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|• Total||129 km2 (50 sq mi)|
|• Density||160/km2 (430/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central America)|
The town of Santa Rita has a population of 15,050 (2020 calculation).
In 1684, it was a hamlet called Benque La Laguneta. It later became the village of Santa Rita El Negrito. The place was established as a town in 1959 with part of the municipality of El Negrito.
- Citypopulation.de Population of departments and municipalities in Honduras
- Efrain V. Molina. "Habilitan paso en el río Humuya de Santa Rita". Diario La Prensa. Retrieved 24 November 2015.
- Efrain Molina. "Multarán a los que contaminan el río Humuya". Diario La Prensa. Retrieved 24 November 2015.
- Citypopulation.de Population of cities in Honduras