Hatillo is known as "El Pueblo sin Sopa" (the town without soup). Hatillo was founded on June 30, 1823 by Agustín Ruiz Miranda.
Today, Hatillo is the mayor producer of milk in the island and produces the third part consumed in Puerto Rico.
There are many well-known "hatillanos", among them: Velda González.
|Land Area:||109 sq km (42.0 sq mi)|
|Water Area:||16.94 sq mi|
|Density:||357.1 per sq km (926.7 per sq mi)|
|Per Capita Income:||$6,773|
|Source: 2000 Census|
|Hymn:||De un mar azul en el Atlántico...|
|Wards:||Aibonito, Bayaney, Buena Vista, Campo Alegre, Capáez, Carrizales, Corcovado, Hatillo, Naranjito and Pueblo.|
|Driving Distance:||61.5 miles *|
|Driving Time:||1 hour, 27 minutes *|
Quick Links* The distance was calculated from San Juan.