Puerto Rico

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  1. Mayaguez Legal Resources
  2. Mayaguez Statistics
  3. Mayaguez Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Mayaguez Employment Information
  5. Mayaguez Family Information
  6. Mayaguez Education Information
  7. Mayaguez Public Benefits Information
  8. Mayaguez Criminal Information
  9. Mayaguez Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Mayaguez Zip Codes


Mayaguez Legal Resources

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State Attorney General
Federal Courts
Puerto Rico


Mayaguez Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 80,147
  • Land Area (2000): 69.619 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 8.611 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 787
  • Alias(es) (2003): ALT DE ALGARROBO, ALT DE MAYAGUEZ, BO ALGARROBO, BO BALBOA, BO BARCELONA, BO BROADWAY, BO BUENA VISTA, BO CANTERA, BO CARCEL, BO COLOMBIA, BO DULCES LABIOS, BO EL SECO, BO LA QUINTA, BO LICEO, BO MANI, BO MINERAL, BO PARIS, BO RIO HONDO, BO SABALOS, BO SALUD, BO SANTURCE, BO TRAS TALLERES, EXT BELMONTE, JARD DE GUANAJIBO, JARD DEL CARIBE, LOMAS VERDES, MANS DE ESPANA, MAYAGUEZ, PARC CASTILLO, PARC MANI, PARC SOLEDAD, PARQ DE LA CEIBA, PASEO LOS ROBLES, REPTO ANTILLANO, REPTO BRISAS DE RIO HONDO, REPTO FLAMBOYAN, REPTO LOS CHEVRES, REPTO MACIAS, REPTO SAN FRANCISCO, REPTO SAN JOSE, REPTO SAN MIGUEL, SANTA ROSA DE LIMA, URB ALEMANY, URB BELLA LOMAS, URB BELLO HORIZONTE, URB BELMONTE, URB BUENAVENTURA, URB ENSANCHE RAMIREZ, URB ENSANCHE VIVALDI, URB FLOR DEL VALLE, URB FRATERNIDAD, URB GUANAJIBO GDNS, URB GUANAJIBO HOMES, URB HOSTOS, URB LA ESTANCIA, URB LA RIVIERA, URB LLAVAT, URB LOS VERSALLES, URB MAYAGUEZ TERRACE, URB MENDOZA, URB MIRADERO GDNS, URB MIRADERO HLS, URB MONTEREY, URB PARAISO DE MAYAGUEZ, URB PETITEVILLE, URB PONCE DE LEON, URB PURA BRISA, URB QUINTO CENTENARIO, URB RAMIREZ DE ARELLANO, URB RIO CRISTAL, URB SAN JOSE, URB SANTA MARIA, URB SULTANA, VILLA ANGELICA, VILLA FONTANA, VILLA GERENA, VILLA INDIA, VILLA SAN ANDRES, VILLA SULTANITA, VILLAS DE FELISA, VILLAS DEL OESTE, VILLAS DEL RIO, VILLAS DEL SOL, VISTA VERDE, WESTERNLAKE VILLAGE
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Houses (2000): 32,421

Mayaguez Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/RuralPopulationPercent
 Urban78,46397.90%
 Rural, Farm00.00%
 Rural, Non-farm1,6822.10%

Mayaguez Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Mayaguez Employment Information

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Mayaguez Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1.Construction1,06510.32%
2.Educational Services1,0189.87%
3.Public Administration7887.64%
4.Health Care6085.89%
5.Accommodation and Food Services5965.78%
6.Food Manufacturing5535.36%
7.Food and Beverage Stores3583.47%
8.Admin, Support, and Waste Management3493.38%
9.Professional / Scientific / Tech Services3403.30%
10.Repair and Maintenance3283.18%
11.Chemical Manufacturing3072.98%
12.Real Estate and Rental and Leasing2572.49%
13.Finance and Insurance2352.28%
14.Miscellaneous Manufacturing2322.25%
15.Computer and Electronic Manufacturing2092.03%
16.Other Transportation1851.79%
17.Department and Other General Stores1841.78%
18.Broadcasting and Telecommunications1531.48%
19.Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers1461.42%
20.Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes1401.36%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1.Educational Services1,67520.61%
2.Health Care1,10413.58%
3.Public Administration7589.33%
4.Accommodation and Food Services5136.31%
5.Food Manufacturing4095.03%
6.Department and Other General Stores3514.32%
7.Apparel Manufacturing3324.09%
8.Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes2463.03%
9.Chemical Manufacturing2402.95%
10.Finance and Insurance2252.77%
11.Social Assistance2242.76%
12.Food and Beverage Stores2142.63%
13.Professional / Scientific / Tech Services1431.76%
14.Pharmacies and Drug Stores1361.67%
15.Miscellaneous Manufacturing1311.61%
16.Computer and Electronic Manufacturing1141.40%
17.Private Household Services961.18%
18.Admin, Support, and Waste Management921.13%
19.Real Estate and Rental and Leasing851.05%
20.Broadcasting and Telecommunications780.96%

