Santa Cruz District, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste

Santa Cruz is a district and town in the canton of Santa Cruz, Guanacaste Province in Costa Rica.[1]

Santa Cruz
District and town
Santa Cruz is located in Costa Rica
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Location in Costa Rica
Coordinates: 10°15′42″N 85°35′17″W / 10.26167°N 85.58806°W / 10.26167; -85.58806
CountryCosta Rica
ProvinceGuanacaste
CantonSanta Cruz
Area
 • Total272.08 km2 (105.05 sq mi)
Elevation
80 m (260 ft)
Population
 (June 2013)
 • Total24,540
 • Density90/km2 (230/sq mi)
Postal code
50301

Located on the Nicoya Peninsula, the district has a population of around 25,000 people.[2]

VillagesEdit

Administrative center of the district is the town of Santa Cruz.

Other villages in the district are Ángeles, Arado, Bernabela, Cacao, Cinto, Conga, Cuatro Esquinas, Chibola, Chircó, Chumico, Guayabal, Hato Viejo, Lagunilla, Lechuza, Limón, Moya, Puente Negro. Retallano (partly), Rincón, Río Caño Viejo, San Juan, San Pedro and Vistamar.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Santa Cruz". Retrieved 2015-03-28.
  2. ^ Estadísticas Vitales 2013 Archived 2015-04-02 at the Wayback Machine - INEC