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Heredia, Costa Rica

Heredia is one of 7 primary administrative regions in Costa Rica with a population of approximately 433,677 people.

Facts and figures on Heredia at a glance

Region name: Heredia (Provincia de Heredia)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 433,677 people
Country: Costa Rica
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of Heredia (Provincia de Heredia) is located in the regional capital Heredia (Heredia) with a population of 21,947 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Heredia's regional capital Heredia to Costa Rica's capital San Jose (San José) is approximately 8 km (5 mi).

Facts and figures about Heredia
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Heredia Provincia de Heredia433,677 peopleHeredia Heredia21,947 people

Compare with other regions in Costa Rica.

Map of Heredia

Map of Heredia

Information on Heredia

Information on Heredia
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Heredia Provincia de HerediaHeredia Heredia10Costa RicaNorth America

Time in Heredia

Time in Heredia
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 4:37amNoWed, 19 Sep 2018 - 4:37amUTC -6.0America/Costa_Rica

Geographic coordinates of Heredia

Latitude & Longitude of Heredia
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map10°19'60.0"N (10.3333300°)84°00'00.0"W (-84.0000000°)

Subregions in Heredia

There are 10 administrative subregions in Heredia.
Subregions in Heredia
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Canton Central de Heredia Cantón Central de Heredia1.---
Canton de Barva Cantón de Barva2.---
Canton de Belen Cantón de Belén3.---
Canton de Flores Cantón de Flores4.---
Canton de San Isidro Cantón de San Isidro5.---
Canton de San Pablo Cantón de San Pablo6.---
Canton de San Rafael Cantón de San Rafael7.---
Canton de Santa Barbara Cantón de Santa Bárbara8.---
Canton de Santo Domingo Cantón de Santo Domingo9.---
Canton de Sarapiqui Cantón de Sarapiquí10.---

External sources of information on Heredia

Heredia on Wikipedia