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Costa Rica overview

Costa Rica is a country in North America and his population is 4,516,220 inhabitants over an area of 51,100 km2. Costa Rica capital is San Jose and his main time zone (in capitale) is America/Costa_Rica.

Costa Rica iso 3166 codes are CR (alpha-2), CRI (alpha-3) and 188 (numeric). Costa Rica FIPS code is CS. Costa Rica currency is Colon and the dialing code is +506.

Costa Rica postal format is : 99999 ( Código postal).

Administrative divisions in Costa Rica : 7 Provincias (Provinces), 81 Cantones (Cantons), 473 Distritos (Districts).

Largest cities in Costa Rica are : San José, Limón, San Francisco, Alajuela, Liberia, Paraíso, Puntarenas, San Isidro, Curridabat, San Vicente.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
San Jose
Population :
4,516,220
Area :
51,100 km2
Iso code :
CR
dialing code :
506
Currency :
Colon

Largest cities in Costa Rica

CountryCosta Rica
ContinentNorth America
CapitalSan Jose
Iso codesCR / CRI / 188
Time zoneAmerica/Costa_Rica
Total area51,100 km2
Dialing code+506
CurrencyColon
Internet tld.cr
Postal format 99999
GDP49 billion dollars
GDP per capita10,741 dollars
Neighbours countriesNicaragua, Panama.

Costa Rica administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Provincias (Provinces) Level 17
Cantones (Cantons) Level 281
Distritos (Districts) Level 3473

Spoken languages in Costa Rica

Airports near San Jose (Capital of Costa Rica)

AirportCityDistance
Tobias Bolanos International AirportSan Jose7 km
Juan Santamaria International AirportSan Jose15 km
Guapiles AirportPococi45 km
Quepos Managua AirportQuepos55 km
Aerotortuguero AirportRoxana75 km
Barra del Colorado AirportPococi108 km
Limon International AirportPuerto Limon116 km
Buenos Aires AirportPunta Arenas119 km
Palmar Sur AirportPalmar Sur129 km
Los Chiles AirportLos Chiles140 km

Costa Rica first administrative level


Largest cities in Costa Rica

CityPopulationDistance from San Jose
San José335,0070 km
Limón63,081115 km
San Francisco55,9238 km
Alajuela47,49417 km
Liberia45,380168 km
Paraíso39,70226 km
Puntarenas35,65083 km
San Isidro34,87775 km
Curridabat34,5866 km
San Vicente34,4475 km
San Vicente de Moravia34,4475 km
San José31,430162 km
Purral30,0346 km
Turrialba28,95544 km
San Miguel28,8277 km
San Pedro27,4774 km
San Rafael Abajo27,41925 km
Quesada27,31058 km
Ipís26,6699 km
Cartago26,59420 km
Chacarita26,35476 km
San Juan26,0473 km
Mercedes26,00710 km
Guadalupe26,0053 km
Aserrí25,8748 km
San Rafael25,4106 km
San Felipe24,9854 km
Patarrá23,9838 km
Tejar22,43327 km
Heredia21,9479 km
San Pablo21,6627 km
Calle Blancos20,7103 km
Cañas20,306124 km
Guápiles19,09245 km
Siquirres18,23166 km
San Rafael17,64945 km
San Diego16,99110 km
Colima15,8752 km
Esparza15,57564 km
San Juan de Dios15,4696 km
Nicoya15,313152 km
San Rafael Arriba15,0516 km
Desamparados14,44846 km
Concepción14,0009 km
Alajuelita13,8454 km
Sabanilla13,2515 km
Granadilla12,6837 km
Santa Cruz12,281169 km
San Josecito12,1959 km
Escazú12,0716 km
Naranjo11,85337 km
Buenos Aires11,680118 km
San Antonio10,93812 km
San Ramón10,76546 km
Tres Ríos10,43011 km
Daniel Flores10,02881 km
Río Segundo9,85340 km
Colón9,68717 km
San Rafael8,8879 km
Santiago8,29227 km
Santa Ana8,02911 km
Quepos7,81057 km
San Juan7,72932 km
Tilarán7,301114 km
Corredor7,084191 km
Guácimo7,02253 km
Atenas7,01433 km
Cot6,78423 km
Golfito6,777182 km
Llorente6,62611 km
Miramar6,54073 km
Orotina6,13548 km
Santo Domingo5,74517 km
Salitrillos5,7389 km
Mercedes5,46793 km
Pocora5,24859 km
Juntas4,737104 km
Batán4,58484 km
Canoas4,573207 km
La Asunción4,38311 km
Orosí4,35029 km
La Cruz4,319212 km
Carrillos4,25823 km
San Marcos4,25531 km
Upala4,185148 km
Bagaces4,108144 km
Jacó4,08570 km
Tobosí4,06015 km
San Vito3,981174 km
Ciudad Cortés3,850125 km
Parrita3,73453 km
San Rafael3,62445 km
Zarcero3,55944 km
Los Chiles3,342141 km
Sardinal3,267183 km
San Ignacio3,07217 km
La Fortuna3,01086 km
Pocosol2,94776 km
Salitral2,83311 km
Belén2,715173 km


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