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San Jose, Costa Rica

San Jose is one of 7 primary administrative regions in Costa Rica with a population of approximately 1,404,242 people.

Facts and figures on San Jose at a glance

Region name: San Jose (Provincia de San José)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,404,242 people
Country: Costa Rica
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of San Jose (Provincia de San José) is located in the regional capital San Jose (San José) with a population of 335,007 people.

Facts and figures about San Jose
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
San Jose Provincia de San José1,404,242 peopleSan Jose San José335,007 people

Compare with other regions in Costa Rica.

Map of San Jose

Map of San Jose

Information on San Jose

Information on San Jose
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
San Jose Provincia de San JoséSan Jose San José20Costa RicaNorth America

Time in San Jose

Time in San Jose
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 2:23pmNoWed, 18 Jul 2018 - 2:23pmUTC -6.0America/Costa_Rica

Geographic coordinates of San Jose

Latitude & Longitude of San Jose
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map9°40'00.0"N (9.6666700°)84°00'00.0"W (-84.0000000°)

Subregions in San Jose

There are 20 administrative subregions in San Jose.
Subregions in San Jose
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Canton Central de San Jose Cantón Central de San José1.---
Canton de Acosta Cantón de Acosta2.---
Canton de Alajuelita Cantón de Alajuelita3.---
Canton de Aserri Cantón de Aserrí4.---
Canton de Curridabat Cantón de Curridabat5.---
Canton de Desamparados Cantón de Desamparados6.---
Canton de Dota Cantón de Dota7.---
Canton de Escazu Cantón de Escazú8.---
Canton de Goicoechea Cantón de Goicoechea9.---
Canton de Leon Cortes Cantón de León Cortés10.---
Canton de Montes de Oca Cantón de Montes de Oca11.---
Canton de Mora Cantón de Mora12.---
Canton de Moravia Cantón de Moravia13.---
Canton de Perez Zeledon Cantón de Pérez Zeledón14.---
Canton de Puriscal Cantón de Puriscal15.---
Canton de Santa Ana Cantón de Santa Ana16.---
Canton de Tarrazu Cantón de Tarrazú17.---
Canton de Tibas Cantón de Tibás18.---
Canton de Turrubares Cantón de Turrubares19.---
Canton Vazquez de Coronado Cantón Vázquez de Coronado20.---

External sources of information on San Jose

San Jose on Wikipedia