The Dorado (GNIS FID: 1610208) is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Dorado Municipio at latitude 18.4588 and longitude -66.2677. Dorado Municipio is in the Atlantic time zone (GMT -4). The elevation is 10 feet.
The formal official name is the Dorado, but most people and references simply refer to it as Dorado, Puerto Rico.
The U5 Census Class Code for Dorado 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 Dorado (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.56 sq. miles.