The Palomas (GNIS FID: 1611599) is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Comerío Municipio at latitude 18.2325 and longitude -66.2563. Comerío Municipio is in the Atlantic time zone (GMT -4). The elevation is 1,936 feet.
The formal official name is the Palomas, but most people and references simply refer to it as Palomas, Puerto Rico.
The U5 Census Class Code for Palomas 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 Palomas (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.