National Register of Historic Places listings in Puerto Rico

National Register of Historic Places listings in Puerto Rico

This is a list of properties and historic districts that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Puerto Rico. As of October 7, 2011, there are 301 separate NRHP listings, with one or more NRHP listings in 62 of Puerto Rico's 78 municipalities.

Puerto Rico's municipalities

The list is divided into six regions, following the official Government of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico's Learn about Puerto Rico - Regions,[1] and it is presented in six groupings:

By region the distribution of listings is as follows:

Region # of Municipalities # of NRHP listings
Western 17 57
Southern 14 62
Northern 11 36
Central 15 28
Eastern 15 50
San Juan and metro area 6 69
(Duplicates): (1)[2]
Total: 78 301

Western region

Faro de los Morrillos de Cabo Rojo, in Cabo Rojo
Convento de Porta Coeli, in San German
Municipality # of Sites
1 Aguada 1
2 Aguadilla 9
3 Añasco 1
4 Cabo Rojo 2
5 Guánica 3
6 Hormigueros 3
7 Isabela 1
8 Lajas 0
9 Las Marías 0
10 Maricao 2
11 Mayaguez 18
12 Moca 1
13 Quebradillas 2
14 Rincon 2
15 Sabana Grande 4
16 San German 7
17 San Sebastián 1
Subtotal: 57

Southern region

Cathedral Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe of Ponce, in Ponce
Municipality # of Sites
1 Adjuntas 2
2 Arroyo 1
3 Coamo 7
4 Guayama 5
5 Guayanilla 0
6 Jayuya 1
7 Juana Diaz 2
8 Patillas 0
9 Peñuelas 0
10 Ponce 34
11 Salinas 1
12 Santa Isabel 1
13 Villalba 0
14 Yauco 8
Subtotal: 62

Northern region

National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center, in Arecibo
Municipality # of Sites
1 Arecibo 13
2 Barceloneta 0
3 Camuy 3
4 Dorado 6
5 Florida 0
6 Hatillo 1
7 Manati 5
8 Toa Alta 1
9 Toa Baja 2
10 Vega Alta 1
11 Vega Baja 4
Subtotal: 36

Central region

Municipality # of Sites
1 Aguas Buenas 0
2 Aibonito 2
3 Barranquitas 2
4 Caguas 6
5 Cayey 5
6 Ciales 1
7 Cidra 0
8 Comerio 2
9 Corozal 1
10 Gurabo 1
11 Lares 2
12 Morovis 0
13 Naranjito 1
14 Orocovis 1
15 Utuado 4
Subtotal: 28

Eastern region

Fuerte de Vieques, in Vieques
Municipality # of Sites
1 Canóvanas 1
2 Ceiba 0
3 Culebra 1
4 Fajardo 3
5 Humacao 5
6 Juncos 0
7 Las Piedras 1
8 Loiza 2
9 Luquillo 0
10 Maunabo 1
11 Naguabo 3
12 Rio Grande 0
13 San Lorenzo 2
14 Vieques 31
15 Yabucoa 0
Subtotal: 50

San Juan metro region

Streamline Moderne Hotel Normandie, in San Juan
Historic Caparra, in Guaynabo
Municipality # of Sites
1 Bayamón 7
2 Carolina 3
3 Cataño 1
4 Guaynabo 2
5 San Juan 55
6 Trujillo Alto 1
Subtotal: 69

References

  1. ^ This follows division of Puerto Rico tourist regions provided via the map at Learn about Puerto Rico - Regions (See bottom of the site's webpage)
  2. ^ One listing, the Plata Bridge which spans the Rio La Plata, appears in the Bayamon municipality list in the San Juan metro area region and also in the Naranjito municipality list in the central region.

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