Central Falls, Rhode Island

Central Falls: City in Rhode Island


Central Falls is a city located in the county of Providence in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. Its population at the 2010 census was 19,376 and a population density of 5,864 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 19,468 inhabitants.

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Location of Central Falls on Rhode Island map.

Quick Facts about Central Falls

Population : 19,468 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Rhode Island (United States)
County : Providence County
Postal code : 02863
Phone Area Codes : 401
Area : 3.3 km2
Altitude : 89 feet / 27 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 01:55:19 (7th December 2023)
Density : 5,892 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.47% (2010-2020)
Central Falls Street image
Central Falls Street
Central Falls Street image


Central Falls is located at 41°53'26"N 71°23'32"W (41.8906600, -71.3922800).

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The population of Central Falls increased by 0.47% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 19,376 - census
2011 19,527 0.77% estimation process
2012 19,512 -0.08% estimation process
2013 19,553 0.21% estimation process
2014 19,404 -0.77% estimation process
2015 19,377 -0.14% estimation process
2016 19,471 0.48% estimation process
2017 19,276 -1.01% estimation process
2018 19,430 0.79% estimation process
2019 19,568 0.71% estimation process
2020 19,468 -0.51% estimation process

Central Falls zip code is 02863. County name: Providence, County fips: 44007

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People born in Central Falls (15)

People born in Central Falls, including politician Charles Risk, politician Francis Condon, art director in films William Wallace, .


  • Edward McCrorie (American writer and academic) he was born in 19/11/1936
  • John Robitaille (American businessman) he was born in 14/08/1948
  • Maggie Black (American dance teacher) she was born in 31/03/1930
  • Max Surkont (American baseball player) he was born in 16/06/1922
  • Michael Breault (game designer and writer) he was born in 28/05/1958
  • Roland Hemond (executive in Major League Baseball) he was born in 26/10/1929
  • Charley Bassett (Major League Baseball player (1863-1942)) he was born in 09/02/1863
  • Edgar Taylor (American aviator) he was born in 09/01/1897
  • Armand H. Cote (American politician) he was born in 19/04/1909
  • Wilfred I. Duphiney (American painter) he was born in 01/01/1884
  • Edgar Laplante (American actor and fraudster (1888-1944)) he was born in 01/01/1888
  • Raymond A. Noury (american WW2 veteran) he was born in 17/07/1923

Schools in Central Falls

College & universities near Central Falls, RI

Code Name City ZIP
217323 New England Tractor Trailer Training School of Rhode Island Pawtucket (RI) 02860

Stations (24)

Amtrak & bus stations near Central Falls, RI

Code Name Address Type
PVD Providence station 100 Gaspee Street RAIL
RTE Route 128 station 50 University Ave RAIL
FRA Framingham station 417 Waverly St. RAIL
KIN Kingston station 1 Railroad Avenue RAIL
WOR Union Station 2 Washington Square RAIL

Post offices near Central Falls

Post Office Name City ZIP
Central Fall Post Office Central Falls (RI) 02863

Other cities in Providence County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Providence County , RI.

City Name Population Title
Providence 179,270 The capital and most populous city of Rhode Island.
Cranston 81,142 The second most populous city in Rhode Island.
Pawtucket 71,710 The second most populous city in Providence County, Rhode Island.
East Providence 47,337 A city in Providence County, Rhode Island.
Woonsocket 41,545 The second-largest city in Rhode Island.
Cumberland 35,207 Town of the United States
North Providence 32,507 Town in Rhode Island, United States
Smithfield 21,842 County seat of Johnston County, North Carolina
North Smithfield 12,576 Town in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States
Valley Falls 11,547 City in Kansas, United States
North Scituate 11,171 Census designated place in Massachusetts
Cumberland Hill 7,934 Census-designated place in Providence County, Rhode Island
Foster 4,747 Town in Providence County, Rhode Island
Pascoag 4,577 Census-designated place in Providence County, Rhode Island

Distance to Other Cities

Central Falls distances to largest Rhode Island cities