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    This is a list of Puerto Rico locations by per capita income. In 2017, Puerto Rico had a per capita income of $12,081 — lower than any state and one of the lowest in the United States.[1] In 2017, Puerto Rico had a median household income of $19,775 — the lowest of any state or territory in the United States.[1]

    Puerto Rico is the only U.S. territory whose data is recorded annually in American Community Survey estimates (as if it were a state) — the other U.S. territories have their data recorded only once every 10 years.[2]

    Puerto Rico municipalities ranked by per capita income

    Note: Puerto Rico does not have counties. The U.S. Census Bureau counts the 78 municipalities of Puerto Rico as county-equivalents.[3]

    Data for the municipalities of Puerto Rico is from the U.S. Census Bureau (2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates). Most of the municipalities of Puerto Rico are among the lowest-income places in the United States. Adjuntas, Puerto Rico has the lowest median household income of any county or county-equivalent in the United States.[1]

    Per capita income ranges from $24,264 in Guaynabo to $5,943 in Maricao.

    Rank Municipality Per capita
    income
    (2017)
    Median
    household
    income
    (2017)
    1 Guaynabo $24,264 $34,060
    2 San Juan $18,160 $21,677
    3 Gurabo $16,559 $32,625
    4 Carolina $16,188 $29,082
    5 Trujillo Alto $15,703 $31,202
    6 Dorado $15,495 $29,354
    7 Toa Alta $14,162 $29,672
    8 Bayamón $14,138 $25,528
    9 Caguas $13,904 $24,229
    10 Cayey $12,594 $20,442
    11 Toa Baja $12,240 $24,583
    12 Ceiba $11,840 $18,998
    13 Humacao $11,682 $18,735
    14 Cataño $11,627 $18,663
    15 Hormigueros $11,588 $19,674
    16 Culebra $11,450 $23,355
    17 Vieques $11,136 $16,261
    18 Canóvanas $11,094 $19,986
    19 Cidra $10,965 $20,389
    20 Fajardo $10,900 $18,941
    21 Aguadilla $10,872 $16,821
    22 Río Grande $10,804 $22,584
    23 Ponce $10,775 $16,561
    24 Mayagüez $10,656 $14,642
    25 Aguas Buenas $10,615 $16,733
    26 Manatí $10,559 $18,191
    27 San Lorenzo $10,497 $18,589
    28 Vega Alta $10,492 $18,053
    29 Santa Isabel $10,478 $16,816
    30 Villalba $10,449 $19,893
    31 Luquillo $10,434 $19,377
    32 Hatillo $10,360 $17,770
    33 Las Piedras $10,342 $20,587
    34 Coamo $10,307 $19,110
    35 Juana Díaz $10,244 $20,228
    36 Aibonito $10,224 $18,387
    37 Rincón $10,220 $18,292
    38 Vega Baja $10,197 $18,900
    39 Naguabo $10,016 $18,976
    40 Arecibo $9,954 $17,289
    41 Camuy $9,738 $17,579
    42 San Germán $9,563 $15,036
    43 Cabo Rojo $9,523 $16,461
    44 Añasco $9,344 $18,765
    45 Quebradillas $9,287 $16,082
    46 Guayama $9,183 $15,296
    47 Sabana Grande $9,158 $15,736
    48 Juncos $9,017 $18,533
    49 Aguada $9,001 $16,199
    50 Naranjito $8,996 $18,069
    51 Maunabo $8,830 $17,636
    52 Morovis $8,816 $18,739
    53 Isabela $8,798 $16,333
    54 Barceloneta $8,762 $17,113
    55 Salinas $8,738 $16,246
    56 Loíza $8,729 $17,273
    57 Patillas $8,679 $14,512
    58 Yabucoa $8,672 $15,586
    59 Guayanilla $8,347 $14,988
    60 Lares $8,212 $12,820
    61 Utuado $8,140 $15,931
    62 Yauco $8,124 $14,451
    63 San Sebastián $8,072 $14,275
    64 Ciales $8,049 $14,432
    65 Peñuelas $7,983 $16,868
    66 Corozal $7,887 $14,752
    67 Moca $7,881 $13,413
    68 Florida $7,837 $16,919
    69 Barranquitas $7,716 $15,694
    70 Arroyo $7,639 $15,689
    71 Orocovis $7,326 $14,296
    72 Lajas $7,229 $13,896
    73 Guanica $7,207 $12,653
    74 Jayuya $7,179 $15,615
    75 Las Marías $7,154 $14,404
    76 Adjuntas $7,117 $11,680
    77 Comerío $7,047 $13,523
    78 Maricao $5,943 $13,462

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    References

    1. ^ a b c https://factfinder.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?pid=ACS_17_5YR_DP03&prodType=table[permanent dead link] American FactFinder (U.S. Census). Selected Economic Characteristics. 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. [Geography set to "Puerto Rico"]. Retrieved July 3, 2019.
    2. ^ https://www.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/section-1557-top-15-languages-faqs.pdf Frequently Asked Questions to Accompany the Estimates of at Least the Top 15 Languages Spoken by Individuals with Limited English Proficiency under Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Page 2. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Retrieved July 3, 2019.
    3. ^ https://www2.census.gov/geo/pdfs/reference/GARM/Ch4GARM.pdf States, Counties, and Statistically Equivalent Entities (Chapter 4). Census.gov. Retrieved July 3, 2019.

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