Bayamon , Puerto Rico Population 2022

161,242
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Bayamon is a city located in Puerto Rico. With a 2020 population of 161,242, it is the 2nd largest city in Puerto Rico and the 171st largest city in the United States. Bayamon is currently declining at a rate of -1.26% annually and its population has decreased by -2.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 165,368 in 2020. Spanning over 27 miles, Bayamon has a population density of 5,977 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bayamon is $37,270 with a poverty rate of 33.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $574 per month, and the median house value is $131,600. The median age in Bayamon is 42.2 years, 38.4 years for males, and 45.3 years for females.

Bayamon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bayamon was:

  • White: 62.32%
  • Two or more races: 17.86%
  • Other race: 10.81%
  • Black or African American: 8.69%
  • Asian: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bayamon , Puerto Rico is 161,242 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 165,368.

Bayamon , Puerto Rico Population 2022

Population by Race

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Bayamon Population by Race

Bayamon Population Pyramid 2022

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Bayamon Median Age

42.9


Total

39.3


Male

45.9


Female

Bayamon Adults

There are 129,638 adults, (34,367 of whom are seniors) in Bayamon .

Bayamon Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bayamon Sex Ratio

Female

83,838

53.22%

Male

73,679

46.78%

Bayamon Population by Age

Bayamon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bayamon Household Types

67.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bayamon Households and Families

3.04

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Bayamon Households by Type

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Bayamon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bayamon Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 44.08%.

Bayamon Educational Attainment by Race

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$20,637

Average Earnings

$21,267

Average Male

$20,072

Average Female

Bayamon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bayamon Language by Age

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Bayamon Language

7.37% of Bayamon residents speak only English, while 92.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 92.38% of the population.

Bayamon Language

Bayamon Poverty by Race

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33.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.51%

Male Poverty Rate

36.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bayamon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bayamon is Multiple, with 40.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bayamon is Hispanic, with 33.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.82%.

Bayamon Poverty

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Bayamon Poverty Rate by Education

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Bayamon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bayamon Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Bayamon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bayamon Married by Age and Sex

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Bayamon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bayamon Marital Status by Race

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Bayamon Marital Status

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5,135

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Bayamon Veterans by War

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Bayamon Veterans by Age

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Bayamon Veterans by Race

Bayamon Veterans by Education

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15.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bayamon Veterans by Education

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48.8%

Labor Force Participation

43.2%

Employment Rate

11.3%

Unemployment Rate

Bayamon Employment by Age

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Bayamon Employment by Race

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Bayamon Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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0.00%

Born in Bayamon

95.83%

Native Born

4.17%

Foreign Born

2.21%

Non Citizen

1.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.83% of Bayamon residents were born in the United States, with 0.00% having been born in Puerto Rico. 2.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bayamon Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Bayamon Population by Year