Blackstone neighborhood in Providence, RI at a glance

Blackstone is a primarily residential neighborhood in Providence, Rhode Island.

In the northeast junction of the city and bordered to the south and west by Lloyd Avenue and Hope Street, respectively . It is one of the six regions that make up the east side of Providence .

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 Blackstone at a glance:

POPULATION

3244 families (62389)

The 7,358 people (173,618)

Under 18 years of age, 20.1% (26.1)

 

DIVERSITY

92.5% white (54.5) 1.5% Black or African American (14.5)

90.9% of non-Hispanic whites (45.8) 2.1% Hispanics (30.0)

3.9% Asian or Pacific Islander (6.2) 0.1% Native American (1.1)

Another 0.7% (17.6) 1.4% reported two or more breeds (6.1)

9% of children in public schools speak a primary language other than English.

The average income of $ 117,522 ($ 32,058)

The average family income $ 87,727 ($ 26,867)

Families in poverty ‘of 1.1% (23.9)

Public families 0.6% (10.2)

 

LIVING PLACE

Total units: 3359 (67915)

65.7% of the homes occupied by their owners (34.6)

Single family unit of 55.9% (26.4)

Duplex unit 16.8% (22.2)

Multifamily units of 27.2% (50.1)

87.4% of homes built before 1960 (70.1)

4.1% of empty housing (8.1)

Overcrowding 1,1% (8,4)

 

The median value of sales and the number of sales per year

$ 396,250 for single family home ($ 130,000)

$ 304,000 for the 2 to 5 family residence ($ 129,000)

SIZE 1.86 square miles (18.2)

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