San Juan

San Juan is the capital of , and, at about 318,000, its largest city. San Juan is the oldest city under the control of the United States. San Juan is in the north-east of Puerto Rico, and features distinctly century-old architecture, such as Spanish military forts built from the 1540s to 1800s, an active harbor, and a very active economic area in the Hato Rey district.
Photo: James Willamor, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
Castillo San Felipe del Morro, also known as El Morro, is a citadel built between 16th and 18th centuries in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Photo: Madera, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, also commonly known as Isla Grande Airport, is an airport in , a district in the municipality of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Photo: Jonathan Palombo, CC BY 2.0.

Tourist attraction
is a historic district located at the "northwest triangle" of the . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
, is a fortress in San Juan, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a municipality located on the northern coast of , bordering the Atlantic Ocean… Photo: Serge Melki, CC BY 2.0.

is a barrio in the municipality of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Photo: ethorson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a historical shanty town astride the northern historic city wall of Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

San Juan

18.4653° or 18° 27' 55.1" north
-66.1167° or 66° 7' west
IATA airport code
United Nations Location Code
7 metres (23 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 53200527
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: San Juan
  • Albanian: San Huan
  • Arabic: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Arabic: سان خوان
  • Arabic: سان خوان، بورتوريكو
  • Aragonese: San Juan
  • Armenian: Սան Խուան
  • Asturian: San Xuan
  • Azerbaijani: San-Xuan
  • Azerbaijani: San Xuan
  • Basque: San Juan de Puerto Rico
  • Belarusian: Сан-Хуан (Пуэрта-Рыка)
  • Belarusian: Сан-Хуан
  • Bengali: সান হুয়ান
  • Bishnupriya: সান হুৱান, পুয়ের্তো রিকো
  • Bishnupriya: সান হুৱান
  • Bosnian: San Juan, Portoriko
  • Bosnian: San Juan
  • Breton: San Juan
  • Bulgarian: Сан Хуан
  • Catalan: San Juan
  • Cebuano: San Juan
  • Chinese: San Juan
  • Chinese: 圣胡安
  • Chinese: 聖環
  • Chinese: 聖胡安
  • Cornish: San Juan
  • Croatian: San Juan, Portoriko
  • Czech: San Juan
  • Danish: San Juan
  • Dutch: San Juan (Puerto Rico)
  • Dutch: San Juan
  • Egyptian Arabic: سان خوان
  • English: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • English: San Juan Bautista
  • Esperanto: San-Juano
  • Estonian: San Juan
  • Finnish: San Juan
  • French: San Juan
  • French: municipalité de San Juan
  • Galician: San Juan
  • Galician: San Juan de Puerto Rico
  • Galician: San Xoán, Porto Rico
  • Galician: San Xoán
  • Galician: San Xoán de Porto Rico
  • Georgian: სან-ხუანი
  • German: San Juan
  • German: Santurce
  • Greek: Σαν Χουάν
  • Gujarati: સેન જુઆન
  • Hebrew: סן חואן
  • Hindi: सैन जुआन
  • Hungarian: San Juan
  • Icelandic: San Juan
  • Ido: San Juan
  • Indonesian: San Juan, Puerto Riko
  • Indonesian: San Juan
  • Irish: San Juan
  • Italian: San Juan
  • Japanese: サンフアン
  • Kannada: ಸ್ಯಾನ್ ‍ಉವಾನ್
  • Kazakh: Сан Хуан
  • Kazakh: Сан Хуан қаласы
  • Korean: 산후안
  • Korean: 샌환
  • Latin: Urbs Sancti Ioannis de Portu Divite
  • Latvian: Sanhuana
  • Lithuanian: San Chuanas
  • Macedonian: Сан Хуан
  • Malagasy: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Malagasy: San Juan
  • Malay: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Malay: San Juan
  • Malayalam: സാൻ ഹുവാൻ
  • Marathi: सान हुआन, पोर्तो रिको
  • Marathi: सान हुआन
  • Min Nan Chinese: San Juan
  • Mingrelian: სან-ხუანი
  • Mongolian: Сан-Хуан
  • Nepali: सान हुवान
  • Norwegian: San Juan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: San Juan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: San Juan på Puerto Rico
  • Occitan (post 1500): San Juan
  • Ossetian: Сан-Хуан
  • Panjabi: ਸਾਨ ਹੁਆਨ, ਪੁਏਰਤੋ ਰੀਕੋ
  • Panjabi: ਸਾਨ ਹੁਆਨ
  • Papiamento: San Juan
  • Persian: سان خوآن
  • Persian: سان خوان
  • Polish: San Juan
  • Portuguese: San Juan
  • Quechua: San Juan
  • Romanian: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Romanian: San Juan
  • Russian: Сан-Хуан
  • Sardinian: San Juan
  • Scots: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Scottish Gaelic: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Serbian: San Huan
  • Serbian: Сан Хуан
  • Serbo-Croatian: San Juan
  • Silesian: San Juan
  • Sinhala: සැන් ජුවන්
  • Slovak: San Juan
  • Slovenian: San Juan, Portoriko
  • Slovenian: San Juan
  • South Azerbaijani: سان جوان، پورتو ریکو
  • Spanish: Municipio Autonomo de San Juan Bautista
  • Spanish: Municipio Autónomo de San Juan Bautista
  • Spanish: San Juan
  • Swahili: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Swedish: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Swedish: San Juan
  • Swedish: San Juan Bautista
  • Tagalog: San Juan
  • Tajik: Сан Ҳуан
  • Tamil: சான் வான்
  • Tamil: ஸேன் ஹுவான்
  • Telugu: సాన్ హువాన్
  • Thai: ซานฮวน
  • Turkish: San Juan, Porto Riko
  • Turkish: San Juan
  • Turkmen: San-Huan
  • Ukrainian: Сан-Хуан
  • Urdu: سان جوآن
  • Urdu: سان خوآن
  • Uzbek: San Xuan
  • Veps: San Huan
  • Vietnamese: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Vietnamese: San Juan
  • Vietnamese: San Juan Bautista
  • Volapük: San Juan
  • Waray (Philippines): San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Welsh: San Juan
  • Western Frisian: San Juan
  • Wu Chinese: 圣胡安
  • Yoruba: San Juan, Púẹ́rtò Ríkò
  • Yue Chinese: 聖環
  • Caparra
  • Ciudad de Puerto Rico
  • Portorico
  • Prico
  • Puerto Rico
  • Saint Iuan
  • Saint John de Porto Rico
  • Sainte Jean de Porto-rico
  • San-Juan
  • San Ian de Porto Rico
  • San Ioanni
  • San Jean de Portorico
  • San Juan Batista de Puerto Rico
  • San Juan Bautistade de Puerto Rico
  • The City of Saint John
  • Ville de Porto-Rico
  • Ville de Sainte Jean de Porto Rico

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