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Carolina, Puerto Rico

Administration
Full nameCarolina, Puerto Rico
Official nameCarolina, Puerto Rico
Native name langes
Settlement typeMunicipality
CountryUnited States
TerritoryPuerto Rico
Government
MayorJose C. Aponte Dalmau
Senatorial dist.8 - Carolina
Representative dist.38, 39, 40
Geography
Total Area60.3 sq mi (156.29 km2)
Land Area45.3 sq mi (117.4 km2)
Water Area15 sq mi (38.89 km2)
Demography
Total Population189377 (2005)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
DemonymCarolinenses
Other information
Time zoneAST (UTC-4)

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Carolina (-eskaɾoˈlina) is a city located in the northern part of Puerto Rico, bordering the Atlantic Ocean; it lies north of Gurabo and Juncos; east of Trujillo Alto and San Juan; and west of Canóvanas and Loíza. Carolina is spread over 12 wards plus Carolina Pueblo (the downtown area and the administrative center of the city). It is part of the San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Although Carolina is not technically part of San Juan, it is a short distance from San Juan. Along with San Juan, Bayamón, Guaynabo, Cataño, Toa Baja and Trujillo Alto it is considered to form part of the island's metropolitan area.


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