STREET)
  • PAQUETTE NURSING HOME (649 BROAD ST)
  • ROSE COTTAGE HEALTH CARE CENTE (151 HUNT STREET)

Amtrak station near Central Falls:

  • 5 miles: PROVIDENCE (100 GASPEE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Central Falls:

  • Providence College (about 4 miles; Providence, RI; Full-time enrollment: 4,312)
  • Brown University (about 5 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 8,458)
  • Rhode Island School of Design (about 5 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 2,714)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Providence (about 5 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 10,898)
  • Rhode Island College (about 6 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 7,189)
  • Bryant University (about 8 miles; Smithfield, RI; FT enrollment: 3,440)
  • Community College of Rhode Island (about 14 miles; Warwick, RI; FT enrollment: 10,500)

Public high school in Central Falls:

Public elementary/middle schools in Central Falls:

Private elementary/middle school in Central Falls:

  • ST ELIZABETH ANN SETON ACADEMY (Students: 246; Location: 909 LONSDALE AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Central Falls, School District: CENTRAL FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Central Falls:

  • CENTRAL FALLS FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $424,143; Location: 205 CENTRAL STREET; 33,809 books; 442 audio materials; 1,589 video materials; 1 state licensed databases; 8 other licensed databases; 48 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Central Falls: Bridge Mill Power Plant (A), Harris Warehouse (B), Deborah Cook Sayles Memorial Library Pawtucket Public Library (C), Central Falls City Hall (D), Adams Memorial Library (E), Central Falls Police Department (F), Central Falls Fire Department (G), Blackstone Valley Community Center (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Central Falls include: Saint Ephraims Church (A), Assembly of God Church (B), Central Falls Congregational Church (C), Holy Trinity Church Complex (D), Bible Baptist Church (E), Casade Oracion Gethsemane Church (F), Saint Matthews Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Moshassuck Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Valley Falls Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Central Falls include: South Central Falls Historic District (1), Jenks Park (2), Central Falls Mill Historic District (3), Central Street School Historic District (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Providence County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.228. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.228
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 10.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.935. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.935
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.12
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0130. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0130
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 30.4%
(25.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.3% for Black residents, 31.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 77.8% for American Indian residents, 33.1% for other race residents, 42.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Rhode Island:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.8%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.7%
Whole state:  7.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Central Falls in 2010:

  • 350 people in federal detention centers
  • 112 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 13 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Central Falls in 2000:

  • 324 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 231 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 7 people in religious group quarters

Central Falls compared to Rhode Island state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Central Falls (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Broad Street Branch at 375 Broad Street, branch established on 1950/06/19. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Central Falls travel time to work - commute Central Falls mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Central Falls city (based on Providence County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.60%
Here: 63.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal ChurchJewishUnited Church of Christ
Adherents81.9%3.5%2.9%2.7%1.4%
Congregations28.2%11.0%9.3%3.5%5.8%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaAssemblies of GodArmenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate EtchmiadzinOther
Adherents1.0%0.7%0.6%0.6%4.6%
Congregations3.5%0.6%4.7%0.3%33.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 129
Providence County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 94
Providence County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Rhode Island:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 132
Providence County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 499
Here:

7.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.1%
Rhode Island:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Providence County:

24.0%
Rhode Island:

22.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.9%
State:

16.3%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$27,496$54,9920$0
Other Government Administration 5$19,275$46,2600$0
Judicial and Legal 2$6,680$40,0800$0
Police Protection - Officers 36$206,635$68,8780$0
Police - Other 9$27,272$36,3630$0
Firefighters 37$171,895$55,7500$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$2,059
Solid Waste Management 12$46,990$46,9900$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,583$54,9960$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$9,190$55,1400$0
Other and Unallocable 4$10,472$31,4160$0
Totals for Government 114$530,488$55,8411$2,059

