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Costa Rica

The provinces of the Republic of Costa Rica as well as all urban areas of a population of 2,500 or more.

Provinces

 NameAbbr.CapitalArea
A (km²)
Population
C 1984-06-10
Population
C 2000-06-28
Population
C 2011-05-30
iAlajuelaALAAlajuela9,753427,962716,286848,146975300
iCartagoCARCartago3,125271,671432,395490,903312500
iGuanacasteGUALiberia10,141195,208264,238326,9531014100
iHerediaHERHeredia2,657197,575354,732433,677265700
iLimón {Limon}LIMLimón9,188168,076339,295386,862918800
iPuntarenasPUNPuntarenas11,277265,883357,483410,9291127700
iSan José {San Jose}SJOSan José4,959890,4341,345,7501,404,242495900
 Costa RicaCRISan José51,1002,416,8093,810,1794,301,712

Major Urban Areas

 NameAdm.Population
UA C 2011-05-30
1San JoséSJO1,188,019
2HerediaHER279,984
3CartagoCAR177,130
4AlajuelaALA162,888
5PuntarenasPUN70,602
6San Isidro de El GeneralSJO62,513
7LimónLIM60,049
8LiberiaGUA48,597
9San RafaelALA45,170

Contents: Urban Areas

 NameAdm.Population
UA C 1984-06-10
Population
UA C 2000-06-28
Population
UA C 2011-05-30
Area
iAguas ZarcasALA......8,3720
iAlajuelaALA42,786103,684162,8880
iÁngeles {Angeles}ALA......2,9230
iAtenasALA2,9436,1986,0010
iBagacesGUA2,2133,6456,2750
iBatán {Batan}LIM...3,9788,9650
iBelén {Belen}GUA...2,4094,8880
iBuenos Aires de PuntarenasPUN1,40310,26614,0310
iCachí {Cachi}CAR......2,9180
iCañas {Canas}GUA9,22016,51218,1690
iCanoasPUN...4,0197,1320
iCariariLIM...12,16822,5740
iCarrandiLIM......5,8740
iCarrillosALA...3,7637,8160
iCarrizalALA......3,7160
iCartagenaGUA......2,6590
iCartagoCAR52,126141,644177,1300
iCervantesCAR......4,2660
iColón {Colon}SJO2,8268,63313,8490
iCotCAR...6,0427,9600
iEl CairoLIM......3,3360
iEsparzaPUN7,03013,56121,3740
iFiladelfia de GuanacasteGUA3,6065,2015,0590
iFlorenciaALA...7859,7860
iGaritaALA......5,1800
iGolfitoPUN5,9156,2897,5980
iGreciaALA8,61411,68416,5550
iGuácimo {Guacimo}LIM1,5726,09410,0670
iGuápiles {Guapiles}LIM6,94215,72331,5770
iHerediaHER75,400213,644279,9840
iJacó {Jaco}PUN3713,5909,5270
iJiménez {Jimenez}LIM...8554,6670
iJuan Viñas {Juan Vinas}CAR2,2072,5094,6210
iLa CruzGUA2,0623,8324,8210
iLa FortunaALA...2,66012,4280
iLas JuntasGUA1,0074,2033,9270
iLa SuizaCAR...2,1684,9970
iLepantoPUN......2,6160
iLiberiaGUA12,33534,46948,5970
iLimón (Puerto Limón) {Limon}LIM33,92555,66760,0490
iLos Ángeles de San Rafael {Los Angeles de San Rafael}HER...1,2037,2250
iLos ChilesALA1,5942,9534,1810
iMatinaLIM1,1022,0094,3540
iMiramarPUN2,0375,7487,4930
iNaranjo de AlajuelaALA7,17611,65515,0920
iNeilyPUN4,3766,22611,0970
iNicoyaGUA9,55813,33416,1220
iOrosiCAR...3,8745,7890
iOrotinaALA4,1696,3117,8980
iPacayasCAR6771,3863,3400
iPacuaritoLIM......3,6060
iPalmar (Palmar Norte & Palmar Sur)PUN...4,0934,9090
iPalmares de AlajuelaALA3,7668,97126,1770
iPalmira (de Carrillo)GUA......4,5100
iPará {Para}HER......3,3330
iParaíso {Paraiso}CAR10,91730,04935,2350
iParritaPUN1,9653,2828,5790
iPavonesCAR......2,7320
iPitalALA...1,8088,6210
iPocoraLIM...4,5555,1560
iPuente de PiedraALA......7,7460
iPuerto Cortés {Puerto Cortes}PUN2,6643,3844,6970
iPuerto Jiménez {Puerto Jimenez}PUN...1,7803,0360
iPuerto QueposPUN4,3926,86412,9050
iPuerto Viejo de Sarapiquí {Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui}HER6682,4227,1080
iPuntarenasPUN28,39063,84670,6020
iPurabá {Puraba}HER......3,8620
iQuesada (de San Carlos)ALA13,06623,33129,8300
iRío Blanco {Rio Blanco}LIM......4,2840
iRío Claro {Rio Claro}PUN...2,4737,1000
iRío Jiménez {Rio Jimenez}LIM......2,8740
iRitaLIM...4,3748,1350
iRoxanaLIM...2,0406,6720
iSan Francisco de San IsidroHER......4,4380
iSan Isidro (de Heredia)HER1,6064,31919,7370
iSan Isidro de El GeneralSJO14,52937,46462,5130
iSan Isidro de GreciaALA......3,3400
iSan Jerónimo (de Moravia) {San Jeronimo}SJO......5,8070
iSan José (de Grecia) {San Jose}ALA......4,9300
iSan José {San Jose}SJO619,8181,076,1881,188,0190
iSan José de la Montaña {San Jose de la Montana}HER......3,6350
iSan Marcos de Tarrazú {San Marcos de Tarrazu}SJO9803,7926,7800
iSan Miguel de Santo DomingoHER...5,6946,3630
iSan Pablo de León Cortés {San Pablo de Leon Cortes}SJO8452,5153,9650
iSan Pedro de Poás {San Pedro de Poas}ALA3,0204,4135,9170
iSan Rafael (de Alajuela)ALA...15,59645,1700
iSan Ramón de los Palmares {San Ramon de los Palmares}ALA12,57324,76233,5250
iSan RoqueALA...3,2798,6820
iSanta AnaSJO......7,5240
iSanta Bárbara {Santa Barbara}HER3,26412,19026,7830
iSanta Cruz de GuanacasteGUA6,43510,29513,1050
iSanta Rosa de PocosolALA...2,6043,5640
iSantiago de PuriscalSJO3,1437,3907,5300
iSan VitoPUN2,1213,4995,5090
iSarchí {Sarchi}ALA1,9925,5085,2980
iSardinalGUA...2,8998,6820
iSiquirresLIM7,14615,25920,9020
iSixaolaLIM...1,5823,4270
iTacaresALA......3,6260
iTamarindoGUA......3,1380
iTárcoles {Tarcoles}PUN......3,0680
iTempateGUA......2,8900
iTierra BlancaCAR...3,6794,5150
iTilarán {Tilaran}GUA3,7376,4787,0210
iTobosiCAR...3,61610,5800
iTuresHER......3,4520
iTurrialbaCAR13,89824,67128,9440
iTurrúcares {Turrucares}ALA...3,3044,9230
iUpalaALA1,5243,6986,0700