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Census Tract 179, Woonsocket, Rhode Island
Census Tract 179 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.
This 0.3 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 3,200and is one of 18 Opportunity Zones in Providence County.
The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Rhode Island.
Census Tract 179 Demographics
The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:
Median Household Income
This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $32,000, which is 55% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Rhode Island of $71,000.
The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 34%, which is 23% higherthan the rate for the state of Rhode Island of 11%.
Median Home Value
This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $130,000, which is 54% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Rhode Island of $280,000.
This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 80%, which is 9% lowerthan the rate for the state of Rhode Island of 89%.
This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 37, which is 7% 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.
There are no Opportunity Zone Funds in the OpportunityDb databasewith a focus specifically on Rhode Island properties.