Cayey, PR

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Population

15,365

3.99% decline

Median Age

42.2


Median Household Income

$15,790

1.53% decline

Poverty Rate

54.3%


Number of Employees

3,786

7.05% decline

Median Property Value

$114,600

1.87% growth

About

In 2017, Cayey, PR had a population of 15.4k people with a median age of 42.2 and a median household income of $15,790. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Cayey, PR declined from 16,003 to 15,365, a -3.99% decrease and its median household income declined from $16,036 to $15,790, a -1.53% decrease.

The population of Cayey, PR is 99.9% Hispanic or Latino, 0.111% White Alone, and 0.00651% Some Other Race Alone. N/A% of the people in Cayey, PR speak a non-English language, and N/A% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Cayey, PR are University of Puerto Rico-Cayey (479 degrees awarded in 2016).

The median property value in Cayey, PR is $114,600, and the homeownership rate is 53%. Most people in Cayey, PR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24 minutes. The average car ownership in Cayey, PR is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Cayey, PR employs 3.79k people. The largest industries in Cayey, PR are Educational Services (630 people), Retail Trade (589 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (577 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($35,188), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($23,693), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting ($23,693).

Median household income in Cayey, PR is $15,790. Males in Cayey, PR have an average income that is 1.08 times higher than the average income of females, which is $30,196. The income inequality in Cayey, PR (measured using the Gini index) is 0.441, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$15,790

2017 value

± $1,537

-1.53%

1 Year Growth

± 15.9%

Households in Cayey, PR have a median annual income of $15,790, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $16,036 in 2016, which represents a -1.53% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Puerto Rico.

$32,513

Average Male Salary

± $1,346

$30,196

Average Female Salary

± $1,178

In 2017, full-time male employees in Puerto Rico made 1.08 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $27,537 ± $947

  2. American Indian

    $26,767 ± $17,278

  3. Two or More Races

    $24,326 ± $2,543

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Puerto Rico workers was White. These workers were paid 1.03 times more than American Indian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Cayey, PR is from Puerto Rico.

0.441

2017 Wage GINI

0.436

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Puerto Rico was 0.441 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.17% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Puerto Rico was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Puerto Rico in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 2609.01

  2. Census Tract 2602.01

  3. Census Tract 2602.02

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Cayey, PR was Census Tract 2609.01 with a value of $41,629, followed by Census Tract 2602.01 and Census Tract 2602.02, with respective values of $32,892 and $23,684.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

54.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Cayey, PR (8.33k out of 15.3k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 75+ and then Males 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. Hispanic

    8,317 ± 619

  2. White

    6,341 ± 558

  3. Two Or More

    873 ± 242

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Cayey, PR is Hispanic, followed by White and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

3.79k

2017 Value

± 438

-7.05%

1 Year decline

± 16.9%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Cayey, PR declined at a rate of -7.05%, from 4.07k employees to 3.79k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Cayey, PR, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (580 people), Sales & Related Occupations (449 people), and Education, Training, & Library Occupations (346 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Cayey, PR.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Cayey, PR, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (580 people), Sales & Related Occupations (449 people), and Education, Training, & Library Occupations (346 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Cayey, PR has an unusually high number of residents working as Fire Fighting & Prevention, & Other Protective Service Workers Including Supervisors (3.38 times higher than expected), Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (2.98 times), and Education, Training, & Library Occupations (1.51 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Cayey, PR, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($60,707), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($60,462), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($27,500).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

3.79k

2017 Value

± 438

-7.05%

1 Year decline

± 16.9%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Cayey, PR declined at a rate of -7.05%, from 4.07k employees to 3.79k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Cayey, PR, are Educational Services (630 people), Retail Trade (589 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (577 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Cayey, PR, though some of these residents may live in Cayey, PR and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Cayey, PR, by number of employees, are Educational Services (630 people), Retail Trade (589 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (577 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Cayey, PR has an unusually high number of Educational Services (1.8 times higher than expected), Public Administration (1.74 times), and Utilities (1.72 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Cayey, PR, by median earnings, are Utilities ($35,188), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($23,693), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting ($23,693).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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Domestic Trade Growth

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from N/A to other states, or from other states to N/A.

