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Avenida Juan Ponce de Leon

Avenida Juan Ponce de Leon, coextensive as Route PR-25 along its entire length, is one of the main thoroughfares in San Juan, Puerto Rico. It is a mostly three-lane, one-way road. It runs from Old San Juan to Rio Piedras pueblo and, for most of i ...

Bajadero, Puerto Rico

Bajadero is a community in the municipality of Arecibo, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3.710. Three barrios border each other and each contains a section of the community. The Bajadero community in the barrio of Arenalejos had a populati ...

Barahona, Morovis, Puerto Rico

The United States took control of Puerto Rico from Spain in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War under the terms of the Treaty of Paris of 1898. In 1899, the United States conducted its first census of Puerto Rico, finding that the populatio ...

Barceloneta barrio-pueblo

Barceloneta barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Barceloneta, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 435. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains ...

Barranquitas barrio-pueblo

Barranquitas barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Barranquitas, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 2.695. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which conta ...

Bartolo, Lares, Puerto Rico

Bartolo is a barrio in the municipality of Lares, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 2.035. Bartolo is on the southeastern border of Lares and Adjuntas.

Bayamon barrio-pueblo

Bayamon barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Bayamon, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 4.746. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a cent ...

Buenos Aires (Santurce)

Buenos Aires is one of the forty sectors of Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico. According to the 2000 United States Census, Buenos Aires has a population of 1.303 people.

Cabezas, Fajardo, Puerto Rico

Cabezas is a barrio in the municipality of Fajardo, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 1.339. Croabas Community with 1.053 residents is a fishing neighborhood and tour boat launch site in Cabezas.

Cabo Rojo barrio-pueblo

Cabo Rojo barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Cabo Rojo, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 1.078. was customary in Spain, the municipality in Puerto Rico has a barrio called pueblo which contains a c ...

Caguas barrio-pueblo

Caguas barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Caguas, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 22.406. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a centr ...

Caimito, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Caimito is one of the 18 barrios of the municipality of San Juan, Puerto Rico. With a land area of 5.41 square miles, Caimito is the second largest barrio in the municipality of San Juan, Puerto Rico. In 2010 it had 21.825 inhabitants and a popul ...

Calabazas, San Sebastian, Puerto Rico

The United States took control of Puerto Rico from Spain in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War under the terms of the Treaty of Paris of 1898 and conducted its first census of Puerto Rico, finding that the population of Calabazas barrio wa ...

Callejones

Callejones is a barrio in the municipality of Lares, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 4.575. Machos Cave and Pajita Cave are located in Callejones.

Camarones, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico

The name camarones meaning "shrimp" in English comes from the Camarones River. The United States took control of Puerto Rico from Spain in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War under the terms of the Treaty of Paris of 1898 and conducted its ...

Camuy barrio-pueblo

Camuy barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Camuy, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3.354. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a central ...

Cañabon, Barranquitas, Puerto Rico

The United States took control of Puerto Rico from Spain in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War under the terms of the Treaty of Paris of 1898. In 1899, the United States conducted its first census of Puerto Rico, finding that the populatio ...

Canovanas barrio-pueblo

Canovanas barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Canovanas, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 4.060. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a ...

Caonillas, Aibonito, Puerto Rico

The United States took control of Puerto Rico from Spain in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War under the terms of the Treaty of Paris of 1898. In 1899, the United States conducted its first census of Puerto Rico, finding that the combined ...

Carolina barrio-pueblo

Carolina barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Carolina, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 1.201. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a ce ...

Cataño barrio-pueblo

Cataño barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Cataño, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 4.283. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a centra ...

Cayey barrio-pueblo

Cayey barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Cayey, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 15.298. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a central ...

Cayo Batata

Cayo Batata is an uninhabited, grass-covered island, located at 18°06′56″N 65°46′17″W, 1.969 feet east of Morro de Humacao, the closest mainland feature, in Humacao, Puerto Rico.

Cayo Luis Peña

Cayo Luis Peña, formerly South West Key is a small, uninhabited island off the west coast of Culebra, an island municipality of Puerto Rico. The island is a nature reserve which forms part of the Culebra National Wildlife Refuge. Visitors are all ...

Cayos de Caña Gorda

The Cayos de Caña Gorda is a group of three uninhabited, mangrove-covered cays, located at 17°56′32″N 066°52′17″W off the southwestern coast of Puerto Rico. They belong to barrio Caranero of Guanica municipio. The eastern cay, Isla Ballena is sep ...

