In 2020, Ponce, PR had a population of 221k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $17,827. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Ponce, PR declined from 226,117 to 220,601, a −2.44% decrease and its median household income grew from $17,683 to $17,827, a 0.814% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ponce, PR are White (Hispanic) (63.7%), Two+ (Hispanic) (20.3%), Other (Hispanic) (9.3%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (6.03%), and White (Non-Hispanic) (0.375%).
None of the households in Ponce, PR reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
The largest universities in Ponce, PR are Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce (1,063 degrees awarded in 2020), Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Ponce (762 degrees), and University of Puerto Rico-Ponce (429 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Ponce, PR was $95,600, and the homeownership rate was 68.7%.
Most people in Ponce, PR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Ponce, PR was 2 cars per household.