Villalba, Puerto Rico

municipality in Puerto Rico

Villalba (vee-YAHL-bah) is a municipality of Puerto Rico. It is in the central region, northeast of Juana Díaz; south of Orocovis; and west of Coamo. Villalba is spread over 6 wards and Villalba Pueblo (the downtown area and the administrative center of the city).

Villalba, Puerto Rico
Flag of Villalba, Puerto Rico
Official seal of Villalba, Puerto Rico
Ciudad de los Avancinos", "Ciudad del Gandul", "Ciudad de los Lagos", "Ciudad del Cooperativismo
Location within the island of Puerto Rico
Location within the island of Puerto Rico
Coordinates: 18°07′38″N 66°29′32″W / 18.1272°N 66.4922°W / 18.1272; -66.4922
Country United States
Commonwealth Puerto Rico
Founded in1917
 • MayorHon. Waldemar Rivera Torres (Partido Popular Democrático (PPD))
 • Senatorial dist.6 Guayama
 • Representative dist.26
 • Total37.69 sq mi (97.61 km2)
 • Land37 sq mi (96 km2)
 • Water0.62 sq mi (1.61 km2)
 • Total21,466[1]
 • Density619.9/sq mi (239.3/km2)
Time zoneUTC-4 (AST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (websites)
Anthem – "A las orillas del Río Jacaguas"

References change

  1. "U.S. Census Bureau QuickFacts: Villalba Municipio, Puerto Rico". Retrieved 2023-04-24.