Guayama , Puerto Rico Population 2021

20,913
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Guayama is a city located in Puerto Rico. Guayama has a 2020 population of 20,913. Guayama is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -7.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,691 in 2010. Guayama reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Guayama is $25,463 with a poverty rate of 49.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $345 per month, and the median house value is $88,100. The median age in Guayama is 34.9 years, 30 years for males, and 40 years for females.

Guayama Demographics

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

  • White: 78.19%
  • Black or African American: 11.62%
  • Other race: 8.76%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.72%
  • Two or more races: 0.44%
  • Asian: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Guayama , Puerto Rico is 20,913 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,913.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 22,691.

Guayama , Puerto Rico Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,35178.19%
Black or African American2,43011.62%
Some Other Race1,8328.76%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1500.72%
Two or More Races930.44%
Asian570.27%
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Guayama Population by Race

Guayama Population Pyramid $2021

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Guayama Median Age

34.9


Total

30


Male

40


Female

Guayama Adults

There are 16,069 adults, (3,509 of whom are seniors) in Guayama .

Guayama Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Guayama Sex Ratio

Female

11,549

55.22%

Male

9,364

44.78%

Guayama Population by Age

Guayama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Guayama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female46.5%53.5%
Male51%49%
All62.9%37.1%
Non Family63.8%36.2%
Married79.3%20.7%

62.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Guayama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6392.7362.9
Non Family2,7051.0463.8
Married2,3223.6679.3
Female2,0963.7446.5
Male5163.3551

3.56

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Guayama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0878.12%
9th to 12th Grade7095.30%
High School Graduate5,01637.48%
Some College1,68212.57%
Associates Degree1,0517.85%
Bachelors Degree2,96822.18%
Graduate Degree8716.51%
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Guayama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Guayama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic13,25711,4613,772
Black1,6241,359544
Other Race1,2671,151417
2+ Races7738
White626218
Islander4343
Asian313131

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Guayama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,391$19,532$20,900
Less Than 9th Grade$16,990$16,658$25,903
High School Graduate$15,674$16,211$14,030
Some College$17,967$21,845$14,060
Bachelors Degree$24,559$30,859$24,111
Graduate Degree$31,601$30,063$32,047

$20,391

Average Earnings

$19,532

Average Male

$20,900

Average Female

Guayama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Guayama Language by Age

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Guayama Language

7.05% of Guayama residents speak only English, while 92.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 92.95% of the population.

Guayama Language

Guayama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic20,75110,21849.24%
Black2,4301,24351.15%
Other1,83260332.91%
Islander150150100.00%
Multiple938086.02%
White623048.39%

49.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

49.74%

Male Poverty Rate

48.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Guayama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Guayama is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Guayama is Other, with 32.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 57.24%.

Guayama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade70.58%
High School50.36%
Some College39.22%
Bachelors or Greater16.94%

Guayama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed74.84%
Female Unemployed57.14%
Female Employed23.21%
Male Employed20.11%

Guayama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Guayama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$17,341$25,463
Families$22,774$30,537
Married Families$35,194-
Non Families$12,080$14,495
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Income by Household Type

Guayama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.8%

Male Marriage Rate

28.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Guayama Married by Age and Sex

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Guayama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Guayama Marital Status by Race

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Guayama Marital Status

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287

Number of Veterans

277

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam156
Korea37
Second Gulf War15
First Gulf War13
World War II

Guayama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74145
75+102
55 to 6440
35 to 54
18 to 34

Guayama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Hispanic2871.80%
White2131.69%
Black593.07%
Other Race90.69%
2+ Races67.79%

Guayama Veterans by Race

Guayama Veterans by Education

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31.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Guayama Veterans by Education

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34.5%

Labor Force Participation

31.7%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Guayama Employment by Age

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Guayama Employment by Race

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Guayama 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 Guayama

99.18%

Native Born

0.82%

Foreign Born

0.52%

Non Citizen

0.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.18% of Guayama residents were born in the United States, with 0.00% having been born in Puerto Rico. 0.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Guayama Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202120,9130.00%
202020,9130.00%
201920,913-1,150-5.21%
201822,063400.18%
201722,023-881-3.85%
201622,904-475-2.03%
201523,379-232-0.98%
201423,6111650.70%
201323,446-433-1.81%
201223,8792511.06%
201123,6289374.13%
201022,6910.00%

Guayama Population by Year