The Animas (GNIS FID: 1867681) is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Arecibo Municipio at latitude 18.4455 and longitude -66.6349. Arecibo Municipio is in the Atlantic time zone (GMT -4). The elevation is 177 feet.
The formal official name is the Animas, but most people and references simply refer to it as Animas, Puerto Rico.
The U5 Census Class Code for Animas indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
The formal boundaries for the Animas (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.