San Juan, PR

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Population

321,613

3.46% decline

Median Age

43.1


Median Household Income

$21,533

4.52% decline

Poverty Rate

42%


Median Property Value

$146,300

4.5% decline

About

In 2017, San Juan, PR had a population of 322k people with a median age of 43.1 and a median household income of $21,533. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of San Juan, PR declined from 333,149 to 321,613, a -3.46% decrease and its median household income declined from $22,553 to $21,533, a -4.52% decrease.

The population of San Juan, PR is 98.7% Hispanic or Latino, 0.974% White Alone, and 0.136% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in San Juan, PR speak a non-English language, and N/A% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in San Juan, PR are Universidad Metropolitana (2,732 degrees awarded in 2016), University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras (2,407 degrees), and Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro (1,764 degrees).

The median property value in San Juan, PR is $146,300, and the homeownership rate is 54.2%. Most people in San Juan, PR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.1 minutes. The average car ownership in San Juan, PR is 1 car per household.

Economy

The economy of San Juan, PR employs N/A people. The largest industries in San Juan, PR are Health Care & Social Assistance (16,737 people), Educational Services (14,655 people), and Retail Trade (11,886 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($41,832), Utilities ($34,955), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($32,552).

Median household income in San Juan, PR is $21,533. Males in San Juan, PR have an average income that is 1.12 times higher than the average income of females, which is $29,902. The income inequality in San Juan, PR (measured using the Gini index) is 0.454, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$21,533

2017 value

± $1,588

-4.52%

1 Year Growth

± 10.5%

Households in San Juan, PR have a median annual income of $21,533, 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 $22,553 in 2016, which represents a -4.52% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Puerto Rico.

$33,480

Average Male Salary

± $1,549

$29,902

Average Female Salary

± $1,281

In 2017, full-time male employees in San Juan, PR made 1.12 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. American Indian

    $40,500 ± $11,901

  2. White

    $28,153 ± $1,121

  3. Black

    $25,164 ± $1,940

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of San Juan, PR workers was American Indian. These workers were paid 1.44 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for San Juan, PR is from Puerto Rico.

0.454

2017 Wage GINI

0.436

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Puerto Rico was 0.454 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 4.05% 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.

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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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 100.02

  2. Census Tract 96.14

  3. Census Tract 99.03

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in San Juan, PR was Census Tract 100.02 with a value of $81,884, followed by Census Tract 96.14 and Census Tract 99.03, with respective values of $63,250 and $57,173.

The following map shows all of the places in San Juan, 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

42% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in San Juan, PR (142k out of 337k 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 18 - 24 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

    139,842 ± 2,199

  2. White

    89,966 ± 1,952

  3. Other

    21,863 ± 1,042

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in San Juan, 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

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The most common job groups, by number of people living in San Juan, PR, are . This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of San Juan, PR.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of San Juan, PR, by number of employees, are .

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, San Juan, PR has an unusually high number of residents working as .

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of San Juan, PR, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($50,617), Legal Occupations ($50,597), and Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($48,357).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

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The most common employment sectors for those who live in San Juan, PR, are Health Care & Social Assistance (16,737 people), Educational Services (14,655 people), and Retail Trade (11,886 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of San Juan, PR, though some of these residents may live in San Juan, 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 San Juan, PR, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (16,737 people), Educational Services (14,655 people), and Retail Trade (11,886 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, San Juan, PR has an unusually high number of Public Administration (1.57 times higher than expected), Finance & Insurance (1.49 times), and Other Services, Except Public Administration (1.41 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in San Juan, PR, by median earnings, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($41,832), Utilities ($34,955), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($32,552).

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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

90.6% of the population of San Juan, PR has health coverage, with 23.1% on employee plans, 27.2% on Medicaid, 21.1% on Medicare, 18.2% on non-group plans, and 0.983% 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 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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Health Care Coverage

9.37%

Uninsured

23.1%

Employer Coverage

27.2%

Medicaid

21.1%

Medicare

18.2%

Non-Group

0.983%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in San Juan, PR grew by 2.54% from 9.14% to 9.37%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in San Juan, 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.