Most Common Trade Partners

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Health

94.6% of the population of Cayey, PR has health coverage, with 16.5% on employee plans, 50.4% on Medicaid, 13.9% on Medicare, 12.4% on non-group plans, and 1.41% on military or VA plans.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

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Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

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Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

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Health Care Coverage

5.36%

Uninsured

16.5%

Employer Coverage

50.4%

Medicaid

13.9%

Medicare

12.4%

Non-Group

1.41%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Cayey, PR declined by 12.9% from 6.16% to 5.36%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Cayey, PR changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

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Diversity

Cayey, PR is home to a population of 15.4k people, from which N/A% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Cayey, PR residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Cayey, PR is composed of 15.3k Hispanic or Latino residents (99.9%), 17 White Alone residents (0.111%), 1 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.00651%), 0 Two or More Races residents (0%), 0 Asian Alone residents (0%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), and 0 Black or African American Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Cayey, PR are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

42

Median Native-Born Age

± 2.4

44

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 7

In 2017, the median age of all people in Cayey, PR was 42.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 42, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 44. But people in Cayey, PR are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Cayey, PR residents was 42.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

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2016 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

As of 2017, N/A% of Cayey, PR residents (N/A people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Cayey, PR was N/A%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Dominican Republic

    55,958 ± 5,761 people

  2. Cuba

    11,998 ± 2,685 people

  3. Colombia

    3,422 ± 1,435 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Puerto Rico was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 55,958 Puerto Rico residents, followed by Cuba with 11,998 and Colombia with 3,422.

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Citizenship

N/A Citizenship

  1. N/A%

  2. N/A%

As of N/A, N/A% of Cayey, PR residents were US citizens, which is approximately the same as the national average of 93.1%. In N/A, the percentage of US citizens in Cayey, PR was N/A%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been N/A.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    15.3k ± 1.25k

  2. White Alone

    17 ± 19

  3. Some Other Race Alone

    1 ± 3

In 2017, there were 903 times more Hispanic or Latino residents (15.3k people) in Cayey, PR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 17 White Alone and 1 Some Other Race Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Cayey, PR as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

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    N/A speakers (N/A%)

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    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of Cayey, PR citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in Cayey, PR was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of Cayey, PR are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    237 ± 86

  2. Korea

    158 ± 65

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    38 ± 51

Cayey, PR has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.5 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Cayey, PR awarded 479 degrees. The student population of Cayey, PR is skewed towards women, with 1,322 male students and 2,444 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Cayey, PR are Hispanic or Latino (479 and 100%), followed by Asian (0 and 0%), Black or African American (0 and 0%), and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders (0 and 0%).

The largest universities in Cayey, PR by number of degrees awarded are University of Puerto Rico-Cayey (479 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Cayey, PR are General Biological Sciences (85 and 17.7%), Other Psychology (73 and 15.2%), and Natural Sciences (70 and 14.6%).

The median tuition costs in Cayey, PR are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $1,904 and $3,925 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 85 degrees awarded

  2. 73 degrees awarded

  3. 70 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Cayey, PR was General Biological Sciences with 85 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Cayey, PR according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

479 degrees awarded

$1,904

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2016, the Cayey, PR institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of Puerto Rico-Cayey with 479 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

132

Degrees Awarded to Men

347

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 132 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Cayey, PR, which is 0.38 times less than the 347 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    479 degrees awarded

  2. Asian

    0 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    0 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Cayey, PR were to Hispanic or Latino students. These 479 degrees mean that there were N/A times more Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 0 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Cayey, PR was $114,600 in 2017, which is 0.527 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $112,500 to $114,600, a 1.87% increase. The homeownership rate in Cayey, PR is 53%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Cayey, PR have an average commute time of 24 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Cayey, PR is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$15,790

Median Household Income

± $1,537

5.89k

Number of Households

± 448

In 2017, the median household income of the 5.89k households in Cayey, PR declined from $15,790 from the previous year's value of $16,036.

The following chart displays the households in Cayey, PR distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$114,600

2017 Median

± $6,730

$112,500

2016 Median

± $6,666

In 2017, the median property value in Cayey, PR grew to to $114,600 from the previous year's value of $112,500.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Cayey, PR compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Cayey, PR the largest share of households have a property value in the $125k - $150k range.

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Property Taxes

None

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Cayey, PR distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Cayey, PR the largest share of households pay taxes in the None range.

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Rent vs Own

53%

2017 Homeownership

54.4%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 53% of the housing units in Cayey, PR were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 54.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Cayey, PR compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Cayey, PR distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Cayey, PR have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

24 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Cayey, PR have a shorter commute time (24 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.53% of the workforce in Cayey, PR have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    77.2%

  2. Other

    8.3%

  3. Carpooled

    6.68%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Cayey, PR was Drove Alone (77.2%), followed by those who Other (8.3%) and those who Carpooled (6.68%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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