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Area Profile for Rhode Island

Local Area Information Rhode Island
Population 1,056,138
Civilian labor force 564,705
Number employed 526,071
Unemployment rate 6.8%
Median household income $61,043
Per capita income $33,315
Poverty rate 13.4%
High school graduates 87.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher 33%
Median gross rent $957
Rent as a percentage of household income 29.9%
Median housing value $242,200
Owner costs as a percentage of household income 21.3%
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 24.6 Min
Civilian veterans 7.1%