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Cabo Rojo (KAH-bo, ro-ho) is a city in the south-west of Puerto Rico, on the Western Costal Valley. It is located to the south of Mayagüez and to the west of Lajas, whilst a little to the west of the town lies the Mona Passage. The town is spread over 18 wards and Cabo Rojo Pueblo is the downtown area and the administrative center of the city. It is said that Cabo Rojo obtained its name from the considerable amount of minerals found in its coasts that made the waters look reddish. Cabo is the Spanish word for tip and analogous to the English word Cape in this context. The word rojo, translates to red. According to legend, the name was given by Christopher Columbus himself, although this is highly unlikely. The first church, founded in 1783, was called San José. The present-day main cath... (from wikipedia)

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Cabo Rojo County38,807 Population (as of 2000)
Puerto Rico State26,962 Population (current)
40.0 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.6 Square Miles of Water$70,000 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$13,565 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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