Place:Providence, Rhode Island, United States

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NameProvidence
Alt namesProvidencesource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates41.833°N 71.6°W
Located inRhode Island, United States     (1703 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Providence County is a county located in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. As of the 2010 census, the population was 626,667. The center of population of Rhode Island is located in Providence County, in the city of Cranston [1]. It is the 97th most populous county in the United States.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1703 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1790 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1870 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1790 24,391
1800 25,854
1810 30,769
1820 35,736
1830 47,018
1840 58,073
1850 87,526
1860 107,799
1870 149,190
1880 197,874
1890 255,123
1900 328,683
1910 424,353
1920 475,190
1930 540,016
1940 550,298
1950 574,973
1960 568,778
1970 580,261
1980 571,349
1990 596,270

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External links

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