Current Black Or African American Population demographics in Puerto Rico 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Puerto Rico

Total Population:461,498
Male Population:231,794
Female Population:229,704

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Puerto Rico

Both sexes36


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Puerto Rico

Total Population:454,427
Male Population:226,395
Under 5 years:11,912
5 to 9 years:14,301
10 to 14 years:16,914
15 to 17 years:11,353
18 and 19 years:7,574
20 years:3,837
21 years:3,517
22 to 24 years:9,409
25 to 29 years:15,183
30 to 34 years:15,628
35 to 39 years:15,822
40 to 44 years:16,306
45 to 49 years:16,550
50 to 54 years:15,352
55 to 59 years:13,717
60 and 61 years:5,350
62 to 64 years:7,467
65 and 66 years:4,260
67 to 69 years:5,490
70 to 74 years:6,893
75 to 79 years:4,449
80 to 84 years:2,697
85 years and over:2,414
Female Population:228,032
Under 5 years:11,412
5 to 9 years:13,236
10 to 14 years:15,903
15 to 17 years:10,631
18 and 19 years:7,128
20 years:3,645
21 years:3,163
22 to 24 years:9,392
25 to 29 years:15,770
30 to 34 years:16,253
35 to 39 years:16,330
40 to 44 years:16,323
45 to 49 years:16,756
50 to 54 years:15,421
55 to 59 years:14,017
60 and 61 years:5,248
62 to 64 years:7,555
65 and 66 years:4,294
67 to 69 years:5,634
70 to 74 years:7,428
75 to 79 years:5,462
80 to 84 years:3,581
85 years and over:3,450

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Puerto Rico

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Puerto Rico

Family led homes:129,146
Husband-wife family:74,254
Other family:54,892
Population of male led with no wife present:11,255
Population female led with no husband present:43,637
Population of Nonfamily homes:46,909
Population living alone:41,262
Population not living alone:5,647

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in Puerto Rico with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:69,867
Population of family homes:69,697
Husband-wife family:36,500
Under 6 years only:8,005
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7,080
6 to 17 years only:21,415
Other family:33,197
Male householder, no wife present:5,906
Under 6 years only:1,621
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,054
6 to 17 years only:3,231
Female led with no husband present:27,291
Under 6 years only:5,609
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5,476
6 to 17 years only:16,206
Nonfamily households:170
Male led households:94
Under 6 years only:11
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:8
6 to 17 years only:75
Female led householder:76
Under 6 years only:17
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:56
Households with no people under 18 years:106,188
Family households:59,449
Husband-wife family:37,754
Other family:21,695
Male led with no wife present:5,349
Female led with no husband present:16,346
Nonfamily households:46,739
Male led householder:24,409
Female led householder:22,330

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in Puerto Rico, by type

Total Home Population:176,055
Population of Family homes:129,146
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:4,697
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:21,153
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:27,979
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:27,705
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:11,825
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:11,180
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:15,187
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:7,057
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,363
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:46,909
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,583
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,544
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:6,075
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:9,189
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:5,277
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:5,483
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:8,285
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:4,738
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,735

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Puerto Rico containing people over 60

Total Population:176,055
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:62,496
1-person household:18,974
2-or-more-person household:43,522
Family households:41,919
Nonfamily households:1,603
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:113,559
1-person household:22,288
2-or-more-person household:91,271
Family homes:87,227
Nonfamily homes:4,044

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Puerto Rico with multiple generations.

Total Population:176,055
Home has three or more generations:13,413
Home does not have three or more generations:162,642

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in Puerto Rico under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:105,485
Unmarried partner of home lead present:11,903
In family homes:11,873
Population of male led and male partner homes:194
Population of male led and female partner households:4,745
Population of female led and female partner households:315
Population of female led and male partner households:6,619
In nonfamily homes:30
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:20
Population of female led and female partner homes:4
Population of female led and male partner homes:6
No unmarried partner of home lead present:93,582
In family homes:93,418
Population of husband-wife family homes:52,976
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:3,039
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:37,403
In nonfamily homes:164

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Puerto Rico

Total Population:420,447
Population Under 18 years:124,115
Population 18 years and over:296,332

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in Puerto Rico have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:117,960
Family home:90,039
Nonfamily homess:27,921
Male led home:13,790
Living alone:12,351
Not living alone:1,439
Female led home:14,131
Living alone:12,670
Not living alone:1,461
Population of Renter occupied homes:58,095
Family run homes:39,107
Husband-wife family:16,465
Other family:22,642
Male led with no wife present:3,957
Female led with no husband present:18,685
Nonfamily Homes:18,988
Male led homes:10,713
Male living alone:9,175
Male not living alone:1,538
Female led homes:8,275
Females living alone:7,066
Females not living alone:1,209