Arroyo, PR

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2019 Population
6,076
0.946% 1-year decline
2019 Median Age
40
3.09% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
58.7%
4.9% 1-year increase
2019 Median Household Income
$16,377
0.541% 1-year decline
2019 Median Property Value
$85,800
1.83% 1-year decline
2019 Employed Population
1,095
10.4% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Arroyo, PR had a population of 6.08k people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $16,377. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Arroyo, PR declined from 6,134 to 6,076, a −0.946% decrease and its median household income declined from $16,466 to $16,377, a −0.541% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Arroyo, PR are White (Hispanic) (62.3%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (22.1%), Other (Hispanic) (14%), Two+ (Hispanic) (1.51%), and White (Non-Hispanic) (0.165%). 0% of the households in Arroyo, PR speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

The largest universities in Arroyo, PR are Colegio Mayor de Tecnologia Inc (19 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2019, the median property value in Arroyo, PR was $85,800, and the homeownership rate was 64.9%. Most people in Arroyo, PR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Arroyo, PR was 1 car per household.

Diversity

In 2019, there were 2.82 times more White (Hispanic) residents (3.78k people) in Arroyo, PR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.34k Black or African American (Hispanic) and 849 Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Arroyo, PR
  1. White (Hispanic)
    3.78k ± 785
  2. Black or African American (Hispanic)
    1.34k ± 376
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    849 ± 328
99.8%
Hispanic Population
6.07k people

In 2019, there were 2.82 times more White (Hispanic) residents (3.78k people) in Arroyo, PR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.34k Black or African American (Hispanic) and 849 Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

99.8% of the people in Arroyo, PR are hispanic (6.07k people).

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 4.9
56
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 0.2

In 2019, the median age of all people in Arroyo, PR was 40. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 56. But people in Arroyo, PR are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Arroyo, PR residents was 39.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Dominican Republic
    54,676 ± 5,693 people
  2. Cuba
    11,203 ± 2,594 people
  3. Colombia
    3,404 ± 1,432 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Puerto Rico was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 54,676 Puerto Rico residents, followed by Cuba with 11,203 and Colombia with 3,404.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Korea
    47 ± 40
  2. Vietnam
    11 ± 33
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    0 ± 35

Arroyo, PR has a large population of military personnel who served in Korea, 4.27 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Arroyo, PR is $16,377. In 2019, the place with the highest median household income in Arroyo, PR was Census Tract 2802.01 with a value of $19,328, followed by Census Tract 2802.02 and N/A, with respective values of $15,606 and N/A.

Males in Puerto Rico have an average income that is 1.1 times higher than the average income of females, which is $30,996. The income inequality in Puerto Rico (measured using the Gini index) is 0.45, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Arroyo, PR employs 1.1k people. The largest industries in Arroyo, PR are Health Care & Social Assistance (239 people), Public Administration (158 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (142 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($40,972), Other Services Except Public Administration ($26,176), and Public Administration ($24,022).

Wages

Median Household Income

$16,377
2019 value
± $4,937
−0.541%
1 Year Growth
± 43.1%

Households in Arroyo, PR have a median annual income of $16,377, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $16,466 in 2018, which represents a −0.541% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$34,018
Average Male Salary in Puerto Rico
± $1,487
$30,996
Average Female Salary in Puerto Rico
± $1,284

In 2019, full-time male employees in Puerto Rico made 1.1 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Puerto Rico
  1. American Indian
    $33,502 ± $22,601
  2. Asian
    $30,681 ± $22,581
  3. White
    $28,442 ± $1,052

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Puerto Rico workers was American Indian. These workers were paid 1.09 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Puerto Rico.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Arroyo, PR is from Puerto Rico.
0.45
2019 Wage GINI in Puerto Rico
0.443
2018 Wage GINI in Puerto Rico

In 2019, the income inequality in Puerto Rico was 0.45 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.59% growth from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Puerto Rico was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Puerto Rico in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Puerto Rico across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 2802.01
  2. Census Tract 2802.02
  3. N/A

In 2019, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Arroyo, PR was Census Tract 2802.01 with a value of $19,328, followed by Census Tract 2802.02 and N/A, with respective values of $15,606 and N/A.

