León Department

León (Spanish pronunciation: [leˈon]) is a department in Nicaragua. It covers an area of 5,138 km2 and has a population of 421,050 (2020 estimate). The capital is the city of León.

León
Departamento de León
Department
Flag of León
Coat of arms of León
Leon Department in Nicaragua.svg
CountryNicaragua
CapitalLeón
Area
 • Department5,138 km2 (1,984 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 estimate)[1]
 • Department421,050
 • Density82/km2 (210/sq mi)
 • Urban
268,488
ISO 3166-2NI-LE

MunicipalitiesEdit

  1. El Jicaral
  2. El Sauce
  3. La Paz Centro
  4. Larreynaga
  5. León
  6. Nagarote
  7. Quezalguaque
  8. San José de Achuapa
  9. Santa Rosa del Peñón
  10. Telica

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Citypopulation.de Population of departments in Nicaragua

Coordinates: 12°26′N 86°53′W / 12.433°N 86.883°W / 12.433; -86.883