Woonsocket, Rhode Island

Population 41,082

Woonsocket is located in Providence County, RI. The population is 41,082, making Woonsocket the 5th largest city in Providence County and the 6th largest city in the state of Rhode Island.

There are 16 public schools in Woonsocket with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Woonsocket is moderate , and there are 125 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Woonsocket is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Woonsocket property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Woonsocket include Cumberland Hill, North Smithfield and Blackstone.

Woonsocket Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 20.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 15.8%

Crime Rate

1.29% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 188
  • Violent Crimes: 532
  • Robbery: 132
  • Burglary: 631
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

40.06% Higher than national avg.
  • 125 offenders in Woonsocket
  • 30.43 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

288 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 17
  • Registered Polluters: 13
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 257


Moderate 4.2%
  • Rhode Island unemployment average: 3.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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16 Public Schools view public schools

There are 16 K-12 public schools in Woonsocket, RI and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Woonsocket's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

125 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Woonsocket, RI

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$229,900 compared to March 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

8 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Woonsocket, RI issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Woonsocket, RI issued 9 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $748
  • 1 Bedroom: $849
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,014
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,271
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,508

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Environmental Hazards

288 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (161/161)
    Woonsocket, RI has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Woonsocket, RI is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.1 Average
    Woonsocket, RI is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 29.7°
  • February 32.62°
  • March 41°
  • April 50.93°
  • May 60.13°
  • June 68.39°
  • July 75.44°
  • August 72.95°
  • September 65.93°
  • October 55.17°
  • November 44.95°
  • December 32.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Woonsocket, RI

Woonsocket, RI has a low risk of earthquakes.
Woonsocket, RI has a high risk of hurricanes.
Woonsocket, RI has a low risk of hail storms.
Woonsocket, RI has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Woonsocket, RI: $37,235


Unemployment in Woonsocket is 4.2%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.3% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 50.01%
White Collar - 49.99%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Gina Raimondo
  • Sen. Jack Reed
  • Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

City Representatives

  • David Cicilline

Neighborhood Info

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