In 2017, Arecibo, PR had a population of 41.6k people with a median age of 42.2 and a median household income of $17,328. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Arecibo, PR declined from 42,412 to 41,556, a -2.02% decrease and its median household income grew from $16,524 to $17,328, a 4.87% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Arecibo, PR are White (Hispanic) (82.9%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (8.82%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (4.31%), Two or More Races (Hispanic) (2.28%), and Asian (Hispanic) (0.982%). N/A% of the people in Arecibo, PR speak a non-English language, and N/A% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Arecibo, PR are Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo (775 degrees awarded in 2017), University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo (630 degrees), and Institute of Beauty Careers (180 degrees).
The median property value in Arecibo, PR is $95,500, and the homeownership rate is 61.4%. Most people in Arecibo, PR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25 minutes. The average car ownership in Arecibo, PR is 2 cars per household.