Río Grande Municipio, PR

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Population

51,768

1.35% decline

Median Age

40.2


Median Household Income

$22,584

1.77% decline

Poverty Rate

38.2%


Number of Employees

17,140

1.11% decline

Median Property Value

$114,300

2.14% decline

About

In 2017, Río Grande Municipio, PR had a population of 51.8k people with a median age of 40.2 and a median household income of $22,584. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Río Grande Municipio, PR declined from 52,479 to 51,768, a -1.35% decrease and its median household income declined from $22,990 to $22,584, a -1.77% decrease.

The population of Río Grande Municipio, PR is 99.5% Hispanic or Latino, 0.5% White Alone, and 0.0386% Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in Río Grande Municipio, PR speak a non-English language, and N/A% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Río Grande Municipio, PR are National University College-Rio Grande (421 degrees awarded in 2016) and Monteclaro Escuela de Hoteleria y Artes Culinarias (8 degrees).

The median property value in Río Grande Municipio, PR is $114,300, and the homeownership rate is 76.3%. Most people in Río Grande Municipio, PR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 36.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Río Grande Municipio, PR is 2 cars per household.

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Economy

The economy of Río Grande Municipio, PR employs 17.1k people. The largest industries in Río Grande Municipio, PR are Retail Trade (2,567 people), Accommodation & Food Services (2,081 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,989 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($32,778), Utilities ($32,202), and Public Administration ($28,287).

Median household income in Río Grande Municipio, PR is $22,584. Males in Río Grande Municipio, PR have an average income that is 1.08 times higher than the average income of females, which is $30,196. The income inequality in Río Grande Municipio, PR (measured using the Gini index) is 0.441, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$22,584

2017 value

± $1,457

-1.77%

1 Year Growth

± 10.1%

Households in Río Grande Municipio, PR have a median annual income of $22,584, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $22,990 in 2016, which represents a -1.77% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$32,513

Average Male Salary

± $1,346

$30,196

Average Female Salary

± $1,178

In 2017, full-time male employees in Puerto Rico made 1.08 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

  1. White

    $27,537 ± $947

  2. American Indian

    $26,767 ± $17,278

  3. Two or More Races

    $24,326 ± $2,543

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Puerto Rico workers was White. These workers were paid 1.03 times more than American Indian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Río Grande Municipio, PR is from Puerto Rico.

0.441

2017 Wage GINI

0.436

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Puerto Rico was 0.441 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.17% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Puerto Rico was lower than than the national average of 0.479. 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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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 1301.02

  2. Census Tract 1304.01

  3. Census Tract 1307.01

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Río Grande Municipio, PR was Census Tract 1301.02 with a value of $35,895, followed by Census Tract 1304.01 and Census Tract 1307.01, with respective values of $30,375 and $23,882.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

38.2% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Río Grande Municipio, PR (19.4k out of 50.9k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females 45 - 54.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. Hispanic

    19,243 ± 974

  2. White

    9,420 ± 714

  3. Other

    6,904 ± 678

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Río Grande 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

17.1k

2017 Value

± 1,061

-1.11%

1 Year decline

± 8.49%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Río Grande Municipio, PR declined at a rate of -1.11%, from 17.3k employees to 17.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Río Grande Municipio, PR, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,583 people), Sales & Related Occupations (2,056 people), and Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (1,156 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Río Grande Municipio, PR.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Río Grande Municipio, PR, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,583 people), Sales & Related Occupations (2,056 people), and Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (1,156 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Río Grande Municipio, PR has an unusually high number of residents working as Fire Fighting & Prevention, & Other Protective Service Workers Including Supervisors (3.48 times higher than expected), Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (3.27 times), and Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (1.72 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Río Grande Municipio, PR, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($43,676), Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($42,917), and Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($36,413).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

17.1k

2017 Value

± 1,061

-1.11%

1 Year decline

± 8.49%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Río Grande Municipio, PR declined at a rate of -1.11%, from 17.3k employees to 17.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Río Grande Municipio, PR, are Retail Trade (2,567 people), Accommodation & Food Services (2,081 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,989 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Río Grande Municipio, PR, though some of these residents may live in Río Grande 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 Río Grande Municipio, PR, by number of employees, are Retail Trade (2,567 people), Accommodation & Food Services (2,081 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,989 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Río Grande Municipio, PR has an unusually high number of Public Administration (2.31 times higher than expected), Accommodation & Food Services (1.6 times), and Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (1.48 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Río Grande Municipio, PR, by median earnings, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($32,778), Utilities ($32,202), and Public Administration ($28,287).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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Domestic Trade Growth

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Interstate Trade

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Health

93.6% of the population of Río Grande Municipio, PR has health coverage, with 31.4% on employee plans, 43% on Medicaid, 9.99% on Medicare, 7.9% on non-group plans, and 1.28% on military or VA plans.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

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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

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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 Spending

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Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

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Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

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Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