Central Falls government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $12,788,000 ($658.63)
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $9,768,000 ($503.09)
    General - Other: $6,482,000 ($333.85)
    Police Protection: $2,956,000 ($152.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,602,000 ($134.01)
    Regular Highways: $1,125,000 ($57.94)
    Financial Administration: $519,000 ($26.73)
    Central Staff Services: $399,000 ($20.55)
    Housing and Community Development: $366,000 ($18.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $295,000 ($15.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $251,000 ($12.93)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $212,000 ($10.92)
    Libraries: $205,000 ($10.56)
    Health - Other: $17,000 ($0.88)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,000 ($0.52)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($0.52)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $9,000 ($0.46)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($0.31)
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $624,000 ($32.14)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $533,000 ($27.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,516,000 ($78.08)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $308,000 ($15.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $991,000 ($51.04)
    Housing and Community Development: $592,000 ($30.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $305,000 ($15.71)
    Police Protection: $96,000 ($4.94)
    Correctional Institutions: $50,000 ($2.58)
    Local Fire Protection: $38,000 ($1.96)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $26,000 ($1.34)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($0.41)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.10)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,002,000 ($360.63)

Central Falls government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $12,868,000 ($662.75)
    Housing and Community Development: $63,000 ($3.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Employee Retirement - From Parent Local Government: $1,224,000 ($63.04)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $14,000 ($0.72)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $14,000 ($0.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,714,000 ($88.28)
    General Revenue, NEC: $558,000 ($28.74)
    Fines and Forfeits: $253,000 ($13.03)
    Rents: $4,000 ($0.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $1,975,000 ($101.72)
    General Local Government Support: $1,881,000 ($96.88)
    All Other: $1,757,000 ($90.49)
    Highways: $1,347,000 ($69.38)
    Housing and Community Development: $727,000 ($37.44)
    Public Welfare: $265,000 ($13.65)
  • Tax - Property: $9,749,000 ($502.11)
    Other License: $274,000 ($14.11)
    Other Selective Sales: $88,000 ($4.53)

Central Falls government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,449,000 ($2495.31)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,270,000 ($2434.59)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,788,000 ($298.10)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,609,000 ($237.38)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $7,900,000 ($406.88)

Central Falls government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,810,000 ($196.23)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,642,000 ($342.09)

4.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,511 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.16%
Rhode Island average:

4.87%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($508 average AGI)
Providence County:

0.09%
Rhode Island average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kent County, RI  0.77% ($38,551 average AGI)
from Bristol County, MA  0.36% ($39,571)
from Washington County, RI  0.20% ($41,964)


4.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,761 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
Rhode Island average:

5.44%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($381 average AGI)
Providence County:

0.06%
Rhode Island average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kent County, RI  0.83% ($42,204 average AGI)
to Bristol County, MA  0.40% ($48,971)
to Washington County, RI  0.22% ($54,288)

Strongest AM radio stations in Central Falls:

  • WDDZ (550 AM; 5 kW; PAWTUCKET, RI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRNI (1290 AM; 10 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WRNI FOUNDATION)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSKO (790 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPMZ (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; EAST PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: VIDEO MUNDO B/CASTING CO., LLC)
  • WARL (1320 AM; 5 kW; ATTLEBORO, MA; Owner: THE ADD RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPRO (630 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHJJ (920 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Central Falls:

  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHJY (94.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLI (105.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WDOM (91.3 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: PROVIDENCE COLLEGE)
  • WELH (88.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: THE WHEELER SCHOOL)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKKB (100.3 FM; MIDDLETOWN, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Central Falls:

  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
See more detailed statistics of Central Falls fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 25 meters (82ft)
Total costs: $9,458,000
Total average daily traffic: 58,189
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,818

