Located in the continent of the Caribbean, Puerto Rico covers 8,870 square kilometers of land and 4,921 square kilometers of water, making it the 164th largest nation in the world with a total area of 13,791 square kilometers.
Puerto Rico is a dependant territory of The United States Of America. The population of Puerto Rico is 3,998,905 (2012) and the nation has a density of 451 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Puerto Rico is the US Dollar (USD). As well, the people of Puerto Rico are refered to as Puerto Rican.
The dialing code for the country is 1 and the top level internet domain for Puerto Rican sites is .pr.
Puerto Rico does not share land borders with any countries.
To learn more, visit our detailed Puerto Rico section.
|Density||450.8 / km2 ( 1,167.7 / mi2 )|
|Capital||San Juan (San Juan)|
|GDP||103,000,000,000 (2013 data)|
|GDP per Capita||25,757 (2013 data)|
|Land Area||8,870 km2 (3,425 mi2)|
|Water Area||4,921 km2 (1,900 mi2)|
What is the capital of Puerto Rico?
San Juan is the capital city of Puerto Rico. It has a population of 418,140, and is located on a latitue of 18.47 and longitude of -66.11.
Quick Facts About San Juan, the Capital Of Puerto Rico
|Elevation||11 meters over sea level|
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