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Central Falls, RI (Rhode Island) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $160,435 (it was $93,200 in 2000)
Central Falls:

$160,435
Rhode Island:

$257,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $131,012 - $219,445

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $187,895
Here:

$187,895
State:

$310,988

Townhouses or other attached units: $182,529
Here:

$182,529
State:

$273,633

In 2-unit structures: $182,366
Here:

$182,366
State:

$213,791

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $176,816
Here:

$176,816
State:

$200,546

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $202,338
Here:

$202,338
State:

$217,522

Central Falls,RI index of house prices

Total population: 19,328 (Urban population: 18,928, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 7,323 (6,276 occupied: 1,463 owner occupied, 4,723 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

76%
State:

39%

Housing density: 6,056 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $83,312.

Median contract rent in 2017: $388 (lower quartile is $300, upper quartile is $463)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $631


Median gross rent in Central Falls, RI in 2017: $463

Housing units in Central Falls with a mortgage: 1,055 (95 second mortgage, 70 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 407

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $56,288

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $31,152

Median monthly housing costs: $875


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Central Falls, Rhode Island Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1939

Median year apartment built: 1940

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,506
  • In family households: 16,610 (2,024 male householders, 2,220 female householders)
    2,003 spouses, 7,787 children (7,213 natural, 101 adopted, 510 stepchildren), 528 grandchildren, 313 brothers or sisters, 425 parents, 482 other relatives, 790 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,474 (831 male householders (651 living alone)), 1,166 female householders (1,095 living alone)), 478 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 411

Size of family households: 1,146 2-persons, 1,182 3-persons, 1,030 4-persons, 566 5-persons, 212 6-persons, 147 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,743 1-person, 169 2-persons, 43 3-persons, 18 4-persons.

2,491 married couples with children.
2,340 single-parent households (704 men, 1,636 women).

29.2% of residents of Central Falls speak English at home.
57.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (42% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
12.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (68% speak English very well, 33% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (65% speak English very well, 35% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 7,508 (38.5%)
(39.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.3
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • 24no bedroom
  • 1021 bedroom
  • 2982 bedrooms
  • 8263 bedrooms
  • 1054 bedrooms
  • 895+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • 187no bedroom
  • 1,0841 bedroom
  • 1,6512 bedrooms
  • 1,4853 bedrooms
  • 1634 bedrooms
  • 585+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Central Falls in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Central Falls in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 133no vehicle
  • 5111 vehicle
  • 5242 vehicles
  • 1513 vehicles
  • 1274 vehicles
  • 225+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Central Falls in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Central Falls in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,211no vehicle
  • 2,4001 vehicle
  • 8102 vehicles
  • 2183 vehicles
  • 504 vehicles
  • 125+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • 241 room
  • 182 rooms
  • 383 rooms
  • 1554 rooms
  • 5325 rooms
  • 4436 rooms
  • 697 rooms
  • 708 rooms
  • 1109+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • 1881 room
  • 2432 rooms
  • 1,0773 rooms
  • 1,1454 rooms
  • 1,1785 rooms
  • 5896 rooms
  • 1917 rooms
  • 368 rooms
  • 239+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2017 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Central Falls, RI
  • Central Falls, RI household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Central Falls, RI in 2017
  • 693Less than $10,000
  • 1,088$10,000 to $19,999
  • 1,166$20,000 to $29,999
  • 744$30,000 to $39,999
  • 519$40,000 to $49,999
  • 469$50,000 to $59,999
  • 473$60,000 to $74,999
  • 449$75,000 to $99,999
  • 364$100,000 to $124,999
  • 19$125,000 to $149,999
  • 90$150,000 to $199,999
  • 40$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Central Falls, RI

  • Distribution of house value in Central Falls, RI in 2017
  • 51$10,000 to $14,999
  • 0$20,000 to $24,999
  • 13$25,000 to $29,999
  • 0$40,000 to $49,999
  • 24$50,000 to $59,999
  • 6$60,000 to $69,999
  • 14$70,000 to $79,999
  • 51$80,000 to $89,999
  • 5$90,000 to $99,999
  • 139$100,000 to $124,999
  • 244$125,000 to $149,999
  • 219$150,000 to $174,999
  • 92$175,000 to $199,999
  • 165$200,000 to $249,999
  • 151$250,000 to $299,999
  • 74$300,000 to $399,999
  • 10$400,000 to $499,999
  • 9$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Central Falls, RI

