Bajadero, Puerto Rico

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Bajadero
Community
Bajadero is located in Puerto Rico
Bajadero
Bajadero
Coordinates: 18°25′24″N 66°40′37″W / 18.4234550°N 66.6769440°W / 18.4234550; -66.6769440Coordinates: 18°25′24″N 66°40′37″W / 18.4234550°N 66.6769440°W / 18.4234550; -66.6769440
Country United States
Territory Puerto Rico
Municipality Arecibo
Elevation259 ft (79 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total3,710
 Source: 2010 Census
Time zoneUTC−4 (AST)

Bajadero is a community in the municipality of Arecibo, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3,710.[2][3] Three barrios border each other and each contains a section of the community; the Bajadero community in the barrio of Arenalejos had a population of 2,380 in 2010. The Bajadero community in the barrio of Carreras had a population of 64 in 2010 and the Bajadero community in the barrio of Domingo Ruíz had a population of 1,266 in 2010.[4][5] There is a U.S. Post office in the community of Bajadero and its zip code is 00616.[6]

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  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Bajadero, Puerto Rico
  2. ^ Picó, Rafael; Buitrago de Santiago, Zayda; Berrios, Hector H. Nueva geografía de Puerto Rico: física, económica, y social, por Rafael Picó. Con la colaboración de Zayda Buitrago de Santiago y Héctor H. Berrios. San Juan Editorial Universitaria, Universidad de Puerto Rico,1969.
  3. ^ Gwillim Law (20 May 2015). Administrative Subdivisions of Countries: A Comprehensive World Reference, 1900 through 1998. McFarland. p. 300. ISBN 978-1-4766-0447-3. Retrieved 25 December 2018.
  4. ^ Puerto Rico:2010:population and housing unit counts.pdf (PDF). U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Census Bureau. 2010. p. 121.
  5. ^ "Reportan varias residencias inundadas en sector de Arecibo". El Vocero (in Spanish). March 25, 2018.
  6. ^ "Bajadero Post Office". usps.com. USPS. Retrieved 2 February 2019.