Puerto Rico Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Puerto Rico Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 3,316,340 -2.0%
Male Population 1,576,939 -2.1%
Female Population 1,739,401 -1.9%
Male Population 47.55 %
Female Population 52.45 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 42.1 2.2%
Citizen US Born 0 %
Citizen not US Born 0 %
Not Citizen 0 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 0 %
Moved from Same Country 0 %
Moved from Same State 0 %
Moved from Different State 0 %
Same House as Last Year 0 %

Occupational Employment in Puerto Rico top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 817,332 -0.1%
Blue Collar 210,547 0.5%
White Collar 79.52 %
Blue Collar 20.48 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 128,465 1.8%
Private Companies 636,370 0.7%
Governmental Workers 218,948 -2.1%
Not for Profit Companies 44,096 -3.8%
Self Employees 12.5 %
Private Companies 61.91 %
Governmental Workers 21.3 %
Not for Profit Companies 4.29 %

Number of Households in Puerto Rico top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 1,192,199 -1.0%
Average People Per Household 3 0.0%
Family Households 809,042 -2.2%
Non-family Households 383,157 1.6%
Family Households 67.86 %
Non-family Households 32.14 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 338,388 -4.3%
Households without Children 853,811 0.3%
Households with Children 28.38 %
Households without Children 71.62 %

Median and Average Income in Puerto Rico top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $31,829.57 2.7%
Median Household Income $18,763.00 -0.3%

Housing in Puerto Rico top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 1,560,008 -0.2%
Median Year Built 1980 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 31,095 -5.1%
Built between 1940 and 1949 54,796 -0.9%
Built between 1950 and 1959 136,198 -1.6%
Built between 1960 and 1969 273,075 1.8%
Built between 1970 and 1979 352,678 -0.2%
Built between 1980 and 1989 260,899 0.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 238,129 -1.6%
Built between 2000 and 2009 195,423 -1.0%
Built in 2010 or Later 17,715 14.7%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 1,192,199 -1.0%
Owner Occupied 812,253 -0.9%
Renter Occupied 379,946 -1.2%
Owner Occupied 68.13 %
Renter Occupied 31.87 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 316,200 -2.1%
Without Mortgage 496,053 -0.2%
Median Value with Mortgage $121,300.00 -1.5%
Median Value without Mortgage $93,000.00 -1.9%
Median Housing Costs per Month $271.00 0.7%
With Mortgage 38.93 %
Without Mortgage 61.07 %

Puerto Rico Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 366,500 -4.2%
Some High School 956,791 -2.3%
Some College 533,032 1.2%
Associate Degree 269,177 2.6%
Bachelor's Degree 460,717 1.3%
No High School 14.17 %
Some High School 37 %
Some College 20.61 %
Associate Degree 10.41 %
Bachelor's Degree 17.81 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Puerto Rico top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 1,129,002 0.1%
Married 1,078,666 -2.7%
Separated 71,390 -3.9%
Widowed 209,314 1.3%
Divorced 381,312 -2.2%
Never Married 39.34 %
Married 37.59 %
Separated 2.49 %
Widowed 7.29 %
Divorced 13.29 %

Means of Transport to Work in Puerto Rico top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 917,042 0.7%
Bus or TrolleyBus 6,770 -15.1%
Railroad 6,617 10,572.6%
Ferryboat 504 20.6%
Bicycle 1,981 -7.1%
Motorcycle 747 -25.5%
TaxiCab 913 72.9%
Walk 27,686 -5.9%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Recently added listings in Puerto Rico top

$144,900 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$125,900 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$2,900,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$199,500 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
Puerto Rico is a state in United States with a population of 3,316,340. There are 1,576,939 male residents living in Puerto Rico and 1,739,401 female residents. The total number of households is 1,192,199 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 42 with 1,078,666 people being married and 1,791,018 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 79.52% white collar employees and 20.48% blue collar employees in Puerto Rico..
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