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Diversity

San Juan, PR is home to a population of 322k people, from which N/A% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of San Juan, PR residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of San Juan, PR is composed of 317k Hispanic or Latino residents (98.7%), 3.13k White Alone residents (0.974%), 437 Black or African American Alone residents (0.136%), 270 Asian Alone residents (0.084%), 253 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.0787%), 107 Two or More Races residents (0.0333%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), and 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in San Juan, PR are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

41

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.7

54

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 1.4

In 2017, the median age of all people in San Juan, PR was 43.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 41, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 54. But people in San Juan, PR are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all San Juan, PR residents was 42.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

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2017 Foreign-Born Population

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2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, N/A% of San Juan, PR residents 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 San Juan, PR was N/A%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Dominican Republic

    52,558 ± 5,584 people

  2. Cuba

    14,181 ± 2,917 people

  3. Spain

    3,963 ± 1,545 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of San Juan, PR was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 52,558 San Juan, PR residents, followed by Cuba with 14,181 and Spain with 3,963.

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Citizenship

N/A Citizenship

  1. N/A%

  2. N/A%

As of N/A, N/A% of San Juan, 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 San Juan, 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

    317k ± 12.6k

  2. White Alone

    3.13k ± 888

  3. Black or African American Alone

    437 ± 381

In 2017, there were 101 times more Hispanic or Latino residents (317k people) in San Juan, PR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.13k White Alone and 437 Black or African American Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

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

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

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N/A% of San Juan, PR citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.5%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in San Juan, PR was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of San Juan, 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

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Education

In 2016, universities in San Juan, PR awarded 14,014 degrees. The student population of San Juan, PR is skewed towards women, with 26,724 male students and 38,021 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in San Juan, PR are Hispanic or Latino (13,863 and 98.9%), followed by Unknown (64 and 0.457%), Black or African American (32 and 0.228%), and White (31 and 0.221%).

The largest universities in San Juan, PR by number of degrees awarded are Universidad Metropolitana (2,732 and 19.5%), University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras (2,407 and 17.2%), and Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro (1,764 and 12.6%).

The most popular majors in San Juan, PR are Registered Nursing (1,663 and 11.9%), Accounting (410 and 2.93%), and General Psychology (384 and 2.74%).

The median tuition costs in San Juan, PR are $5,738 for private four year colleges, and $2,040 and $4,320 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 1,096 degrees awarded

  2. 366 degrees awarded

  3. 313 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in San Juan, PR was Registered Nursing with 1,096 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in San Juan, PR according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 2,732 degrees awarded

  2. 2,407 degrees awarded

  3. 1,764 degrees awarded

$2,040

Median In-State Public

$5,738

Median Private

In 2016, the San Juan, PR institution with the largest number of graduating students was Universidad Metropolitana with 2,732 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

5,438

Degrees Awarded to Men

8,576

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 5,438 men were awarded degrees from institutions in San Juan, PR, which is 0.634 times less than the 8,576 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

    13,863 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    64 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    32 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in San Juan, PR were to Hispanic or Latino students. These 13,863 degrees mean that there were 217 times more Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 64 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in San Juan, PR was $146,300 in 2017, which is 0.672 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $153,200 to $146,300, a 4.5% decrease. The homeownership rate in San Juan, PR is 54.2%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in San Juan, PR have an average commute time of 25.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in San Juan, PR is lower than the national average, with an average of 1 car per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$21,533

Median Household Income

± $1,588

135k

Number of Households

± 5,821

In 2017, the median household income of the 135k households in San Juan, PR declined from $21,533 from the previous year's value of $22,553.

The following chart displays the households in San Juan, 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

$146,300

2017 Median

± $3,986

$153,200

2016 Median

± $3,685

In 2017, the median property value in San Juan, PR declined from to $146,300 from the previous year's value of $153,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in San Juan, 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 San Juan, PR the largest share of households have a property value in the $125k - $150k range.

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Property Taxes

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Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

54.2%

2017 Homeownership

51.2%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 54.2% of the housing units in San Juan, PR were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 51.2%.

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

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Transportation

Car Ownership

1 car

Average Number

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

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Commute Time

25.1 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in San Juan, PR have a shorter commute time (25.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 1.35% of the workforce in San Juan, PR have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    74.6%

  2. Carpooled

    6.69%

  3. Public Transit

    6.51%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in San Juan, PR was Drove Alone, followed by those who Carpooled and those who Public Transit.

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