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Alajuela, Costa Rica

Alajuela is a mid-size place in the region of Alajuela in Costa Rica with a population of approximately 47,494 people and is one of the largest places in Costa Rica. Find all facts and information about Alajuela.

Facts and figures on Alajuela at a glance

Name: Alajuela (Alajuela)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 47,494 people
Region name (Level 1): Alajuela
Country: Costa Rica
Continent: North America

Alajuela is located in the region of Alajuela and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Alajuela to Costa Rica's capital San Jose (San José) is approximately 17 km / 10 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Alajuela to the largest places in Costa Rica.

Facts and figures about Alajuela
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Alajuela AlajuelaMid-size place / Regional capital47,494 peopleAlajuela Provincia de Alajuela

Map of Alajuela

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Information on Alajuela

Information on Alajuela
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Alajuela AlajuelaAlajuela Provincia de AlajuelaCosta RicaNorth America

Time in Alajuela

Time in Alajuela
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 - 10:35pmNoFri, 17 Nov 2017 - 10:35pmUTC -6.0America/Costa_Rica

Geographic coordinates of Alajuela

Latitude & Longitude of Alajuela
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map10°00'58.5"N (10.0162500°)84°12'41.9"W (-84.2116300°)

Distances from Alajuela

Distances from Alajuela
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
1,109 km north of the equator9,201 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Alajuela

Places around Alajuela

20 places found within 5 km around Alajuela. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Alajuela
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Canoas Canoas-1.5 km 0.9 mishow
Silvia Eugenia Silvia Eugenia-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Urb Silvia Eugenia Urb Silvia Eugenia-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Rio Segundo Río Segundo-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Desamparados Desamparados-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Tuetal Norte Tuetal Norte-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Itiquis Itiquís-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
El Coco El Coco-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Tambor Tambor-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Tacacori Tacacorí-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
La Ribera La Ribera-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Guadalupe Guadalupe-4.4 km 2.8 mishow
Bajo de las Labores Bajo de las Labores-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Quebradas Quebradas-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Roble Roble-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
San Antonio San Antonio10,9384.8 km 3.0 mishow
San Pedro San Pedro-4.9 km 3.0 mishow
Pilas Pilas-4.9 km 3.0 mishow
Echeverria Echeverría-5.0 km 3.1 mishow
San Antonio San Antonio-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Alajuela

2 airports found within 15 km around Alajuela. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Alajuela
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Juan Santamaria International Airport Juan Santamaría International AirportMROC, SJO2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Tobias Bolanos International Airport Tobías Bolaños International AirportMRPV, SYQ10.3 km 6.4 mishow

External sources of information on Alajuela

Alajuela on Wikipedia