Caguas , Puerto Rico Population 2022

73,322
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Caguas is a city located in Puerto Rico. Caguas has a 2020 population of 73,322. Caguas is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -10.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 82,243 in 2010.

The average household income in Caguas is $32,372 with a poverty rate of 39.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $549 per month, and the median house value is $119,800. The median age in Caguas is 41.8 years, 38 years for males, and 44.8 years for females.

Caguas Demographics

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

  • White: 74.87%
  • Other race: 12.86%
  • Black or African American: 8.91%
  • Two or more races: 3.06%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Asian: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Caguas , Puerto Rico is 73,322 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 73,322.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 82,243.

Caguas , Puerto Rico Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54,89474.87%
Some Other Race9,42712.86%
Black or African American6,5308.91%
Two or More Races2,2423.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native1150.16%
Asian1140.16%
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Caguas Population by Race

Caguas Population Pyramid $2022

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Caguas Median Age

41.8


Total

38


Male

44.8


Female

Caguas Adults

There are 59,624 adults, (15,545 of whom are seniors) in Caguas .

Caguas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Caguas Sex Ratio

Female

40,256

54.90%

Male

33,066

45.10%

Caguas Population by Age

Caguas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Caguas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female50.3%49.7%
Male53.7%46.3%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
All63.1%36.9%
Married80%20%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Caguas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,4392.5663.1
Non Family10,1251.1960.9
Married8,4693.280
Female8,2003.4250.3
Male1,6453.453.7

3.2

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Caguas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,0519.66%
9th to 12th Grade3,6386.95%
High School Graduate14,47627.67%
Some College8,19215.66%
Associates Degree4,9079.38%
Bachelors Degree11,25621.52%
Graduate Degree4,7939.16%
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Caguas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Caguas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic51,27842,78715,918
Other Race6,0135,1181,760
Black4,6553,6271,444
2+ Races1,4601,104381
White74160177
Native American1157426
Asian10110147

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 asian people with a rate of 46.53%.

Caguas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,626$19,986$21,015
Less Than 9th Grade$15,107$15,683$8,810
High School Graduate$15,168$16,188$11,731
Some College$17,856$21,091$16,271
Bachelors Degree$26,296$30,320$24,912
Graduate Degree$31,176$32,569$30,700

$20,626

Average Earnings

$19,986

Average Male

$21,015

Average Female

Caguas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Caguas Language by Age

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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 92.47% of the population.

Caguas Language

Caguas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic71,79328,63239.88%
Other3,933NaN%
Black6,4942,64240.68%
Multiple2,2401,05547.10%
White87332937.69%
Asian1148473.68%
Native1151815.65%

39.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

37.22%

Male Poverty Rate

41.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Caguas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Caguas is Asian, with 73.68% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 48.61%.

Caguas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade54.92%
High School43.97%
Some College35.30%
Bachelors or Greater14.04%

Caguas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed72.23%
Male Unemployed68.50%
Female Employed20.60%
Male Employed18.17%

Caguas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Caguas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$23,117$32,372
Families$28,258$35,892
Married Families$40,090-
Non Families$14,698$23,227
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Income by Household Type

Caguas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

29.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.1%

Male Marriage Rate

26.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Caguas Married by Age and Sex

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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 Over 65.

Caguas Marital Status by Race

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Caguas Marital Status

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2,294

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam715
Korea457
First Gulf War309
Second Gulf War294
World War II69

Caguas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+772
65 to 74536
55 to 64534
35 to 54320
18 to 34132

Caguas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Hispanic2,2623.86%
White1,8884.20%
Black2684.95%
Other Race1071.50%
2+ Races311.66%

Caguas Veterans by Race

Caguas Veterans by Education

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27.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Caguas Veterans by Education

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49%

Labor Force Participation

40.8%

Employment Rate

16.6%

Unemployment Rate

Caguas Employment by Age

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Caguas Employment by Race

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Caguas 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 Caguas

97.73%

Native Born

2.27%

Foreign Born

1.18%

Non Citizen

1.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.73% of Caguas residents were born in the United States, with 0.00% having been born in Puerto Rico. 1.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Caguas Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202273,3220.00%
202173,3220.00%
202073,3220.00%
201973,322-1,658-2.21%
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%

Caguas Population by Year