Humacao, Puerto Rico

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Humacao

Municipio Autónomo de Humacao
Municipality
Downtown Humacao from its city hall
Downtown Humacao from its city hall
Flag of Humacao
Flag
Coat of arms of Humacao
Coat of arms
Nicknames: 
"La Perla del Oriente", "La Ciudad Gris", "Roye Huesos"
Anthem: "Humacao, Hijo del Taíno Bravío"
Map of Puerto Rico highlighting Humacao Municipality
Map of Puerto Rico highlighting Humacao Municipality
Coordinates: 18°08′59″N 65°49′39″W / 18.14972°N 65.82750°W / 18.14972; -65.82750Coordinates: 18°08′59″N 65°49′39″W / 18.14972°N 65.82750°W / 18.14972; -65.82750
Commonwealth Puerto Rico
FoundedApril 1722
Barrios
Government
 • MayorLuis Raul Sanchez (Partido Popular Democrático)
 • Senatorial dist.7 - Humacao
 • Representative dist.35
Area
 • Total55.46 sq mi (143.63 km2)
 • Land45 sq mi (117 km2)
 • Water10.28 sq mi (26.63 km2)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total58,466
 • Density1,100/sq mi (410/km2)
 • Racial groups
(2000 Census) [1]
69.7% White
12.9% Black
0.4% American Indian/An
0.3% Asian
0.0% Native Hawaiian/Pi
9.7% Some other race
6.9% Two or more races
Demonym(s)Humacaeños
Time zoneUTC-4 (AST)
ZIP Codes
00791, 00792, 00741
Area code(s)787/939
Major routesPR primary 3.svg PR primary 30.svg PR primary 60.svg PR urban primary 3R.svg PR urban primary 198.svg
Toll plate yellow.svg
PR primary 53.svg

Humacao (Spanish pronunciation: [umaˈka.o]) is a municipality in Puerto Rico.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ethnicity 2000 census" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 2008-02-16. Retrieved 2008-04-30.