Coabey is a barrio in the municipality of Jayuya, Puerto Rico. Its population in 2010 was 2,166.[3][4][5] Coabey is a newer barrio which was formed from areas of Jayuya barrio-pueblo and its first census was done in 1930.[6]

Coabey
Barrio
Cemi Museum in Coabey
Cemi Museum in Coabey
Location of Coabey within the municipality of Jayuya shown in red
Location of Coabey within the municipality of Jayuya shown in red
Coabey is located in Caribbean
Coabey
Coabey
Location of Puerto Rico
Coordinates: 18°12′51″N 66°33′44″W / 18.214119°N 66.56214°W / 18.214119; -66.56214Coordinates: 18°12′51″N 66°33′44″W / 18.214119°N 66.56214°W / 18.214119; -66.56214[1]
Commonwealth Puerto Rico
Municipality Jayuya
Area
 • Total3.81 sq mi (9.9 km2)
 • Land3.81 sq mi (9.9 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation1,880 ft (570 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total2,166
 • Density568.5/sq mi (219.5/km2)
 Source: 2010 Census
Time zoneUTC−4 (AST)
Historical population
Census Pop.
1930680
194095941.0%
19501,27733.2%
19801,286
19901,75336.3%
20002,06918.0%
20102,1664.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]
1899 (shown as 1900)[8] 1910-1930[9]
1930-1950[10] 1980-2000[11] 2010[12]

FeaturesEdit

The El Cemí Museum (Museo El Cemí) is in Coabey, Jayuya. The museum features Taíno history.[13]

The Casa Canales Museum (Museo Casa Canales) is in Coabey. The museum features the events and people surrounding the Jayuya Uprising event in 1950.

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer 2019". US Census. US Government.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Coabey Barrio
  3. ^ Picó, Rafael; Buitrago de Santiago, Zayda; Berrios, Hector H. Nueva geografía de Puerto Rico: física, económica, y social, por Rafael Picó. Con la colaboración de Zayda Buitrago de Santiago y Héctor H. Berrios. San Juan Editorial Universitaria, Universidad de Puerto Rico,1969.
  4. ^ Gwillim Law (20 May 2015). Administrative Subdivisions of Countries: A Comprehensive World Reference, 1900 through 1998. McFarland. p. 300. ISBN 978-1-4766-0447-3. Retrieved 25 December 2018.
  5. ^ Puerto Rico:2010:population and housing unit counts.pdf (PDF). U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Census Bureau. 2010.
  6. ^ Mapa de Municipios y Barrios (PDF). Santurce, Puerto Rico: Junta de Planificación. 1955. p. 25. Retrieved 10 April 2021.
  7. ^ "U.S. Decennial Census". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on February 13, 2020. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  8. ^ "Report of the Census of Porto Rico 1899". War Department Office Director Census of Porto Rico. Archived from the original on July 16, 2017. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  9. ^ "Table 3-Population of Municipalities: 1930 1920 and 1910" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. Archived (PDF) from the original on August 17, 2017. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  10. ^ "Table 4-Area and Population of Municipalities Urban and Rural: 1930 to 1950" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. Archived (PDF) from the original on August 30, 2015. Retrieved September 21, 2014.
  11. ^ "Table 2 Population and Housing Units: 1960 to 2000" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. Archived (PDF) from the original on July 24, 2017. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  12. ^ Puerto Rico:2010:population and housing unit counts.pdf (PDF). U.S. Dept. of Commerce Economics and Statistics Administration U.S. Census Bureau. 2010. Archived (PDF) from the original on 2017-02-20. Retrieved 2019-08-02.
  13. ^ "Museo El Cemí". Discover Puerto Rico. Retrieved 2021-09-05.

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