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • FIRE HEADQUARTERS, 150 Illinois St (Lat: 41.889556 Lon: -71.387278), Type: Building, Structure height: 20 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: KTC812
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.280 MHz, 154.415 MHz, 154.950 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/29/2004, Expiration Date: 10/26/2014
    Registrant: Doucette\'s Two Way Radio Service, 356 Tremont St, Rehoboth, MA 02769, Phone: (508) 222-2592, Fax: (508) 222-2983, Email:
  • 950 High St (Lat: 41.892611 Lon: -71.383944), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPDA668, Licensee ID: L00719901
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/24/2003, Expiration Date: 08/27/2013
    Registrant: City Of Central Falls, 950 High St, Central Falls, RI 02863, Phone: (401) 729-1190
  • Lat: 41.892611 Lon: -71.383944, Call Sign: WPDR896
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.212 MHz, 453.537 MHz, 453.862 MHz, 458.212 MHz, 458.537 MHz, 458.862 MHz, 458.687 MHz, 460.012 MHz, 453.687 MHz, 465.012 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/02/2003, Expiration Date: 11/03/2013
    Registrant: Motorola, Inc, 12 Walker Way, North Scituate, RI 02857, Phone: (401) 547-0402, Fax: (401) 647-7957, Email:
  • 950 High St (Lat: 41.892611 Lon: -71.383944), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPEK304, Licensee ID: L00719901
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.210 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/04/1999, Expiration Date: 03/24/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/30/2004
    Registrant: City Of Central Falls, 950 High St, Central Hills, RI 02863, Phone: (404) 729-1190
  • 27 Foundry St (Lat: 41.890111 Lon: -71.385611), Call Sign: WYP687, Licensee ID: L00756699
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/14/2003, Expiration Date: 12/23/2013
    Registrant: Murdock Webbing Co Inc, 27 Foundry St, Central Falls, RI 02863
  • 19 Cross Street (Lat: 41.884556 Lon: -71.382278), Call Sign: KCA547, Licensee ID: L00057624
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.435 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/13/2004, Expiration Date: 05/01/2014
    Registrant: Quality Cab Inc, Pawtucket, RI 02862, Phone: (401) 725-3000
  • Lat: 41.886694 Lon: -71.390278, Call Sign: WQES891
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.887 MHz, 458.912 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/06/2006, Expiration Date: 04/06/2016, Certifier: Rene R Coutu
    Registrant: Comtronics Corporation, 1230 Furnace Brook Parkway, Quincy, MA 02169, Phone: (617) 770-0212, Fax: (617) 770-0429, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • BOS2429, 30 Washington St. (Lat: 41.886667 Lon: -71.390278), Type: Bant, Structure height: 34.1 m, Call Sign: WQFP964, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 21925.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17845.0 MHz, 18060.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/06/2006, Expiration Date: 09/06/2016, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.
    Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • BOS2501, 280 Rand Street (Lat: 41.882500 Lon: -71.397028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 31.1 m, Call Sign: WQIB732, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/27/2007, Expiration Date: 12/27/2017, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.
    Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • RI-PVD2088A, 30 Washington St (Lat: 41.886611 Lon: -71.390056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 31.8 m, Overall height: 34.8 m, Call Sign: WQMB540
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 22225.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 22325.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/18/2010, Expiration Date: 06/18/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Stree, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Central Falls)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2842U , Serial Number: 17250442, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 06/20/1963
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert Deshaies, 312 Cowden St, Central Falls, RI 02863, Other Owners: Edouardn Cadoret, Henri E Cadoret
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 65-TC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 31722 , Serial Number: 5970T, Year manufactured: 1940
    Registrant (Individual): James Chambers, 230 Washington St, Central Falls, RI 02863
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43487 , Serial Number: 7146, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Roderick Herrick, 29 Parker St, Central Falls, RI 02863
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 100 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9657L , Serial Number: AA1B-0157, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 05/11/1973
    Registrant (Individual): A Longobardi Vito, 571 Broad St # A, Central Falls, RI 02863

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED43$123,32624$110,00048$147,58316$30,4382$1,580,00017$104,765
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$137,6673$97,6671$245,0002$68,5000$01$90,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED27$138,22211$114,81845$156,7566$55,3331$250,0006$78,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$106,1117$123,42915$186,0672$25,0001$214,0004$140,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$97,1673$81,6672$138,0000$00$01$97,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0108.00 , 0109.00, 0110.00, 0111.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$95,0001$120,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$86,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0108.00 , 0109.00, 0110.00, 0111.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Businesses in Central Falls, RI
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1H&R Block1
Burger King1Penske1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
FedEx1UPS1

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