Cranston, RI

Providence County

What you need to know about Cranston, RI

Cranston is located in Providence County, Rhode Island. The population is 76% White, 4% Black, 5% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 4% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 10% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $58,684 and the median home value is $217,100. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Cranston, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Cranston has a Walk Score ® of 48.


Homes Owned 65.46%
65.46% Complete
Homes Rented 34.54%
34.54% Complete

Real Estate

In Cranston, Rhode Island

Ready to move to Cranston? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Cranston.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Cranston, Rhode Island

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Cranston rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Cranston, Rhode Island

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Cranston.


Most residents are
45-54 Years old


In Cranston, Rhode Island

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Cranston.


Bachelor’s Degree 30%
30% Complete
Graduated High School 87%
87% Complete