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THE PROVIDENCE-WARWICK-FALL RIVER metropolitan area ranked No. 49 in among the largest 100 metro areas in the nation for the percentage of older millennials, ages 25 to 34, who are college graduates. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL OKONIEWSKI

Report: Providence metro ranks No. 49 for older millennial college graduates

PROVIDENCE – The Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area ranked No. 49 among the largest metropolitan areas in the nation for percentage of millennials age 25-34,...
PROVIDENCE RANKED NO. 3 for cities with the highest income inequality in a study of the largest metropolitan areas in the country and the most-populous cities in those areas. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Report: Providence ranks poorly for income inequality

PROVIDENCE – In 2016, Providence ranked No. 3 for highest income inequality among the most populous cities in the largest 100 metropolitan areas in...
THE NON-SEASONALLY-ADJUSTED unemployment rate in the Providence metropolitan area declined 0.1 percentage points year over year. / COURTESY BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS

Providence metro unemployment ticked down in Dec.

PROVIDENCE – The non-seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area declined 0.1 percentage points year over year to 4.1 percent in December,...
MORTGAGE DELINQUENCIES in the Providence metro area were 5.5 percent in October, a 0.7 percentage point decline from October 2016. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/DAVID CALVERT

Mortgage delinquencies in Providence metro continue decline in Oct.

PROVIDENCE – Mortgage delinquencies in the Providence metropolitan area declined 0.7 percentage points to 5.5 percent in October, according to a CoreLogic report issued...
THE NON-SEASONALLY ADJUSTED unemployment rate in the Providence metro area decreased 0.1 percentage points year over year to 4.2 percent. / COURTESY U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS

Providence metro Nov. unemployment ticks down while labor force grows

PROVIDENCE - The civilian labor force in the Providence metropolitan area grew year over year in November while the unemployment rate ticked down, according...
THE PROVIDENCE-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area was among 336 metropolitan areas with unemployment rates lower in March than they were in March 2016.

Providence metro’s unemployment rate falls to 4.8% in March

PROVIDENCE – The Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area was among 336 metropolitan areas with unemployment rates lower in March than they were in March 2016,...
THIS SITE at 132 Pearls Way in South Kingstown will house ELITE Indoor Gun Range. The Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area ranked 49th in the nation for construction employment growth over the year in March, the Associated General Contractors of America said Tuesday. PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Construction employment climbs 9% in Prov. metro in March

PROVIDENCE – The Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area ranked 49th in the nation for 9 percent construction employment growth over the year through March, the...
HOME PRICES in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area rose 5.3 percent over the year in February, to $267,000, according to Black Knight Financial Services. / COURTESY BLACK KNIGHT FINANCIAL SERVICES

Black Knight: Home prices climb in Prov. metro in February

PROVIDENCE – Home prices in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area rose 5.3 percent over the year in February, to $267,000, ranking it 14th lowest...
NATIONALLY, 5.3 percent of mortgages were late by 30 days or more in January, a 1.1 percentage point decline, and 2.5 percent of mortgages were in serious delinquency, a seven-tenths of a percentage point decline. /COURTESY CORELOGIC

CoreLogic: Late mortgages decline in Providence metro, R.I., in January

PROVIDENCE – The percentages of mortgages late by 30 days or more declined over the year in January in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area...
JOBLESS RATES were lower in March than a year earlier in 18 states and stable in 32 states and the District of Columbia, according to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics.

BLS: Providence metro unemployment rate drops in February to 5.1%

PROVIDENCE – Unemployment rates were lower in February than a year earlier in 274 of the nation's 388 metropolitan areas, including in the Providence-Warwick-Fall...
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