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Fajardo metropolitan area

Map of Puerto Rico highlighting the Fajardo Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The Fajardo Metropolitan Statistical Area is a United States Census Bureau defined Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in northeastern Puerto Rico. A July 1, 2009 Census Bureau estimate placed the population at 80,707, a 2.77% increase over the 2000 census figure of 78,533.[1]

Fajardo is the smallest metropolitan area (by population) in Puerto Rico.


  • Municipalities 1
  • Combined Statistical Area 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4


A total of three municipalities (Spanish: municipios) are included as part of the Fajardo Metropolitan Statistical Area.[2] They are:

Combined Statistical Area

The Fajardo Metropolitan Statistical Area is a component of the San JuanCaguas–Fajardo Combined Statistical Area.

See also


  1. ^ "Table 3. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas in Puerto Rico: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (CBSA-EST2009-03)" ( 
  2. ^ "Update of Statistical Area Definitions and Guidance on Their Uses (OMB Bulletin 08 - 01)" ( 
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