Santa Isabel

(SAHN-tah ee-sah-BEL)

Santa Isabel is known as La Ciudad de los Potros (colts city). Santa Isabel was founded on October 5, 1842 by Antonio Vélez.

Santa Isabel is located in the southern coast, south of Coamo; east of Juana Díaz; and west of Salinas.

The surrounding areas produces fruits.

There are many well-known santaisabelinos, among them: Cesar Miranda, and Carmelo Colon Rivera.

Santa Isabel is made up of 8 barrios (wards/districts):

  • Boca Velázquez
  • Descalabrado
  • Felicia Uno
  • Felicia Dos
  • Jauca I
  • Jauca II
  • Playa
  • Pueblo

Things to See and Do In Santa Isabel

Want to know what to see and do in Santa Isabel? Discover few ideas for exploring and enjoying the city.

What to Do and See?

Where to Eat?

Festivals and Events

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There are 11 public schools in Santa Isabel, education is handled by the Puerto Rico Department of Education.

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Did You Know?

On the United States, Puerto Ricans are the second largest Hispanic origin group (4 million) (Brown and Patten, 2014), following Mexicans (34 million in 2012) and ahead of Cubans (2 million) and Salvadorans (2 million).