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Central Falls, RI in 2017
  • 19$100 to $149
  • 24$150 to $199
  • 299$200 to $249
  • 146$250 to $299
  • 131$300 to $349
  • 82$350 to $399
  • 64$400 to $449
  • 157$450 to $499
  • 262$500 to $549
  • 232$550 to $599
  • 663$600 to $649
  • 327$650 to $699
  • 471$700 to $749
  • 278$750 to $799
  • 746$800 to $899
  • 273$900 to $999
  • 178$1,000 to $1,249
  • 75$1,250 to $1,499
  • 32$1,500 to $1,999
  • 40No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 63.0%
Number of people working at home: 133 (1.6% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 202
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 365
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,043
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,366
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,167
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 712
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 908
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 159
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 535
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 471
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 691
  • 90 or more minutes: 315
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Central Falls

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,927 (67%)
  • Carpooled: 443 (15%)
  • Taxi: 13 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 3 (0%)
  • Walked: 379 (13%)
  • Worked at home: 133 (5%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 19.5%Males
  • 5.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 6.3%Males
  • 15.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 37.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 9.4%Males
  • 7.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 7.6%Males
  • 46.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.3%Males
  • 9.1%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Central Falls, Rhode Island
  • 1,5572010 or later
  • 2,6702000 to 2009
  • 1,3981990 to 1999
  • 1,8741980 to 1989
  • 1,0331970 to 1979
  • 489Before 1970
Ancestries in Central Falls, RI

First ancestries reported:

  • Cape Verdean: 1,315 (11.1%)
  • Portuguese: 488 (4.1%)
  • French: 284 (2.4%)
  • American: 237 (2.0%)
  • Polish: 218 (1.8%)
  • French Canadian: 173 (1.5%)
  • Italian: 155 (1.3%)
  • Irish: 119 (1.0%)
  • Haitian: 109 (0.9%)
  • English: 101 (0.9%)
  • African: 87 (0.7%)
  • Syrian: 49 (0.4%)
  • Nigerian: 31 (0.3%)
  • Greek: 29 (0.2%)
  • Senegalese: 28 (0.2%)
  • West Indian: 23 (0.2%)
  • Brazilian: 22 (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 20 (0.2%)
  • Guyanese: 17 (0.1%)
  • German: 15 (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 11 (0.09%)
  • Romanian: 9 (0.08%)
  • Israeli: 7 (0.06%)
  • Ghanaian: 7 (0.06%)
  • Scottish: 4 (0.03%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Guatemala
Central Falls:

33.2% (2,533)
Rhode Island:

9.8% (14,069)

Colombia
Central Falls:

19.2% (1,469)
Rhode Island:

4.3% (6,235)

Cabo Verde
Central Falls:

12.8% (981)
Rhode Island:

5.4% (7,848)

Dominican Republic
Central Falls:

11.2% (854)
Rhode Island:

17.6% (25,313)

Mexico
Central Falls:

7.3% (558)
Rhode Island:

2.2% (3,154)

Portugal
Central Falls:

4.2% (324)
Rhode Island:

11.1% (15,961)

El Salvador
Central Falls:

2.8% (212)
Rhode Island:

1.9% (2,743)

Poland
Central Falls:

2.0% (152)
Rhode Island:

0.9% (1,254)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,820
  • Other state: 2,994
  • Northeast: 2,114
  • Midwest: 166
  • South: 531
  • West: 183

82.8% of Central Falls residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41.6% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 22.7% lived in Rhode Island.


Central Falls:

82.8%
State average:

88.0%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 249
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 314
  • 5th and 6th grade: 434
  • 7th and 8th grade: 79
  • 9th grade: 237
  • 10th grade: 179
  • 11th grade: 226
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 212
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,391
  • Less than 1 year of college: 114
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 393
  • Associate degree: 189
  • Bachelor's degree: 338
  • Master's degree: 85
  • Professional school degree: 52
  • Doctorate degree: 25
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 232
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 480
  • 5th and 6th grade: 417
  • 7th and 8th grade: 213
  • 9th grade: 160
  • 10th grade: 250
  • 11th grade: 284
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 67
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,899
  • Less than 1 year of college: 232
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 528
  • Associate degree: 306
  • Bachelor's degree: 334
  • Master's degree: 67
  • Professional school degree: 19
  • Doctorate degree: 9
Educational Attainment for Females
Central Falls marital status for males
Central Falls marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 665
  • One, attached: 114
  • Two: 1,321
  • 3 or 4: 3,523
  • 5 to 9: 871
  • 10 to 19: 82
  • 20 to 49: 103
  • 50 or more: 616
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 4.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 4.9%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Central Falls
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Central Falls, RI
  • 79.4%Utility gas
  • 12.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.5%Electricity
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Coal or coke
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Central Falls, RI
  • 80.7%Utility gas
  • 12.1%Electricity
  • 4.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 241
Here:

9.8%
Rhode Island:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 114
Here:

9.3%
Rhode Island:

13.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 143
Here:

18.5%
Rhode Island:

43.0%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability