The city of Retalhuleu (Spanish pronunciation: [retaluˈleu]) is situated in south-western Guatemala. It is the departmental seat of Retalhuleu Department as well as the municipal seat of Retalhuleu Municipality.

Retalhuleu
Municipality and city
Retalhuleu is located in Guatemala
Retalhuleu
Retalhuleu
Location in Guatemala
Coordinates: 14°32′N 91°41′W / 14.533°N 91.683°W / 14.533; -91.683Coordinates: 14°32′N 91°41′W / 14.533°N 91.683°W / 14.533; -91.683
CountryFlag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
DepartmentVlagretalhuleu.gif Retalhuleu
Area
 • Municipality and city305 sq mi (791 km2)
Elevation
761 ft (232 m)
Population
 (2018 census)[1]
 • Municipality and city90,505
 • Density300/sq mi (110/km2)
 • Urban
90,505
ClimateAm

Retalhuleu stands at about 240 metres above sea level. The city has a population of 90,505 (2018 census).[2] Locally it is nicknamed "Reu."

SportsEdit

The local football club is called Juventud Retalteca, who play in the Guatemalan top division.

LandmarksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Citypopulation.de Population of departments and municipalities in Guatemala
  2. ^ Citypopulation.de Population of cities & towns in Guatemala

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