Caguas , Puerto Rico Population 2020

74,980

Caguas is a city located in Puerto Rico. Caguas has a 2020 population of 74,980. Caguas is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -8.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 82,243 in 2010. Caguas reached it's highest population of 86,172 in 2011.

The average household income in Caguas is $31,883 with a poverty rate of 39.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $545 per month, and the median house value is $123,100. The median age in Caguas is 41.2 years, 37.5 years for males, and 44.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.6 males.

Caguas Demographics

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

  • White: 76.02%
  • Other race: 11.74%
  • Black or African American: 9.05%
  • Two or more races: 2.85%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Caguas , Puerto Rico is 74,980, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 74,980.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 82,243.

Caguas , Puerto Rico Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,861,060-81,090-4.36%
20191,942,150-81,090-4.18%
20182,023,240-81,080-4.01%
20172,104,320-50,520-2.40%
20162,154,840-40,980-1.90%
20152,195,820-37,900-1.73%
20142,233,720-36,140-1.62%
20132,269,860-25,520-1.12%
20122,295,380-26,800-1.17%
20112,322,180-25,720-1.11%
20102,347,9000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57,00376.02%
Some Other Race8,80611.74%
Black or African American6,7869.05%
Two or More Races2,1362.85%
Asian1660.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native830.11%

Caguas Population Pyramid 2020

Caguas Median Age

41.2


Total

37.5


Male

44.4


Female

Caguas Adults

There are 60,468 adults, (15,479 of whom are seniors) in Caguas .

Caguas Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Caguas Sex Ratio

Female

41,289

55.07%

Male

33,691

44.93%

Caguas Households and Families

Caguas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Caguas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All64.1%35.9%
Non Family60.8%39.2%
Female52%48%
Male51.1%48.9%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,7462.5964.1
Non Family9,7841.1860.8
Married8,8543.2181.6
Female8,3953.3952
Male1,7133.5251.1

3.19

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

9.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Caguas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,1689.75%
9th to 12th Grade3,9737.49%
High School Graduate14,68327.69%
Some College7,84314.79%
Associates Degree5,39510.18%
Bachelors Degree11,24921.22%
Graduate Degree4,7088.88%

Caguas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic52,16643,19215,804
Other Race5,4174,5911,679
Black4,6823,6671,453
Multiple Races1,4891,065340
White692581126
Asian11711731
Native American834528

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 33.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,506$19,037$21,511
Less Than High School$10,507$12,563$8,445
High School Grad$14,369$15,556$11,437
Some College$18,995$22,034$17,376
Bachelors Degree$26,335$28,270$25,484
Graduate Degree$33,212$41,060$32,265

$20,506

Average Earnings

$19,037

Average Male

$21,511

Average Female

Caguas Language

Caguas Language by Age

Caguas Language

7.50% of Caguas residents speak only English, while 92.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 92.45% of the population.

Caguas Poverty

Caguas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic73,60528,82839.17%
Other8,7903,61141.08%
Black6,7612,80241.44%
Multiple2,13479237.11%
White81523929.33%
Asian1668651.81%

39.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.90%

Male Poverty Rate

40.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Caguas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Caguas is Asian, with 51.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Caguas is White, with 29.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School53.97%
High School44.51%
Some College33.32%
Bachelors or Greater12.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.28%
Male Unemployed64.86%
Female Employed19.96%
Male Employed19.17%

Caguas Income

Caguas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$23,192$31,883
Families$27,381$34,836
Married Families$38,776-
Non Families$14,882$22,751

Caguas Marital Status

Caguas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.3%

Male Marriage Rate

26.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Caguas Married by Age and Sex

Caguas 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 35-44.

Caguas Marital Status by Race

Caguas Veterans

2,396

Number of Veterans

2,196

Male Veterans

200

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam855
Korea411
First Gulf War290
Second Gulf War247
World War II75
Age Group Veterans
75+737
65 to 74682
55 to 64505
35 to 54351
18 to 34121
Name Veterans % of Total
Hispanic2,3633.97%
White1,9634.23%
Black2514.54%
Other1382.12%
2 or More442.42%

$Caguas Veterans by Education

25.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Caguas Employment Status

48.7%

Labor Force Participation

40.7%

Employment Rate

16.3%

Unemployment Rate

Caguas Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

0.00%

Born in Puerto Rico

98.02%

Native Born

1.98%

Foreign Born

1.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.02% of Caguas residents were born in the United States, with 0.00% having been born in Puerto Rico. 1.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202074,9800.00%
201974,9800.00%
201874,980-2,084-2.70%
201777,064-1,161-1.48%
201678,225-2,331-2.89%
201580,556-1,452-1.77%
201482,008-1,493-1.79%
201383,501-1,534-1.80%
201285,035-1,137-1.32%
201186,1723,9294.78%
201082,2430.00%