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Providence historic map - Providence, RI, 1896
Providence, RI, 1896

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Providence is in Providence County. The county seat is Providence.

Major ancestry groups reported by Providence residents include:

· Black or African American - 15%
· Italian - 13%
· Irish - 9%
· Dominican Republic - 8%
· Puerto Rican - 7%
· Other Hispanic or Latino - 7%
· English - 5%
· Central American: - 5%
· Subsaharan African - 4%
· Portuguese - 4%
· Guatemalan - 4%
· French (except Basque) - 4%
· German - 3%
· Polish - 2%
· Cambodian - 2%
· Cape Verdean - 2%
· West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2%
· French Canadian - 2%
· Russian - 1%
· South American - 1%
· Mexican - 1%
· American Indian tribes, specified - 1%
· Haitian - 1%
· African - 1%
· Laotian - 1%
· Scottish - 1%
· Chinese, except Taiwanese - 1%
· Asian Indian - 1%
· Spanish - 1%
· Swedish - 1%
· All other tribes - 1%
· Armenian - 1%
· Hmong - 1%
· Salvadoran - 1%
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Libraries in Providence include Fox Point Branch, Knight Memorial Library, Library of Rhode Island, Mount Pleasant Branch, Olneyville Branch, Providence Public Library, Rochambeau Branch, Smith Hill Branch, South Providence Branch, Wanskuck Branch ... More libraries

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