The Carolina (GNIS FID: 1609798) is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Carolina Municipio at latitude 18.3808 and longitude -65.9574. Carolina Municipio is in the Atlantic time zone (GMT -4). The elevation is 52 feet.
The formal official name is the Carolina, but most people and references simply refer to it as Carolina, Puerto Rico.
The U5 Census Class Code for Carolina 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 Carolina (see map below) encompass a land area of 20.65 sq. miles and a water area of 3.44 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Carolina: San Fernando de la Carolina.