Cedro Arriba

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Cedro Arriba
Barrio
Location of Cedro Arriba
Cedro Arriba is located in Puerto Rico
Cedro Arriba
Cedro Arriba
Cedro Arriba, Naranjito, Puerto Rico
Cedro Arriba is located in Caribbean
Cedro Arriba
Cedro Arriba
Cedro Arriba (Caribbean)
Coordinates: 18°15′29″N 66°16′53″W / 18.258173599999999°N 66.281327099999999°W / 18.258173599999999; -66.281327099999999Coordinates: 18°15′29″N 66°16′53″W / 18.258173599999999°N 66.281327099999999°W / 18.258173599999999; -66.281327099999999[1]
Commonwealth Puerto Rico
Municipality Naranjito
Government
 • MayorOrlando Ortiz Chevres
 • GovernorRicardo Rosselló
Elevation
1,722 ft (525 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total3,876
 Source: 2010 Census
Time zoneUTC−4 (AST)

Cedro Arriba is a barrio in the municipality of Naranjito, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 3,876.[2][3][4]

History[edit]

When after the Treaty of Paris (1898), the U.S. conducted its first census of Puerto Rico, the population of Cedro Arriba barrio was 915.[5] Some of the sectors within this barrio receive water service from a private system, and not from Puerto Rico Aqueducts and Sewers Authority.[6]

Sectors and neighborhoods[edit]

The following are the sectors and neighborhoods of Cedro Arriba: El Abanico, Los Morales, La Pajona, Los Ríos, Las Cruces, Cabrera, Tiñín Ortega, Ferrer, El Pueblito, Los Pomos, San Antonio, La Gallera, Ángel Avilés, Santa Rita, Feijoó Cedro Arriba, El Riíto, Los López, El Banco, Feijoó Anones, Peñabert, Moncho Rodríguez, Xanadú, Sánchez, Los Zayas and Loncho López.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Cedro Arriba
  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.
  5. ^ Joseph Prentiss Sanger; Henry Gannett; Walter Francis Willcox (1900). Informe sobre el censo de Puerto Rico, 1899, United States. War Dept. Porto Rico Census Office (in Spanish). Imprenta del gobierno. p. 162.
  6. ^ a b "Plan Territorial (2012)" (PDF). JP PR Gov (in Spanish). Gobierno Municipal de Naranjito -Oficina de Planificación y Ordenación Territorial. p. 43. Retrieved 26 June 2019.