Mayaguez Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1.Other Sales and Related Occupations6426.22%
2.Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance5805.62%
3.Other Production Occupations5445.27%
4.Other Office and Admin Support4043.92%
5.Other Management Occupations3893.77%
6.Retail Sales, Not cashiers3563.45%
7.Other Installation / Maintenance3153.05%
8.Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact3153.05%
9.Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers2932.84%
10.Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers2892.80%
11.Postsecondary Teachers2722.64%
12.Vehicle Mechanics2682.60%
13.Construction Laborers2442.37%
14.Cooks and Food Preparation Workers2292.22%
15.Physicians and Surgeons2222.15%
16.Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching2152.08%
17.Cashiers2021.96%
18.Other Protective Service Workers2001.94%
19.Other Construction Trades1941.88%
20.Carpenters1851.79%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1.Secretaries and Admins90011.07%
2.Teachers, Pre/Primary School6057.44%
3.Cashiers6027.41%
4.Other Office and Admin Support4355.35%
5.Retail Sales, Not cashiers4075.01%
6.Other Production Occupations3284.04%
7.Textile / Apparel / Furnishings2923.59%
8.Other Sales and Related Occupations2653.26%
9.Other Management Occupations2422.98%
10.Registered Nurses2352.89%
11.Cooks and Food Preparation Workers2152.65%
12.Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service2012.47%
13.Counselors / Social Workers / Etc.1992.45%
14.Postsecondary Teachers1812.23%
15.Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance1772.18%
16.Health Technologists and Technicians1591.96%
17.Accountants and Auditors1511.86%
18.Food Processing Workers1361.67%
19.Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact1331.64%
20.Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians1291.59%

Mayaguez Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week PopulationPercent
35 or more hours17,60227.63%
15-35 hours5,6598.88%
1-14 hours1,6982.67%
No regular hours38,74760.82%

Mayaguez Time Left For Work

Time PopulationPercent
Midnight-4:59 AM6303.57%
5 AM-5:29 AM4902.78%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM7134.04%
6 AM-6:29 AM1,4138.01%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM2,52114.29%
7 AM-7:29 AM3,74021.20%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM2,61514.82%
8 AM-8:29 AM1,6009.07%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM5353.03%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM8995.10%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM2911.65%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM1240.70%
Noon-3:59 PM1,1136.31%
4 PM-11:59 PM9595.44%

Mayaguez Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes PopulationPercent
Less than 55303.00%
5-91,92510.91%
10-143,05317.30%
15-194,36824.76%
20-242,65315.04%
25-297144.05%
30-342,37013.43%
35-392901.64%
40-442861.62%
45-596213.52%
60-894922.79%
At least 903411.93%

Mayaguez Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes Population (public)Percent Population (private)Percent
Under 305843.31%12,65971.75%
30-442611.48%2,68515.22%
45-59380.22%5833.30%
At least 60630.36%7704.36%

Mayaguez Type Of Commute

TypePopulationPercent
 Bicycle1740.97%
 Car / truck / van, carpool3,21017.86%
 Car / truck / van, solo11,98666.70%
 Motorcycle50.03%
 Other2651.47%
 Public transportation9465.26%
 Walked1,0575.88%
 Worked at home3271.82%

Mayaguez Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Mayaguez Family Information

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Households (2000): 28,628 (78,801 people)
Families (2000): 20,205 (65,667 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,803
People at same address in 1995: 51,345

Mayaguez Household Income in 1999


IncomePopulationPercent
Under $10,00012,67944.29%
$10,000-$14,9993,82513.36%
$15,000-$19,9992,7189.49%
$20,000-$24,9992,2187.75%
$25,000-$29,9991,4955.22%
$30,000-$34,9991,0623.71%
$35,000-$39,9998943.12%
$40,000-$44,9995972.09%
$45,000-$49,9994521.58%
$50,000-$59,9997382.58%
$60,000-$74,9996312.20%
$75,000-$99,9996142.14%
$100,000-$124,9992901.01%
$125,000-$149,9991150.40%
$150,000-$199,9991280.45%
$200,000 or more1720.60%

