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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Providence, RI

 
Providence is the capital and the most populous city of the U.S. state of Rhode Island, and one of the first cities established in the United States. Located in Providence County, it is the estimated third-largest city in the New England region. Despite having an estimated population of 172,459 as of 2007, it anchors the 36th largest metropolitan population in the country, with an estimated MSA population of 1,600,856, exceeding that of Rhode Island by about 60% due to its reaching into southern Massachusetts. Situated at the mouth of the Providence River, on Narragansett Bay, the city's small footprint is crisscrossed by seemingly erratic streets and a rapidly changing demographic using them. Providence was founded in 1636 by Roger Williams, a religious exile from the Massachusetts Bay... (from wikipedia)
 
 
 

 
General Information
Providence County201,736 Population (as of 2000)
Rhode Island State186,582 Population (current)
23.0 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.4 Square Miles of Water$118,857 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$28,540 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
5,773 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,069,254,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
107,603 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$4,013,494,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
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Median Ages (as of 2000)
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