Latest Data (2017)
Population 72,001
Nationwide Rank 494

Quick Facts

Pawtucket, Rhode Island is the 494th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Pawtucket, Rhode Island is a city.

Pawtucket, Rhode Island is currently 1.4% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Pawtucket, Rhode Island's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Pawtucket, Rhode Island Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
484 Apple Valley, California 73,077 33.8%
485 Rock Hill, South Carolina 73,068 43.9%
486 Pasco, Washington 73,013 114.4%
487 Bismarck, North Dakota 72,865 30.5%
488 New Britain, Connecticut 72,710 1.6%
489 Waukesha, Wisconsin 72,489 10.3%
490 Jacksonville, North Carolina 72,447 10.1%
491 Lafayette, Indiana 72,390 17.8%
492 Decatur, Illinois 72,174 -11.8%
493 Pittsburg, California 72,141 26.1%
494 Pawtucket, Rhode Island 72,001 -1.4%
495 Flagstaff, Arizona 71,975 35.5%
496 Lauderhill, Florida 71,970 7.5%
497 Gulfport, Mississippi 71,822 0.5%
498 Redlands, California 71,554 11.8%
499 Frederick, Maryland 71,408 34.4%
500 Passaic, New Jersey 71,247 4.9%
501 Wilmington, Delaware 71,106 -2.2%
502 Kissimmee, Florida 71,104 44.6%
503 Lynwood, California 71,099 1.6%
504 Maple Grove, Minnesota 71,066 38.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Rhode Island

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
418 Cranston 81,202 2.2%
422 Warwick 80,871 -5.9%
494 Pawtucket 72,001 -1.4%
815 East Providence 47,600 -2.4%
913 Woonsocket 41,759 -3.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 72,001 494
2016 71,427 494
2015 71,591 486
2014 71,499 481
2013 71,172 473
2012 71,170 465
2011 71,132 461
2010 71,148 455
2009 71,953 438
2008 71,989 430
2007 72,266 423
2006 72,717 413
2005 73,350 401
2004 73,987 397
2003 73,941 389
2002 73,772 385
2001 73,368 385
2000 73,046 379
1990 72,395 313
1900 39,231 95