US Region Comparison

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Rhode Island

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Overview

Rhode Island officially the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations,[9] is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States. Rhode Island is the smallest in area, the eighth least populous, and the second most densely populated of the 50 U.S. states, following New Jersey. Its official name is also the longest of any state in the Union. Rhode Island is bordered by Connecticut to the west, Massachusetts to the north and east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the south via Rhode Island Sound and Block Island Sound. The state also shares a short maritime border with New York.

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fdi rank

29,700

fdi jobs

7.1%

of total private employment from fdi

320

global employers

22.7%

5 year growth in fdi employment

4.0%

5 year growth in private sector employment

FDI Employment by Industry

FDI Employment by Country

EDO Spotlight

Regional Marketplace Rhode Island (Coming Soon)
EDO Website State of Rhode Island Department of Administration
SelectUSA Contact Fred Johnson

Executive Office of Commerce

Hilary Fagan

EVP Business Development, Rhode Island Commerce Corporation

Target Industries

Ocean Sciences, Defense, Maritime, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, Iot, IT, Bioscience, Neuroscience, The Silver Economy, Offshore Energy, Renewables, Financial Technology & Custom & Advanced Manufacturing

Incentives Available

Incentives available for workforce training, real estate development, small business support, film & TV tax credits, manufacturing, research and development, renewable energy and foreign investment.

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Census Data

Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2016, (V2016)1317929
Population estimates, July 1, 2015, (V2015)1300092
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2016)1197824
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2015)1197792
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2016, (V2016)10
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2015, (V2015)8.5
Population, Census, April 1, 20101197816
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent, April 1, 20108.6
Persons under 18 years, percent, April 1, 201026.5
Persons 65 years and over, percent, April 1, 20108.8
Female persons, percent, April 1, 201050
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)50.7
Black or African American alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)25
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)0.7
Asian alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)2.9
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)Z
Two or More Races, percent, April 1, 20102.6
Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 2010 (b)42.4
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 201028.8
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2011-201546700
Foreign born persons, percent, 2011-201524.3
Housing
Housing units, April 1, 2010516639
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2011-201542.3
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2011-2015135400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2011-20151479
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2011-2015506
Median gross rent, 2011-2015863
Families and Living Arrangements
Households, 2011-2015477249
Persons per household, 2011-20152.6
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2011-201581.1
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2011-201543
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201574.5
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201530.2
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2011-20156.8
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent30.2
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201567.8
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201560.3
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)3851458
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000) (c)15083135
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000) (c)17731342
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)22578009
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)16889012
Total retail sales per capita, 2012 (c)13607
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2011-201526
Income and Poverty
Median household income (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201543781
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201528693
Persons in poverty, percent24
Businesses
All firms, 2012142658
Men-owned firms, 201276671
Women-owned firms, 201252798
Minority-owned firms, 201265749
Nonminority-owned firms, 201271545
Veteran-owned firms, 201212586
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012123174
Geography
Population per square mile, 20103517.6
Land area in square miles, 2010340.52
FIPS Code"4819000"

New Hampshire

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Overview

New Hampshire is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States. It is bordered by Massachusetts to the south, Vermont to the west, Maine and the Atlantic Ocean to the east, and the Canadian province of Quebec to the north. New Hampshire is the 5th smallest by land area and the 9th least populous of the 50 United States.

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fdi rank

42,500

fdi jobs

7.6%

of total private employment from fdi

450

global employers

8.1%

5 year growth in fdi employment

4.0%

5 year growth in private sector employment

FDI Employment by Industry

FDI Employment by Country

EDO Spotlight

Regional Marketplace New Hampshire (Coming Soon)
EDO Website NH Department of Business and Economic Affairs, Division of Economic Development
SelectUSA Contact Fred Johnson

Division of Economic Development

Michael Bergeron

Senior Business Development Manager

Target Industries

life sciences manufacturing and research; composites and advanced textiles; business and financial services; information technology and telecommunications

Incentives Available

New Hampshire's high quality of life and low business tax climate make it an attractive place to expand and grow a business. New Hampshire offers no use; sales; estate/inheritance; internet; inventory; capital gains; professional service or broadbae personal income tax; incentives include job training grants and tax credit programs for R&D and economic revitalization.

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Census Data

Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2016, (V2016)1317929
Population estimates, July 1, 2015, (V2015)1300092
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2016)1197824
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2015)1197792
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2016, (V2016)10
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2015, (V2015)8.5
Population, Census, April 1, 20101197816
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent, April 1, 20108.6
Persons under 18 years, percent, April 1, 201026.5
Persons 65 years and over, percent, April 1, 20108.8
Female persons, percent, April 1, 201050
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)50.7
Black or African American alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)25
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)0.7
Asian alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)2.9
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, April 1, 2010 (a)Z
Two or More Races, percent, April 1, 20102.6
Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 2010 (b)42.4
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 201028.8
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2011-201546700
Foreign born persons, percent, 2011-201524.3
Housing
Housing units, April 1, 2010516639
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2011-201542.3
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2011-2015135400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2011-20151479
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2011-2015506
Median gross rent, 2011-2015863
Families and Living Arrangements
Households, 2011-2015477249
Persons per household, 2011-20152.6
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2011-201581.1
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2011-201543
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201574.5
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201530.2
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2011-20156.8
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent30.2
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201567.8
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201560.3
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)3851458
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000) (c)15083135
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000) (c)17731342
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)22578009
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)16889012
Total retail sales per capita, 2012 (c)13607
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2011-201526
Income and Poverty
Median household income (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201543781
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201528693
Persons in poverty, percent24
Businesses
All firms, 2012142658
Men-owned firms, 201276671
Women-owned firms, 201252798
Minority-owned firms, 201265749
Nonminority-owned firms, 201271545
Veteran-owned firms, 201212586
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012123174
Geography
Population per square mile, 20103517.6
Land area in square miles, 2010340.52
FIPS Code"4819000"