The following map shows all of the places in Arroyo, PR colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

58.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Arroyo, PR (3.56k out of 6.08k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 45 - 54.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. Hispanic
    3,554 ± 526
  2. White
    2,288 ± 450
  3. Black
    656 ± 222

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Arroyo, PR is Hispanic, followed by White and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

1.1k
2019 Value
± 304
−10.4%
1 Year decline
± 42.9%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Arroyo, PR declined at a rate of −10.4%, from 1.22k employees to 1.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Arroyo, PR, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (118 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (107 people), and Production Occupations (97 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Arroyo, PR.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Arroyo, PR, by number of employees, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (118 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (107 people), and Production Occupations (97 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Arroyo, PR has an unusually high number of residents working as Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (11.3 times higher than expected), Fire Fighting & Prevention, & Other Protective Service Workers Including Supervisors (7.2 times), and Health Technologists & Technicians (3.11 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Arroyo, PR, by median earnings, are Community & Social Service Occupations ($46,071), Fire Fighting & Prevention, & Other Protective Service Workers Including Supervisors ($39,773), and Protective Service Occupations ($26,250).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

1.1k
2019 Value
± 304
−10.4%
1 Year decline
± 42.9%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Arroyo, PR declined at a rate of −10.4%, from 1.22k employees to 1.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Arroyo, PR, are Health Care & Social Assistance (239 people), Public Administration (158 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (142 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Arroyo, PR, though some of these residents may live in Arroyo, PR and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Arroyo, PR, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (239 people), Public Administration (158 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (142 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Arroyo, PR has an unusually high number of Utilities (3.63 times higher than expected), Public Administration (3.12 times), and Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (2.35 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Arroyo, PR, by median earnings, are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($40,972), Other Services Except Public Administration ($26,176), and Public Administration ($24,022).

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Education

In 2019, universities in Arroyo, PR awarded 19 degrees. The student population of Arroyo, PR is skewed towards men, with 84 male students and 52 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Arroyo, PR are Hispanic or Latino (19 and 100%), followed by Asian (0 and 0%), Black or African American (0 and 0%), and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders (0 and 0%).

The largest universities in Arroyo, PR by number of degrees awarded are Colegio Mayor de Tecnologia Inc (19 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Arroyo, PR are Welding Technology (12 and 63.2%), Mechanical Engineering Technology (5 and 26.3%), and Barbering (1 and 5.26%).

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 12 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 5 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 1 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Arroyo, PR was Welding Technology with 12 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Arroyo, PR according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
19 degrees awarded

In 2019, the Arroyo, PR institution with the largest number of graduating students was Colegio Mayor de Tecnologia Inc with 19 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

17
Degrees Awarded to Men
2
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 17 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Arroyo, PR, which is 8.5 times more than the 2 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Arroyo, PR by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    19 degrees awarded
  2. Asian
    0 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    0 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Arroyo, PR was Hispanic or Latino students. These 19 degrees mean that there were Infinityk times more degrees awarded to Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 0 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Arroyo, PR was $85,800 in 2019, which is 0.357 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $87,400 to $85,800, a 1.83% decrease. The homeownership rate in Arroyo, PR is 64.9%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Arroyo, PR have an average commute time of 18.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Arroyo, PR is lower than the national average, with an average of 1 car per household.

Housing

Property Value

$85,800
2019 Median
± $3,137
$87,400
2018 Median
± $4,349

In 2019, the median property value in Arroyo, PR declined from to $85,800 from the previous year's value of $87,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Arroyo, PR compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Arroyo, PR the largest share of households have a property value in the $80k - $90k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$16,377
Median Household Income
± $4,937
2.16k
Number of Households
± 331

In 2019, the median household income of the 2.16k households in Arroyo, PR declined from $16,377 from the previous year's value of $16,466.

The following chart displays the households in Arroyo, PR distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

None
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Arroyo, PR distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Arroyo, PR the largest share of households pay taxes in the None range.

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Rent vs Own

64.9%
2019 Homeownership
66.1%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 64.9% of the housing units in Arroyo, PR were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 66.1%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Arroyo, PR compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

18.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Arroyo, PR have a shorter commute time (18.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 0.588% of the workforce in Arroyo, PR have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (87.4%)
  2. Carpooled (6.93%)
  3. Worked At Home (3.23%)

In 2019, 87.4% of workers in Arroyo, PR drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (6.93%) and those who worked at home (3.23%).

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Transportation

Car Ownership

1 car
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Arroyo, PR distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Arroyo, PR have 1 car, followed by false.

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Health

96.7% of the population of Arroyo, PR has health coverage, with 10.8% on employee plans, 67.3% on Medicaid, 11.3% on Medicare, 6.17% on non-group plans, and 1.1% on military or VA plans.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Coverage

3.28%
Uninsured
10.8%
Employer Coverage
67.3%
Medicaid
11.3%
Medicare
6.17%
Non-Group
1.1%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Arroyo, PR grew by 3.56% from 3.16% to 3.28%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Arroyo, PR changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
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