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Ashaway, RI Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Ashaway is 1,307, which is 14.96% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 0.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Ashaway population density is 540.14 people per square mile, which is lower than the state average density of 681.77 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Ashaway is white, which represent 95.49% of the total population. The average Ashaway education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 1,307. #23

Population Growth Since 2000, #21

Ashaway, RI
Rhode Island

Population Density, #21

Ashaway, RI
540.14 per square mile
Rhode Island
681.77 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:1,248 (95.49%, #17)
Black:0 (0.00%, #23)
Hispanic:0 (0.00%, #26)
Asian:59 (4.51%, #4)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):0 (0.00%, #18)
One Race, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Two or More Races:0 (0.00%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Chinese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Filipino:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Japanese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Korean:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Vietnamese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Asian, Other:59 (100.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

1,135 (86.84%) out of the total population of 1,307 reported first ancestry.

 Ashaway, RI% of the Total PopulationRhode IslandU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.82%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.14%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.17%0.42%
Dutch211.61%, see rank0.53%1.40%
English18213.93%, see rank11.01%8.02%
French28721.96%, see rank15.51%3.34%
German14310.94%, see rank5.53%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.70%0.41%
Hungarian70.54%, see rank0.25%0.46%
Irish18314.00%, see rank18.53%10.80%
Italian38829.69%, see rank18.59%5.52%
Norwegian00.00%, see rank0.42%1.42%
Polish987.50%, see rank4.05%3.01%
Portuguese13410.25%, see rank9.44%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank1.04%0.92%
Scotch-Irish120.92%, see rank0.52%0.99%
Scottish352.68%, see rank1.91%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank3.04%0.95%
Swedish413.14%, see rank1.68%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.11%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.32%0.31%
American765.81%, see rank3.31%7.12%
Welsh00.00%, see rank0.30%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 691 (52.87%, see rank)
Females: 616 (47.13%, see rank)

Ashaway, RI
Male: 52.87%
Female: 47.13%
Rhode Island
Male: 48.40%
Female: 51.60%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Ashaway, RI
45.90 years old
Rhode Island
39.70 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Ashaway, RI
41.70 years old
Rhode Island
37.80 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Ashaway, RI
48.60 years old
Rhode Island
41.30 years old
38.80 years old

 Ashaway, RI% of the Total PopulationRhode IslandU.S.
Under 5 years261.99%, see rank5.27%6.36%
5 to 9 years463.52%, see rank5.55%6.51%
10 to 14 years1178.95%, see rank6.02%6.59%
15 to 19 years312.37%, see rank7.30%6.85%
20 to 24 years14411.02%, see rank7.86%7.13%
25 to 34 years16412.55%, see rank12.55%13.47%
35 to 44 years856.50%, see rank12.40%12.96%
45 to 54 years29422.49%, see rank14.93%14.09%
55 to 64 years19214.69%, see rank13.05%12.29%
65 to 74 years1229.33%, see rank7.75%7.64%
75 to 84 392.98%, see rank4.65%4.25%
85 years and over473.60%, see rank2.66%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Ashaway, RIRhode IslandU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population943, 100%716,161209,056,129
Less Than High School50, 5.30%, see rank14.60%13.67%
High School Graduate376, 39.87%, see rank27.36%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree304, 32.24%, see rank26.66%29.09%
Bachelor Degree168, 17.82%, see rank18.80%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree45, 4.77%, see rank12.59%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.48, see rank13.5813.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Ashaway, RI Rhode IslandU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)15190.07%, see rank9.93%, see rank88.59%11.41%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)36100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank85.51%14.49%90.60%9.40%
College86100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank58.28%41.72%78.37%21.63%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Ashaway, RIRhode IslandU.S.
Total Households530, 100%409,569116,211,092
Average Household Size2.47, see rank2.472.63
1 Person Households104, 19.62%, see rank30.24%27.57%
2 or More Person Households426, 80.38%, see rank69.76%72.43%
Family Households (Families)386, 72.83%, see rank62.51%66.22%
Average Family Size2.89, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family279, 52.64%, see rank43.97%48.42%
Nonfamily Households144, 27.17%, see rank37.49%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Ashaway, RI%Rhode IslandU.S.
15 Years and Over Total1,118see rank875,826252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over586100%, see rank418,818123,281,364
Never Married13623.21%, see rank39.16%35.77%
Married31052.90%, see rank48.59%52.04%
Widowed498.36%, see rank2.71%2.57%
Divorced9115.53%, see rank9.54%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over532100%, see rank457,008129,692,771
Never Married5810.90%, see rank32.70%29.48%
Married34665.04%, see rank44.41%49.19%
Widowed5610.53%, see rank10.09%9.16%
Divorced7213.53%, see rank12.80%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Ashaway, RI%Rhode IslandU.S.
Native1,26596.79%, see rank86.90%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence94372.15%, see rank58.42%58.73%
Born in Different State32224.64%, see rank26.33%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
00.00%, see rank2.15%1.42%
Foreign Born423.21%, see rank13.10%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship423.21%, see rank6.65%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship00.00%, see rank6.45%7.09%
Born In Europe70.54%, see rank2.97%1.53%
Born In Asia352.68%, see rank2.44%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank1.56%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.04%0.07%
Born In Latin America00.00%, see rank5.86%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.24%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Ashaway, RI%Rhode IslandU.S.
English47890.19%, see rank77.84%79.39%
Spanish101.89%, see rank10.13%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank9.19%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages356.60%, see rank1.98%3.36%
Other71.32%, see rank0.87%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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