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Colombia: La Guajira

Municipalities

The population of the municipalities in the La Guajira Department according to the last census.

NameStatusPopulation
Census
2005-06-30
 
AlbaniaMunicipality20,815
BarrancasMunicipality26,329
DibullaMunicipality21,798
DistracciónMunicipality11,962
El MolinoMunicipality7,315
FonsecaMunicipality26,831
HatonuevoMunicipality16,383
La Jagua del PilarMunicipality2,721
MaicaoMunicipality123,757
ManaureMunicipality67,584
RiohachaMunicipality167,865
San Juan del CesarMunicipality33,654
UribiaMunicipality117,674
UrumitaMunicipality13,349
VillanuevaMunicipality23,538
La GuajiraDepartment681,575

Contents: Localities

The population of the main places and population centers in the La Guajira Department according to the last census.

Name StatusMunicipalityPopulation
Census
2005-06-30
 
AlbaniaCapitalAlbania10,183
AnaimePopulation CenterRiohacha90
ArémasahinPopulation CenterManaure304
Arroyo ArenaPopulation CenterRiohacha190
BarbacoaPopulation CenterRiohacha225
BarrancasCapitalBarrancas13,056
Boca del MontePopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar56
BuenavistaPopulation CenterDistracción1,460
CamaronesPopulation CenterRiohacha2,191
Campana NuevoPopulation CenterDibulla168
CañaveralesPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar996
CaracolíPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar156
CardonalPopulation CenterFonseca108
CarraipíaPopulation CenterMaicao729
CarretalitoPopulation CenterBarrancas555
CerrilloPopulation CenterRiohacha30
CholesPopulation CenterRiohacha357
ComejenesPopulation CenterRiohacha294
ConejoPopulation CenterFonseca838
Corral de PiedraPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar293
CorralejasPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar301
CotoprixPopulation CenterRiohacha689
CuestecitasPopulation CenterAlbania298
CurazaoPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar294
DibullaCapitalDibulla3,094
DistracciónCapitalDistracción3,983
El AbraPopulation CenterRiohacha46
El ConfusoPopulation CenterFonseca86
El HaticoPopulation CenterFonseca521
El MolinoCapitalEl Molino5,470
El PájaroPopulation CenterManaure1,062
El PlanPopulation CenterLa Jagua del Pilar242
El TablazoPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar277
El TotumoPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar174
FonsecaCapitalFonseca18,952
GalánPopulation CenterRiohacha579
GuamachalPopulation CenterFonseca16
GuayacanalPopulation CenterBarrancas414
GuayacanalPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar213
HatonuevoCapitalHatonuevo8,802
Juan y MedioPopulation CenterRiohacha104
La GloriaPopulation CenterManaure392
LagunitaPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar47
La Jagua del PilarCapitalLa Jagua del Pilar1,950
La JuntaPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar656
La PeñaPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar296
La Punta de los RemediosPopulation CenterDibulla1,486
Las FloresPopulation CenterDibulla458
Las PalmasPopulation CenterRiohacha23
Los HaticosPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar527
Los HornitosPopulation CenterDistracción830
Los MorenerosPopulation CenterRiohacha75
Los PondoresPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar1,269
Los PozosPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar177
Los RemediosPopulation CenterAlbania1,497
MaicaoCapitalMaicao85,101
ManaureCapitalManaure26,066
MatitasPopulation CenterRiohacha646
MingueoPopulation CenterDibulla5,066
MonguíPopulation CenterRiohacha732
PalominoPopulation CenterDibulla2,101
PapayalPopulation CenterBarrancas1,496
ParaguachónPopulation CenterMaicao1,023
PelechuaPopulation CenterRiohacha113
PericoPopulation CenterRiohacha252
PotreritoPopulation CenterFonseca25
Pozo HondoPopulation CenterBarrancas116
Puente BombaPopulation CenterRiohacha196
QuebrachalPopulation CenterFonseca75
Río AnchoPopulation CenterDibulla1,144
RiohachaCapitalRiohacha136,183
RochePopulation CenterBarrancas116
San Juan del CesarCapitalSan Juan del Cesar21,513
San PedroPopulation CenterBarrancas359
SitionuevoPopulation CenterFonseca324
TigreraPopulation CenterRiohacha105
TomarrazónPopulation CenterRiohacha910
UribiaCapitalUribia7,619
UrumitaCapitalUrumita7,421
Villa MartínPopulation CenterRiohacha452
VillanuevaCapitalVillanueva18,211
ZambranoPopulation CenterSan Juan del Cesar178

Source: Departamento Administrativo Nacional de Estadistica, Republica de Columbia (web).

Explanation: In constrast to municipalities and their capitals, the population figures of population centers are not adjusted for underenumeration. Area figures are derived from geospatial data.