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Postal Code 10201 - Escazú, Costa Rica

Primary CityEscazú, Costa Rica
Area of Postal Code 102014.501 km²
Male Population5,871 (46.2%)
Female Population6,841 (53.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +46.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +0.4%
Median Age33.3 years
Male Median Age31.9 years
Female Median Age34.5 years
Local TimeWednesday 10:24 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates9.918193450234158° / -84.1489891733715°
Related Postal Codes101021010610109102021020310301

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Postal Code 10201 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,931 / km²2,494 / km²2,812 / km²2,824 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

10201 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 0.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 10201+46.2%+13.2%+0.4%
San José+74%+30.1%+9.9%
Costa Rica+129.2%+55.2%+22.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 10201 Median Age

Median Age: 33.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 1020133.3 years34.5 years31.9 years
San José29.9 years30.9 years28.8 years
Costa Rica28.6 years29.2 years27.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 10201 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5389408798
85 Plus62120183
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 10201 Population Density

Population Density: 2,824 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 1020112,7124.501 km²2,824 / km²
San José1.5 million4,968.7 km²306.8 / km²
Costa Rica4.8 million51,352.9 km²93.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 10201 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1830 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 10201
 Pavas Centro: 12.5%
 San Rafael de Escazú: 12.5%
 General Cañas: 12.5%
 Bosques de Lindora: 12.5%
 Pitahaya: 12.5%
 Tejarcillos: 12.5%
 San Francisco: 12.5%
 Pavas: 12.5%


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 22.4%
 Restaurants: 14.9%
 Food: 8.2%
 Beauty & Spas: 7.7%
 Medical: 6.7%
 Hotels & Travel: 6%
 Professional Services: 5.8%
 Home Services: 5.3%
 Other: 23%

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 10201

 Moderate: 50%
 Inexpensive: 33.3%
 Expensive: 16.7%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code 10201 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 1020142,645 t3.35 t9,474 t/km²
San José4,070,865 t2.67 t819.3 t/km²
Costa Rica12,018,132 t2.51 t234 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code 10201 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)42,645 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita3.35 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)9,474 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (9)
DroughtLow (2)
EarthquakeHigh (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
11/22/188:39 PM3.84.3 km10,000 m1km S of Salitral, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/27/1810:50 AM423.8 km11,770 m9km ESE of Tejar, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/27/188:33 AM3.520.1 km11,130 m7km SSE of San Ignacio, Costa Ricausgs.gov
8/31/168:00 PM4.219.1 km78,550 m3km ENE of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/11/1512:56 PM3.37.9 km9,810 m1km SE of San Francisco, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/31/152:09 AM4.614.7 km10,000 m3km WSW of Santo Domingo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
11/1/1412:23 AM4.26.4 km10,000 m2km S of San Antonio, Costa Ricausgs.gov
8/7/141:50 AM4.422.6 km27,310 m3km SE of Tejar, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/25/1410:49 PM4.521 km9,850 m1km ENE of Tobosi, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/24/1411:48 AM4.121.6 km10,000 m5km NNE of Carrillos, Costa Ricausgs.gov

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Primary City

Escazú, officially San Miguel de Escazú, is the capital city of the canton of Escazú in the province of San José in Costa Rica. It is also the name of the district that includes the city, a subnational entity with 14,815 inhabitants. area is inhabit..  ︎  Escazú, Costa Rica Wikipedia Page


Percentage of businesses by city in 10201
 Escazú, Costa Rica: 62.7%
 San José, Costa Rica: 19.6%
 San Rafael: 7.8%
 San Rafael Arriba: 3.9%
 Other: 5.9%

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