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Welcome to the town of

VILLALBA , Puerto Rico
People are know as
Villalbeños
Patron:
Nuestra Señora del Carmen

The town of VILLALBA in Puerto Rico was founded in 1917 .
Estimated population as of 2006 is 29,762 .
The zipcode is 00766

Housing units : 8465
Area in square miles
Total area
37.05
Water area
1.61
Land area
35.44
Density per square mile of land area
Population
787.5
Housing units
238.8

 

The Wards (Barrios) are:

Caonillas Abajo, Caonillas Arriba, Hato Puerco Arriba, Vacas, Villalba Abajo y Villalba Arriba.

Location of VILLALBA in the Map of Puerto Rico

Town Information

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

Town History

Villalba was founded in 1917 by José R. Figueroa and Walter Mac K. Jones. [edit] Flag Four horizontal, unequal stripes in width, that from top to bottom have the following order: green, white, green and yellow. In the immediate side to the flagstaff, in the superior stripe, appears, in white color, the star of the shield. [edit] Coat of Arms In a green field, in bridge, a Puerto Rican villa of the XIX century, with six houses and one church, in silvera nd red: the church is adorned with the Coat of Arms of the order of "del Carmelo"; and in the upper right hand, a silver star. Gold border with five calabash (higüera, Crescentia cujete L.) leaves. To the top; a three tower gold crown.

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