Toa Alta(TO-ah AHL-tah)
Toa Alta is known as "La Cuna de Poetas" (birthplace of poets). Toa Alta was founded in 1751.
Toa Alta is located in the nothern coast of the island, north of Naranjito; south of Dorado and Toa Baja; east of Vega Alta and Corozal; and west of Bayamón.
There are many well-known "toalteños", among them: former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres.
|Land Area:||70 sq km (27.5 sq mi)|
|Water Area:||0.20 sq mi|
|Density:||894.1 per sq km (2,324.7 per sq mi)|
|Per Capita Income:||$8,568|
|Source: 2000 Census|
|Hymn:||Cuna de historia y de grandes poetas|
|Wards:||Contorno, Galateo, Mucarabones, Ortiz, Piñas, Pueblo, Quebrada Arenas, Quebrada Cruz and Río Lajas.|
|Driving Distance:||24.5 miles *|
|Driving Time:||42 minutes|
Festivals and Events
- Fiestas Patronales de San Fernando - May
Every year, Toa Alta celebrates a patron saint festival. The festivities include dances, food, parades and religious processions. (787) 870-2100
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