The Vega Alta (GNIS FID: 1612821) is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Vega Alta Municipio at latitude 18.4122 and longitude -66.3313. Vega Alta Municipio is in the Atlantic time zone (GMT -4). The elevation is 108 feet.
The formal official name is the Vega Alta, but most people and references simply refer to it as Vega Alta, Puerto Rico.
The U5 Census Class Code for Vega Alta 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 Vega Alta (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.