Mayagüez is the largest city on the Western side of the island of , in the region. It has roughly 90,000 inhabitants, plus a floating population of about 15,000, on weekdays, particularly when the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez is not in recess.

Notable Places in the Area

The in is a historic building that today is a performing arts theater. Photo: Todd Van Hoosear, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Estadio Isidoro García is a baseball stadium in Mayagüez, named after Isidoro "El Cholo" García, a local pitcher who threw the first ever no-hitter at a final series game in the Puerto Rico Baseball League. is situated 2 km southwest of Mayagüez. Photo: Eljohnson15, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The or in English, Our Lady of the Candelaria Cathedral… Photo: Mariena, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is the main plaza in the city of Mayagüez, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


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