Provinces

Provinces
The Provinces and Cities of Costa Rica
Provinces of Costa Rica are the Primary subdivisions
Costa Rica is divided into 7 provinces (provincias), which were subdivided into 81 counties (cantones), which in turn were subdivided into 459 districts (distritos).
Population by City
Provinces of Costa Rica : Total 7
Provinces ar Primary subdivisions:
Province - HASC - ISO - FIPS - Code - Population - Area(km.²) - Area(mi.²) - Capital
Alajuela - CR.AL - A - CS01 - 20000 - 716,286 - 9,754 - 3,766 - Alajuela
Cartago - CR.CA - C - CS02 - 30000 - 432,395 - 3,125 - 1,206 - Cartago
Guanacaste - CR.GU - G - CS03 - 50000 - 264,238 - 10,141 - 3,915 - Liberia
Heredia - CR.HE - H - CS04 - 40000 - 354,732 - 2,657 - 1,026 - Heredia
Limón - CR.LI - L - CS06 - 70000 - 339,295 - 9,189 - 3,548 - Puerto Limón
Puntarenas - CR.PU - P - CS07 - 60000 - 357,483 - 11,266 - 4,350 - Puntarenas
San José - CR.SJ - SJ - CS08 - 10000 - 1,345,750 - 4,960 - 1,915 - San José
7 provinces - 3,810,179 - 51,090 - 19,726 -
Total of Counties and Dictricts by Province
Province - Number of Counties - Number of Districts - Area in Km2 - Population
San José - 20 - 116 - 4965.90 - 1 345 750
Alajuela - 15 - 107 - 9757.53 - 716 286
Cartago - 8 - 48 - 3124.67 - 432 395
Heredia - 10 - 43 - 2656.98 - 354 732
Guanacaste - 11 - 56 - 10140.71 - 264 238
Puntarenas - 11 - 52 - 11265.69 - 357 483
Limón - 6 - 27 - 9188.52 - 339 295
Total - 81 - 449 - 51.100 - 3 810 179
Datos de población a Agosto de 2001 del INEC
Distribución De Cantones Y Distritos Por Provincia
Provincia - N° de Cantones - N° de Distritos - Área en Km2 - Población
Division Territorial
Costa Rica Administrativamente está divida en 81 cantones y 449 distritos los cuales se encuentran repartidos en las 7 provinces que conforman nuestro país,todos estos datos son Oficiales dado que fueron tomados de la División Territorial Administrativa del año 1997, la cual fue elaborada por el Instituto Geográfico Nacional de Costa Rica.
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