Bayamon: population, area, timezone, geographical position ...
...

Bayamon

Bayamon - description of the city:

Bayamon is a city in Puerto Rico, as a part of United States. It is located in the north of the island. It occupies a part of the fertile valley, where coffee, sugar cane, tobacco, and grapefruit grow. In fact, the settlement is like a satellite of San Juan and it is among the most rapidly developing cities. One of the its popular sites is a science park, on the territory of which are museums, a zoo, children`s rides, observation deck. There also can be seen an exhibition of NASA rockets. At the intersection of five roads the city hall rises. To get into the hall possible through a special passage extending over a busy highway.

The city was founded on May 22h in 1772th by Juan Ramirez Arellano. According the one version, the name of the city comes from the name of the local Indian chief Bahamon. According the another version the city got a name of the name of the local river- Bayamongo, (Indian version of the name of this river), which is located in the vicinity of the city.  

In Bayamon are open universities. The most famous university, which is named after the city, was built in 1970th. The ancient building is Cathedral of Santa Cruz, which attracts the attention by its architectural elements of the facade. The building dating back to the 1772 year, known as a monument of history and architecture. In Bayamon the sugar production is developed. Among the modern enterprises are factories of the production of cast iron, bricks, automobile perts, textiles, and tools. 

Country Puerto Rico
International title Bayamon
Population 203,499 people
Timezone America/Puerto_Rico
State Bayamon Municipio
Geographic coordinates Latitude: 18.39856 x Longitude: -66.15572

Photo Galery Bayamon

Nowadays of Bayamon
#01: Nowadays of Bayamon Nowadays of Bayamon Bayamon
Photos of Bayamon
#02: Photos of Bayamon Photos of Bayamon Bayamon
Spending Time in Bayamon
#03: Spending Time in Bayamon Spending Time in Bayamon Bayamon
A tour about Bayamon
#04: A tour about Bayamon A tour about Bayamon Bayamon
Bayamon Photogallery
#05: Bayamon Photogallery Bayamon Photogallery Bayamon
Sights of Bayamon
#06: Sights of Bayamon Sights of Bayamon Bayamon
Sightseeing in Bayamon
#07: Sightseeing in Bayamon Sightseeing in Bayamon Bayamon
Acquaintance to Bayamon
#08: Acquaintance to Bayamon Acquaintance to Bayamon Bayamon
Walks across Bayamon
#09: Walks across Bayamon Walks across Bayamon Bayamon
Famous Landmarks of Bayamon
#10: Famous Landmarks of Bayamon Famous Landmarks of Bayamon Bayamon
Places to see in Bayamon
#11: Places to see in Bayamon Places to see in Bayamon Bayamon
One day in Bayamon
#12: One day in Bayamon One day in Bayamon Bayamon

Places to visit in Bayamon

Famous Places

Klosters
Country: Switzerland

Where Is Klosters?  Klosters (the official name is Klosters-Serneus) is in the Prattigau/Davos district, and it is a municipality in the Swis Canton of Graubunden.  It is an internationally known ski resort that is located about 100 mil ...

Burg Forchtenstein
Country: Austria

Perched unassailably on the rocky slopes of Rosaliengebirge stands Forchtenstein Castle, built in the 14th century by the Mattersdorfer family. Bought and extended by the Esterh?zys, it now houses a private collection of arms, one of the most magni ...

Dachsteinhohlen
Country: Austria

The caves in the slopes of the Dachstein range are among Austria’s most beautiful and fascinating natural monuments. The vast caves, one of the largest systems on Earth and millions of years old, are covered by 500-yearold permafrost. After the l ...

Hamar
Country: Norway

Hamar is the biggest town located on Lake Mjosa. The town is named after one of the old farms that were located in this area. Between the years 500 to 1000 AD the Aker farm was one of the most important centers in the country of Norway. It was loca ...

Karmoy
Country: Norway

Karmoy is an island that is 30 kilometers long. The word karmr in Norse means protection and the island lies in the shape of a shield protecting the mainland from the sea. Karmsundet is located on the inside. This is a shipping channel that was onc ...

Puerto Rico Cities:
© 2010-2017 gabisworld.com Contact Us