Cataño Municipio, PR

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2019 Population
24,271
2.48% 1-year decline
2019 Median Age
40.3
1.26% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
48.6%
2.58% 1-year increase
2019 Median Household Income
$17,448
4.41% 1-year decline
2019 Median Property Value
$117,700
1.26% 1-year decline
2019 Employed Population
7,628
2.07% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Cataño Municipio, PR had a population of 24.3k people with a median age of 40.3 and a median household income of $17,448. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Cataño Municipio, PR declined from 24,888 to 24,271, a −2.48% decrease and its median household income declined from $18,253 to $17,448, a −4.41% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cataño Municipio, PR are White (Hispanic) (67.2%), Other (Hispanic) (14.7%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (13.1%), Two+ (Hispanic) (3.79%), and White (Non-Hispanic) (0.898%). 0% of the households in Cataño Municipio, PR speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

In 2019, the median property value in Cataño Municipio, PR was $117,700, and the homeownership rate was 60.2%. Most people in Cataño Municipio, PR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Cataño Municipio, PR was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

In 2019, there were 4.56 times more White (Hispanic) residents (16.3k people) in Cataño Municipio, PR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.58k Other (Hispanic) and 3.18k Black or African American (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Cataño Municipio, PR
  1. White (Hispanic)
    16.3k ± 769
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    3.58k ± 607
  3. Black or African American (Hispanic)
    3.18k ± 475
99%
Hispanic Population
24k people

In 2019, there were 4.56 times more White (Hispanic) residents (16.3k people) in Cataño Municipio, PR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.58k Other (Hispanic) and 3.18k Black or African American (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

99% of the people in Cataño Municipio, PR are hispanic (24k people).

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.6
54
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 7.2

In 2019, the median age of all people in Cataño Municipio, PR was 40.3. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 54. But people in Cataño Municipio, PR are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Cataño Municipio, PR residents was 40.

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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. Vietnam
    198 ± 84
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    79 ± 53
  3. Korea
    69 ± 49

Cataño Municipio, PR has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.51 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Cataño Municipio, PR is $17,448. In 2019, the tract with the highest median household income in Cataño Municipio, PR was Census Tract 205 with a value of $67,273, followed by Census Tract 204.23 and Census Tract 204.03, with respective values of $25,165 and $23,397.

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 Cataño Municipio, PR employs 7.63k people. The largest industries in Cataño Municipio, PR are Retail Trade (1,158 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (818 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (750 people), and the highest paying industries are Public Administration ($31,576), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($30,865), and Wholesale Trade ($26,857).

Wages

Median Household Income

$17,448
2019 value
± $1,665
−4.41%
1 Year Growth
± 15.8%

Households in Cataño Municipio, PR have a median annual income of $17,448, 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 $18,253 in 2018, which represents a −4.41% 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 Cataño Municipio, 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.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 205
  2. Census Tract 204.23
  3. Census Tract 204.03

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Cataño Municipio, PR was Census Tract 205 with a value of $67,273, followed by Census Tract 204.23 and Census Tract 204.03, with respective values of $25,165 and $23,397.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

48.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Cataño Municipio, PR (11.8k out of 24.3k 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 25 - 34, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Males 25 - 34.

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
    11,638 ± 508
  2. White
    8,195 ± 469
  3. Other
    1,824 ± 280

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

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

7.63k
2019 Value
± 565
−2.07%
1 Year decline
± 10.5%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Cataño Municipio, PR declined at a rate of −2.07%, from 7.79k employees to 7.63k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Cataño Municipio, PR, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,233 people), Sales & Related Occupations (881 people), and Management Occupations (639 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Cataño Municipio, PR.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Cataño Municipio, PR, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,233 people), Sales & Related Occupations (881 people), and Management Occupations (639 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Cataño Municipio, PR has an unusually high number of residents working as Fire Fighting & Prevention, & Other Protective Service Workers Including Supervisors (2.67 times higher than expected), Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (1.59 times), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1.41 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Cataño Municipio, PR, by median earnings, are Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($96,111), Management Occupations ($38,271), and Management, Business, & Financial Occupations ($37,660).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

7.63k
2019 Value
± 565
−2.07%
1 Year decline
± 10.5%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Cataño Municipio, PR declined at a rate of −2.07%, from 7.79k employees to 7.63k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Cataño Municipio, PR, are Retail Trade (1,158 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (818 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (750 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Cataño Municipio, PR, though some of these residents may live in Cataño Municipio, 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 Cataño Municipio, PR, by number of employees, are Retail Trade (1,158 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (818 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (750 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Cataño Municipio, PR has an unusually high number of Wholesale Trade (1.94 times higher than expected), Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (1.6 times), and Public Administration (1.58 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Cataño Municipio, PR, by median earnings, are Public Administration ($31,576), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($30,865), and Wholesale Trade ($26,857).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Cataño Municipio, PR was $117,700 in 2019, which is 0.489 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $119,200 to $117,700, a 1.26% decrease. The homeownership rate in Cataño Municipio, PR is 60.2%, which is lower than the national average of 64.1%. People in Cataño Municipio, PR have an average commute time of 30.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Cataño Municipio, PR is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$117,700
2019 Median
± $3,496
$119,200
2018 Median
± $3,891

In 2019, the median property value in Cataño Municipio, PR declined from to $117,700 from the previous year's value of $119,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Cataño Municipio, 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 Cataño Municipio, PR the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k 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.
$17,448
Median Household Income
± $1,665
8.71k
Number of Households
± 507

In 2019, the median household income of the 8.71k households in Cataño Municipio, PR declined from $17,448 from the previous year's value of $18,253.

The following chart displays the households in Cataño Municipio, 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 Cataño Municipio, PR distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Cataño Municipio, PR the largest share of households pay taxes in the None range.

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Rent vs Own

60.2%
2019 Homeownership
60.6%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 60.2% of the housing units in Cataño Municipio, PR were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 60.6%.

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

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Commute Time

30.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Cataño Municipio, PR have a longer commute time (30.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 3.71% of the workforce in Cataño Municipio, PR have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (77.2%)
  2. Carpooled (7.92%)
  3. Public Transit (5.28%)

In 2019, 77.2% of workers in Cataño Municipio, PR drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (7.92%) and those who used public transit to get to work (5.28%).

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Cataño Municipio, PR distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Cataño Municipio, PR have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

93.1% of the population of Cataño Municipio, PR has health coverage, with 21.1% on employee plans, 49.4% on Medicaid, 9.25% on Medicare, 12.8% on non-group plans, and 0.652% 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%).

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Health Care Coverage

6.88%
Uninsured
21.1%
Employer Coverage
49.4%
Medicaid
9.25%
Medicare
12.8%
Non-Group
0.652%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Cataño Municipio, PR grew by 1.94% from 6.74% to 6.88%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Cataño Municipio, 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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