Census Tract 8, Providence, Rhode Island

Census Tract 8 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Providence, Rhode Island.

This 0.5 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 4,600and is one of 18 Opportunity Zones in Providence County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Rhode Island.

Census Tract 8 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$35K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $35,000, which is 51% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Rhode Island of $71,000.

Poverty Rate

37%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 37%, which is 26% higherthan the rate for the state of Rhode Island of 11%.

Median Home Value

$386K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $390,000, which is 39% higherthan the median home value for the state of Rhode Island of $280,000.

Education

86%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 86%, which is 3% lowerthan the rate for the state of Rhode Island of 89%.

Median Age

26

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 26, which is 35% lowerthan the median age for the state of Rhode Island of 40.

Rhode Island OZ Funds

There is 1QOZ Fundin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Rhode Islandas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Rhode Island; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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