In 2017, Arecibo, PR had a population of 188k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $17,298. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Arecibo, PR declined from 190,808 to 188,012, a -1.47% decrease and its median household income grew from $17,069 to $17,298, a 1.34% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Arecibo, PR are White (Hispanic) (85.8%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (8.79%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (3.1%), Two or More Races (Hispanic) (1.16%), and White (Non-Hispanic) (0.445%). N/A% of the people in Arecibo, PR speak a non-English language, and N/A% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Arecibo, PR are Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo (775 degrees awarded in 2017), University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo (630 degrees), and Universidad Internacional Iberoamericana (309 degrees).
The median property value in Arecibo, PR is $99,700, and the homeownership rate is 68.8%. Most people in Arecibo, PR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Arecibo, PR is 2 cars per household.