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Information on Arecibo, Arecibo Municipality

The Municipality of Arecibo is located in the state of Puerto Rico, in Arecibo Municipality. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Municipality hall of Arecibo at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Arecibo Municipality HALL, Arecibo Municipality

Arecibo Municipality Hall's addressArecibo Arecibo Municipal Building
P.O. Box 1086

Arecibo PR 00613
United States
Phone number of Arecibo Municipality Hall+1 787-878-4338
Arecibo, PR emailNot available
Arecibo official websiteNot available
Mayor of AreciboLemuel Soto
Birth Certificate Order your Puerto Rico birth certificate online

Common questions about Arecibo

What county is Arecibo PR in?

Arecibo, PR is located in Arecibo County

Where is Arecibo, Puerto Rico ?

Arecibo is a municipality located in Arecibo County on the northern coast of Puerto Rico. Situated along the Atlantic Ocean, Arecibo lies west of San Juan and east of Aguadilla. It’s positioned near prominent landmarks such as the Arecibo Observatory and the Río Grande de Arecibo.

Demography of Arecibo

Name of Arecibo inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population49 318 inhabitants9 / 671
Population density in Arecibo2 746,4 pop/sq mi (1 060,4 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Arecibo, PR

Where to apply for a passport in Arecibo, PR? There are 2 passport offices in Arecibo, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number

Top 3 most popular banks in Arecibo

There are 5 bank branches in Arecibo.
Banco Popular de Puerto Rico is the most popular bank in Arecibo with 3 branch offices, followed by FirstBank Puerto Rico with 1 branch offices and then Banco Santander Puerto Rico with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Arecibo:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Banco Popular de Puerto Rico3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
FirstBank Puerto Rico1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Banco Santander Puerto Rico1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Arecibo administrative numbers

Arecibo Municipality code7203368
Arecibo Municipality postcode00613

Information on Arecibo, Arecibo Municipality

Cities twinned with AreciboCurrently, the town Arecibo isn’t twinned
Natural parksArecibo isn't part of a natural park

Arecibo territory

Arecibo area17,96 sq mi (46,51 km²)
Arecibo altitude121 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 18.455
Longitude: -66.7353
Latitude: 18° 27' 18'' North
Longitude: 66° 44' 7'' West
Time zone
UTC -4:00 (America/Puerto_Rico)
The summer and winter time does not differ from the standard time
Local time

What is Arecibo close to?

Nearby cities include: Hatillo, Camuy, Barceloneta and Utuado
HatilloNeighbouring townsBarceloneta
Hatillo 6 milesCamuy 7.8 milesBarceloneta 12.9 miles
Utuado 13 milesFlorida 13.1 milesQuebradillas 13.2 miles
Lares 14.7 milesManatí 16.9 milesJayuya 18.7 miles
San Sebastián 18.9 milesIsabela 19.2 milesCiales 19.3 miles
Adjuntas 20.2 milesLas Marías 21.6 milesVega Baja 22.1 miles
Morovis 23.4 milesMaricao 24.7 milesMoca 25.3 miles
Vega Alta 27.3 milesPeñuelas 27.4 milesAguadilla 27.6 miles

Distance between Arecibo and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 3345 milesHouston : 1964 milesPhiladelphia : 1573 miles
Phoenix : 2980 milesSan Antonio : 2140 milesSan Diego : 3264 miles
Dallas : 2109 milesSan Jose : 3557 milesJacksonville : 1247 miles closest
Indianapolis : 1876 milesSan Francisco : 3626 milesAustin : 2111 miles
Columbus : 1777 milesFort Worth : 2140 milesCharlotte : 1446 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Leisure and activities in Arecibo surrounding area

No activities found in town Arecibo