The Arecibo Zona Urbana (GNIS FID: 2415297) is a community or populated place (Class Code U1) located in Arecibo Municipio at latitude 18.4486 and longitude -66.7446. Arecibo Municipio is in the Atlantic time zone (GMT -4). The elevation is 276 feet.
The formal official name is the Arecibo Zona Urbana, but most people and references simply refer to it as Arecibo Zona Urbana, Puerto Rico.
The U1 Census Class Code for Arecibo Zona Urbana indicates a a census designated place with an official federally recognized name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
The formal boundaries for the Arecibo Zona Urbana (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.53 sq. miles and a water area of 2.42 sq. miles.