Mayaguez Household Type

TypePopulationPercent
 Nonfamily, 1 person6,54522.84%
 Family, 2 people7,18725.08%
 Nonfamily, 2 people9843.43%
 Family, 3 people5,31318.54%
 Nonfamily, 3 people4321.51%
 Family, 4 people4,29214.98%
 Nonfamily, 4 people2830.99%
 Family, 5 people2,1747.59%
 Nonfamily, 5 people1110.39%
 Family, 6 people8062.81%
 Nonfamily, 6 people480.17%
 Family, 7 or more people4231.48%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people570.20%

Mayaguez Household Income Type

Type PopulationPercent
Earnings16,46127.30%
Interest / Dividend / Rent1,8923.14%
Public Assistance5,7249.49%
Retirement3,2445.38%
Self Employment2,1433.55%
Social Security10,35017.16%
Supplemental Security4150.69%
Wage / Salary15,56225.80%
Other4,5167.49%

Mayaguez Family Type

TypePopulationPercent
 No children under 187,63458.66%
 With children under 185,38041.34%

Mayaguez Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

TypePopulationPercent
 Divorced2,2727.53%
 Married14,88949.35%
 Never Married12,13540.22%
 Widowed8742.90%

Mayaguez Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

TypePopulationPercent
 Divorced4,28512.38%
 Married15,76545.54%
 Never Married10,42830.12%
 Widowed4,14011.96%

Mayaguez Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Mayaguez Education Information

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Mayaguez Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

DegreePopulationPercent
 Less than 9th grade13,40621.82%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma9,54115.53%
 High school diploma or equivalent13,17821.45%
 Some college, no degree12,32720.06%
 Associate degree2,5314.12%
 Bachelors degree7,38412.02%
 Graduate or professional degree3,0715.00%

Mayaguez Population In School (3 or older)

School Level In Public SchoolPercent In Private SchoolPercentTotalPercent
Nursery or preschool7020.88%3850.48%1,0871.36%
Kindergarten7220.90%2790.35%1,0011.25%
Grades 1-43,1933.98%9201.15%4,1135.13%
Grades 5-83,7814.72%1,0871.36%4,8686.07%
Grades 9-123,4544.31%1,1031.38%4,5575.69%
Undergrad college6,8268.52%2,9913.73%9,81712.25%
Graduate or professional school4270.53%4530.57%8801.10%
Total19,10523.84%7,2189.01%26,32332.84%

Mayaguez Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Mayaguez Public Benefits Information

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Mayaguez Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/BelowPopulationPercent
 At Or Above Poverty Level38,28648.38%
 Below Poverty Level40,84251.62%

Mayaguez Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Mayaguez Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 655
Mayaguez Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Mayaguez Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Mayaguez Population By Age

AgePopulationPercent
0-9 Years10,09812.60%
10-19 Years12,79915.97%
20-29 Years14,43518.01%
30-39 Years8,95711.18%
40-49 Years9,41911.75%
50-59 Years9,37411.70%
60-69 Years7,3339.15%
70-79 Years4,9506.18%
80-89 Years2,3262.90%
90+ Years4560.57%

Mayaguez Population - Male/Female

Male/FemalePopulationPercent
 Male38,04047.46%
 Female42,10752.54%

Mayaguez Population By Ethnicity

EthnicityPopulationPercent
 Hispanic/Latino79,31298.96%
 Caucasian5890.73%
 Asian1140.14%
 African-American610.08%
 Multiracial480.06%
 Amerindian120.01%
 Other Race90.01%
 Pacific Islander20.00%

Mayaguez Top Specified Ancestries

RankAncestry PopulationPercent Of Specified Ancestries
1.United States Or American2,02067.40%
2.French Non-Basque2147.14%
3.Italian2066.87%
4.African1083.60%
5.West Indian1003.34%
6.German782.60%
7.Irish672.24%
8.Arab / Arabic371.23%
9.Lebanese371.23%
10.English331.10%

Mayaguez Top Languages Spoken At Home

RankLanguage PopulationPercent Of Reported Languages
1.Spanish Or Spanish Creole63,58684.35%
2.Only English11,62015.41%
3.French580.08%
4.Japanese330.04%
5.Arabic290.04%
6.Chinese180.02%
7.German140.02%
8.Tagalog130.02%
9.African120.02%
10.Italian30.00%

Mayaguez Citizen Type

TypePopulationPercent
 Citizen by birth78,42297.85%
 Naturalized immigrant8881.11%
 Not a citizen8351.04%

Mayaguez Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Mayaguez Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Mayaguez Zip Codes

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