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Health Care Coverage

6.42%

Uninsured

31.4%

Employer Coverage

43%

Medicaid

9.99%

Medicare

7.9%

Non-Group

1.28%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Río Grande Municipio, PR declined by 3.86% from 6.68% to 6.42%.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

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Diversity

Río Grande Municipio, PR is home to a population of 51.8k people, from which N/A% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Río Grande Municipio, PR residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Río Grande Municipio, PR is composed of 51.5k Hispanic or Latino residents (99.5%), 259 White Alone residents (0.5%), 20 Two or More Races residents (0.0386%), 0 Asian Alone residents (0%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), 0 Black or African American Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Río Grande Municipio, PR are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

40

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.7

46

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 6.7

In 2017, the median age of all people in Río Grande Municipio, PR was 40.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 46. But people in Río Grande Municipio, PR are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Río Grande Municipio, PR residents was 40.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

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2016 Foreign-Born Population

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As of 2017, N/A% of Río Grande Municipio, PR residents (N/A people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Río Grande Municipio, PR was N/A%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Dominican Republic

    55,958 ± 5,761 people

  2. Cuba

    11,998 ± 2,685 people

  3. Colombia

    3,422 ± 1,435 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Puerto Rico was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 55,958 Puerto Rico residents, followed by Cuba with 11,998 and Colombia with 3,422.

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Citizenship

N/A Citizenship

  1. N/A%

  2. N/A%

As of N/A, N/A% of Río Grande Municipio, PR residents were US citizens, which is approximately the same as the national average of 93.1%. In N/A, the percentage of US citizens in Río Grande Municipio, PR was N/A%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been N/A.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    51.5k ± 2.2k

  2. White Alone

    259 ± 252

  3. Two or More Races

    20 ± 46

In 2017, there were 199 times more Hispanic or Latino residents (51.5k people) in Río Grande Municipio, PR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 259 White Alone and 20 Two or More Races residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Río Grande Municipio, PR as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

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    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of Río Grande Municipio, PR citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in Río Grande Municipio, PR was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of Río Grande Municipio, PR are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    440 ± 146

  2. Korea

    226 ± 116

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    184 ± 111

Río Grande Municipio, PR has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.95 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Río Grande Municipio, PR awarded 429 degrees. The student population of Río Grande Municipio, PR is skewed towards women, with 376 male students and 1,172 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Río Grande Municipio, PR are Hispanic or Latino (429 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 Río Grande Municipio, PR by number of degrees awarded are National University College-Rio Grande (421 and 98.1%) and Monteclaro Escuela de Hoteleria y Artes Culinarias (8 and 1.86%).

The most popular majors in Río Grande Municipio, PR are Registered Nursing (252 and 58.7%), Pharmacy Technician (29 and 6.76%), and Physical Therapy (29 and 6.76%).

The median tuition costs in Río Grande Municipio, PR are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 29 degrees awarded

  2. 29 degrees awarded

  3. 101 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Río Grande Municipio, PR was Pharmacy Technician with 29 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Río Grande Municipio, PR according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 421 degrees awarded

  2. 8 degrees awarded

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Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2016, the Río Grande Municipio, PR institution with the largest number of graduating students was National University College-Rio Grande with 421 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

104

Degrees Awarded to Men

325

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 104 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Río Grande Municipio, PR, which is 0.32 times less than the 325 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    429 degrees awarded

  2. Asian

    0 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    0 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Río Grande Municipio, PR were to Hispanic or Latino students. These 429 degrees mean that there were N/A times more 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 Río Grande Municipio, PR was $114,300 in 2017, which is 0.525 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $116,800 to $114,300, a 2.14% decrease. The homeownership rate in Río Grande Municipio, PR is 76.3%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Río Grande Municipio, PR have an average commute time of 36.8 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Río Grande Municipio, PR is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$22,584

Median Household Income

± $1,457

15.9k

Number of Households

± 882

In 2017, the median household income of the 15.9k households in Río Grande Municipio, PR declined from $22,584 from the previous year's value of $22,990.

The following chart displays the households in Río Grande 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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Housing

Property Value

$114,300

2017 Median

± $2,928

$116,800

2016 Median

± $2,652

In 2017, the median property value in Río Grande Municipio, PR declined from to $114,300 from the previous year's value of $116,800.

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Property Taxes

None

Average Range

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Rent vs Own

76.3%

2017 Homeownership

77.3%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 76.3% of the housing units in Río Grande Municipio, PR were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 77.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Río Grande Municipio, PR compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Río Grande Municipio, PR distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Río Grande Municipio, PR have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

36.8 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Río Grande Municipio, PR have a longer commute time (36.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 7.65% of the workforce in Río Grande Municipio, PR have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    81.4%

  2. Carpooled

    7.98%

  3. Other

    3.99%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Río Grande Municipio, PR was Drove Alone, followed by those who Carpooled and those who Other.

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