Cedro Arriba

The United States took control of Puerto Rico from Spain in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War under the terms of the Treaty of Paris of 1898. In 1899, the United States conducted its first census of Puerto Rico, finding that the populatio ...

Ceiba barrio-pueblo

Ceiba barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Ceiba, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3.677. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a central ...

Cerro Gordo, Añasco, Puerto Rico

Since 2001 when law 1-2001 was passed, measures have been taken to identify and address the high levels of poverty and the lack of resources and opportunities affecting specific communities in Puerto Rico. Initially there were 686 places that mad ...

Ciales barrio-pueblo

Ciales barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Ciales, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 1.009. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a centra ...

Cidra barrio-pueblo

Cidra barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Cidra, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 1.064. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a central ...

Coamo barrio-pueblo

Coamo barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Coamo, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 6.685. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a central ...

Comerio barrio-pueblo

The United States took control of Puerto Rico from Spain in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War under the terms of the Treaty of Paris of 1898. In 1899, the United States conducted its first census of Puerto Rico, finding that the populatio ...

Corcovada, Añasco, Puerto Rico

Since 2001 when law 1-2001 was passed, measures have been taken to identify and address the high levels of poverty and the lack of resources and opportunities affecting specific communities in Puerto Rico. Initially there were 686 places that mad ...

Culebra barrio-pueblo

Culebra barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Culebra, an island-municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 462. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains ...

Cuyon, Aibonito, Puerto Rico

Cuyon is a barrio in the municipality of Aibonito, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 977. The Cuyon River runs through this barrio and through Coamo.

Cuyon, Coamo, Puerto Rico

Cuyon is a barrio in the municipality of Coamo, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3.077. The Cuyon River runs through this barrio and through Aibonito.

Dos Bocas Lake

Dos Bocas Lake is a lake located in the municipalities of Arecibo and Utuado on the island of Puerto Rico. The lake was created from 1937 until it was completed in 1942 with the construction of the Dos Bocas Dam, by the Puerto Rico Electric Power ...

El Cinco, San Juan, Puerto Rico

El Cinco is one of the 18 barrios of the municipality of San Juan, Puerto Rico and a former barrio of the dissolved municipality of Rio Piedras. In the year 2000 it had a population of 7.149 and a land area of 1.37 square miles resulting in a pop ...

El Toro Wilderness

El Toro Wilderness is a 10.000-acre National Wilderness Preservation System unit located partly within El Yunque National Forest on the island of Puerto Rico. El Toro, named after the highest peak in the forest at 3.524 feet, is the only tropical ...

El Yunque (Puerto Rico)

This article refers to the mountain. For information on the national forest, see El Yunque National Forest. Pico El Yunque or El Yunque Peak is a mountain that is located fully within the boundaries of the El Yunque National Forest, part of the U ...

Fajardo barrio-pueblo

Fajardo barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Fajardo, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 13.709. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a cen ...

Guanica barrio-pueblo

Guanica barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Guanica, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3.514. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a cent ...

Guatemala, San Sebastian, Puerto Rico

Guatemala is a barrio in the municipality of San Sebastian, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 2.512. The Guatemala River is located in Guatemala barrio.

Guayabota

Guayabota is a barrio in the municipality of Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3.124. Hurricane Maria struck the island of Puerto Rico on September 19, 2017, knocking out power to the entire island and also affected access to clean ...

Guayama barrio-pueblo

Guayama barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Guayama, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 16.891. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a cen ...

Guayanilla barrio-pueblo

Guayanilla barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Guayanilla, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3.757. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains ...

Guaynabo barrio-pueblo

Guaynabo barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Guaynabo, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 4.008. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a ce ...

Guayo, Adjuntas, Puerto Rico

The United States took control of Puerto Rico from Spain in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War under the terms of the Treaty of Paris of 1898. In 1899, the United States conducted its first census of Puerto Rico, finding that the combined ...

Gurabo barrio-pueblo

Gurabo barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Gurabo, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 1.509. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a centra ...

Hatillo barrio-pueblo

Hatillo barrio-pueblo is a barrio and the administrative center of Hatillo, a municipality of Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3.117. was customary in Spain, in Puerto Rico, the municipality has a barrio called pueblo which contains a cent ...