Providence

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  1. Providence Legal Resources
  2. Providence Statistics
  3. Providence Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Providence Employment Information
  5. Providence Family Information
  6. Providence Education Information
  7. Providence Public Benefits Information
  8. Providence Criminal Information
  9. Providence Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Providence Zip Codes


Providence Legal Resources

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Providence Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 19,445
  • Land Area (2000): 337.627 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 17.497 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 7,700

Providence Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 1,437 7.22%
 Rural, Farm 290 1.46%
 Rural, Non-farm 18,177 91.32%

Providence Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Providence Employment Information

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Providence Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 866 16.19%
2. Public Administration 272 5.09%
3. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 238 4.45%
4. Metal Manufactuing 226 4.23%
5. Educational Services 202 3.78%
6. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 196 3.66%
7. Truck Transportation 189 3.53%
8. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 182 3.40%
9. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 149 2.79%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 139 2.60%
11. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 135 2.52%
12. Accommodation and Food Services 122 2.28%
13. Repair and Maintenance 115 2.15%
14. Other Transportation 113 2.11%
15. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 102 1.91%
16. Utilities 100 1.87%
17. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 86 1.61%
18. Wood Manufacturing 84 1.57%
19. Health Care 82 1.53%
20. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 78 1.46%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 643 14.19%
2. Health Care 606 13.37%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 254 5.60%
4. Finance and Insurance 230 5.08%
5. Public Administration 230 5.08%
6. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 174 3.84%
7. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 173 3.82%
8. Social Assistance 167 3.68%
9. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 165 3.64%
10. Apparel Manufacturing 157 3.46%
11. Food and Beverage Stores 119 2.63%
12. Construction 113 2.49%
13. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 99 2.18%
14. Department and Other General Stores 98 2.16%
15. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 73 1.61%
16. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 67 1.48%
17. Personal and Laundry Services 64 1.41%
18. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 63 1.39%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 55 1.21%
20. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 55 1.21%

Providence Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 448 8.38%
2. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 423 7.91%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 384 7.18%
4. Vehicle Mechanics 295 5.52%
5. Other Management Occupations 218 4.08%
6. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 197 3.68%
7. Other Construction Trades 181 3.38%
8. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 181 3.38%
9. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 171 3.20%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 171 3.20%
11. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 168 3.14%
12. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 160 2.99%
13. Carpenters 142 2.65%
14. Top Executives 131 2.45%
15. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 127 2.37%
16. Electricians 115 2.15%
17. Construction Laborers 101 1.89%
18. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 90 1.68%
19. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 87 1.63%
20. Law Enforcement Workers 83 1.55%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 334 7.37%
2. Other Office and Admin Support 316 6.97%
3. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 226 4.99%
4. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 216 4.77%
5. Other Production Occupations 189 4.17%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 181 3.99%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 167 3.68%
8. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 162 3.57%
9. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 138 3.05%
10. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 134 2.96%
11. Cashiers 131 2.89%
12. Other Management Occupations 115 2.54%
13. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 110 2.43%
14. Registered Nurses 106 2.34%
15. Waiters and Waitresses 99 2.18%
16. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 97 2.14%
17. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 96 2.12%
18. Other Food Preparation and Servers 93 2.05%
19. Assemblers and Fabricators 86 1.90%
20. Accountants and Auditors 84 1.85%

Providence Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 9,264 59.04%
15-35 hours 1,520 9.69%
1-14 hours 326 2.08%
No regular hours 4,581 29.20%

Providence Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 230 2.45%
5 AM-5:29 AM 294 3.13%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 451 4.80%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,087 11.56%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,168 12.43%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,461 15.54%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,855 19.73%
8 AM-8:29 AM 883 9.39%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 262 2.79%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 252 2.68%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 117 1.24%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 84 0.89%
Noon-3:59 PM 637 6.78%
4 PM-11:59 PM 619 6.59%

Providence Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 216 2.30%
5-9 612 6.51%
10-14 1,391 14.80%
15-19 1,863 19.82%
20-24 1,766 18.79%
25-29 488 5.19%
30-34 1,429 15.20%
35-39 198 2.11%
40-44 239 2.54%
45-59 684 7.28%
60-89 389 4.14%
At least 90 125 1.33%

Providence Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 12 0.13% 6,324 67.28%
30-44 0 0.00% 1,866 19.85%
45-59 0 0.00% 684 7.28%
At least 60 2 0.02% 512 5.45%

Providence Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 18 0.19%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,265 13.04%
 Car / truck / van, solo 7,878 81.19%
 Motorcycle 22 0.23%
 Other 105 1.08%
 Public transportation 14 0.14%
 Walked 98 1.01%
 Worked at home 303 3.12%

