The Lajas (GNIS FID: 1611345) is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lajas Municipio at latitude 18.05 and longitude -67.0593. Lajas Municipio is in the Atlantic time zone (GMT -4). The elevation is 161 feet.
The formal official name is the Lajas, but most people and references simply refer to it as Lajas, Puerto Rico.
The U5 Census Class Code for Lajas 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 Lajas (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.