Flag of Puerto Rico

The Puerto Rico flag has five equal horizontal bands of red (top and bottom) alternating with white; blue) equilateral triangle based on the hoist side carries a large, white, five-pointed star in the center. (official colors of the flag). The colors of the flag are blue, red and white. The flag of Puerto Rico was adopted in 1952. The first use of the current design was in 1952. The last change in the current design of the Puerto Rican flag was in 1952.

Flag of Puerto Rico

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1952
  • Adoption current flag: 1952
  • Last change flag: 1952

Flag colors


About Puerto Rico


3 189 068


3 425 sq mi
8 870 km2

Population density

931 sq mi
360 km2

Country information

Country: Puerto Rico
Continent: North America
Official languages: English, Spanish
Capital: San Juan
Government: A republican form of government with separation of powers, under the jurisdiction and sovereignty of the United States.
Border length: 0 miles / 0 km
Neighbouring countries: None

The Puerto Rican flag is the flag of the state of Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico is located on the continent of North America. 

3 189 068 people live in Puerto Rico, a state with an area of 8 870 km² (1.6% water). The population density in Puerto Rico is 360 inhabitants per km². The official languages in Puerto Rico are English and Spanish. The capital of Puerto Rico is San Juan. Puerto Rico is divided into executive, judicial and legislative departments.

The currency in Puerto Rico is the U.S. dollar (USD). UTC (default time) in Puerto Rico is UTC-04:00 and UTC-03:00 in the summer.




US dollar (USD)


CET: UTC-04:00
CEST: UTC-03:00


Internet TLD: PR
Three-letter country code: PRI
Three-digit country code: 840
Calling code: 1-787 & 1-939