Providence Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Providence Family Information

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Households (2000): 7,212 (18,958 people)
Families (2000): 5,608 (16,716 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,605
People at same address in 1995: 11,530

Providence Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 488 6.77%
$10,000-$14,999 359 4.98%
$15,000-$19,999 431 5.98%
$20,000-$24,999 427 5.92%
$25,000-$29,999 563 7.81%
$30,000-$34,999 417 5.78%
$35,000-$39,999 460 6.38%
$40,000-$44,999 478 6.63%
$45,000-$49,999 512 7.10%
$50,000-$59,999 920 12.76%
$60,000-$74,999 844 11.70%
$75,000-$99,999 805 11.16%
$100,000-$124,999 296 4.10%
$125,000-$149,999 73 1.01%
$150,000-$199,999 58 0.80%
$200,000 or more 81 1.12%

Providence Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,353 18.93%
 Family, 2 people 2,448 34.24%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 230 3.22%
 Family, 3 people 1,419 19.85%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 24 0.34%
 Family, 4 people 1,161 16.24%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 8 0.11%
 Family, 5 people 351 4.91%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 4 0.06%
 Family, 6 people 96 1.34%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 2 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 53 0.74%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Providence Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 6,102 31.20%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 2,238 11.44%
Public Assistance 177 0.90%
Retirement 1,298 6.64%
Self Employment 908 4.64%
Social Security 1,764 9.02%
Supplemental Security 297 1.52%
Wage / Salary 5,880 30.06%
Other 896 4.58%

Providence Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,737 56.90%
 With children under 18 2,073 43.10%

Providence Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 647 7.87%
 Married 5,208 63.33%
 Never Married 2,190 26.63%
 Widowed 179 2.18%

Providence Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 664 8.64%
 Married 5,205 67.73%
 Never Married 1,143 14.87%
 Widowed 673 8.76%

Providence Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Providence Education Information

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Providence Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 1,002 6.63%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,611 17.27%
 High school diploma or equivalent 5,631 37.25%
 Some college, no degree 2,962 19.60%
 Associate degree 1,009 6.68%
 Bachelors degree 1,437 9.51%
 Graduate or professional degree 464 3.07%

Providence Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 71 0.37% 205 1.05% 276 1.42%
Kindergarten 264 1.36% 63 0.32% 327 1.68%
Grades 1-4 988 5.08% 147 0.76% 1,135 5.84%
Grades 5-8 965 4.96% 161 0.83% 1,126 5.79%
Grades 9-12 999 5.14% 54 0.28% 1,053 5.42%
Undergrad college 530 2.73% 90 0.46% 620 3.19%
Graduate or professional school 80 0.41% 59 0.30% 139 0.71%
Total 3,897 20.04% 779 4.01% 4,676 24.05%

Providence Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Providence Public Benefits Information

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Providence Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 17,638 93.01%
 Below Poverty Level 1,326 6.99%

Providence Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Providence Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 830
Providence Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Providence Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Providence Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,481 12.76%
10-19 Years 2,518 12.95%
20-29 Years 2,270 11.67%
30-39 Years 3,349 17.22%
40-49 Years 3,237 16.65%
50-59 Years 2,610 13.42%
60-69 Years 1,553 7.99%
70-79 Years 995 5.12%
80-89 Years 370 1.90%
90+ Years 62 0.32%

Providence Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 10,038 51.62%
 Female 9,407 48.38%

Providence Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 17,125 88.07%
 African-American 1,778 9.14%
 Hispanic/Latino 198 1.02%
 Multiracial 146 0.75%
 Amerindian 94 0.48%
 Asian 86 0.44%
 Pacific Islander 9 0.05%
 Other Race 9 0.05%

Providence Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 3,863 31.69%
2. German 2,630 21.57%
3. English 1,683 13.81%
4. Irish 1,401 11.49%
5. Scotch Irish 437 3.58%
6. Scottish 358 2.94%
7. Italian 297 2.44%
8. Dutch 219 1.80%
9. Polish 218 1.79%
10. French Non-Basque 203 1.67%

Providence Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 18,114 96.88%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 314 1.68%
3. Miao / Hmong 47 0.25%
4. German 44 0.24%
5. French 41 0.22%
6. Laotian 41 0.22%
7. Japanese 34 0.18%
8. Other Indo European 17 0.09%
9. Vietnamese 16 0.09%
10. Italian 11 0.06%

Providence Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 19,675 98.85%
 Naturalized immigrant 130 0.65%
 Not a citizen 99 0.50%

Providence Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Providence Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Providence Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

27315