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San José (Spanish pronunciation: [saŋ xoˈse]) is a province of Costa Rica. It is located in the central part of the country, and borders (clockwise beginning in the north) the provinces of Alajuela, Heredia, Limón, Cartago and Puntarenas. The provincial and national capital is San José. The province covers an area of 4,965.9 km².[1] and has a population of 1,404,242.[2]

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1 Subdivision 2 See also 3 References 4 External links

Subdivision[edit] The province of San José is subdivided into 20 cantons. Canton (Capital):

San José (San José) Escazú (Escazú) Desamparados
Desamparados
(Desamparados) Puriscal (Santiago) Tarrazú (San Marcos) Aserrí (Aserrí) Mora (Ciudad Colón) Goicoechea (Guadalupe) Santa Ana (Santa Ana) Alajuelita (Alajuelita) Vázquez de Coronado (San Isidro) Acosta (San Ignacio) Tibás
Tibás
(San Juan) Moravia (San Vicente) Montes de Oca (San Pedro) Turrubares (San Pablo) Dota (Santa María) Curridabat (Curridabat) Pérez Zeledón (San Isidro de El General) León Cortés (San Pablo)

See also[edit]

Provinces of Costa Rica San José Metropolitan Area

References[edit]

^ Instituto Geográfico Nacional (IGN), 2001, ^ Resultados Generales Censo 2011 p. 22

External links[edit] Media related to San José Province
San José Province
at Wikimedia Commons

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Provinces and cantons of Costa Rica

Alajuela

Alajuela Alfaro Ruiz Atenas Grecia Guatuso Los Chiles Naranjo Orotina Palmares Poás San Carlos San Mateo San Ramón Upala Valverde Vega

Cartago

Alvarado Cartago El Guarco Jiménez La Unión Oreamuno Paraíso Turrialba

Guanacaste

Abangares Bagaces Cañas Carrillo Hojancha La Cruz Liberia Nandayure Nicoya Santa Cruz Tilarán

Heredia

Barva Belén Flores Heredia San Isidro San Pablo San Rafael Santa Bárbara Santo Domingo Sarapiquí

Limón

Guácimo Limón Matina Pococí Siquirres Talamanca

Puntarenas

Buenos Aires Corredores Coto Brus Esparza Garabito Golfito Montes de Oro Osa Parrita Puntarenas Quepos

San José

Acosta Alajuelita Aserrí Curridabat Desamparados Coronado Dota Escazú Goicoechea León Cortés Montes de Oca Mora Moravia Pérez Zeledón Puriscal San José Santa Ana Tarrazú Tibás Turrubares

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