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Postal Code 20108 - Alajuela Province

Area of Postal Code 2010819.4 km²
Population31,166
Male Population16,553 (53.1%)
Female Population14,613 (46.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +385.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +56.7%
Median Age29 years
Male Median Age29.2 years
Female Median Age28.7 years
Local TimeThursday 5:43 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates9.959686747943833° / -84.22750961444429°
Related Postal Codes201022010320104201052010620107

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Postal Code 20108 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population6,41513,04319,88731,166
Population Density330.8 / km²672.5 / km²1,025 / km²1,606 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

20108 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 56.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 20108+385.8%+138.9%+56.7%
Alajuela+179.2%+73.8%+30.4%
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 20108 Median Age

Median Age: 29 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 2010829 years28.7 years29.2 years
Alajuela27.9 years28.4 years27.4 years
Costa Rica28.6 years29.2 years27.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 20108 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,2411,1582,399
5-91,1751,1362,311
10-141,2311,2292,461
15-191,3981,3332,731
20-241,7421,4223,165
25-291,7591,3773,136
30-341,6971,4053,103
35-391,3971,1542,551
40-441,2511,0402,292
45-491,0359021,937
50-548277701,598
55-595525421,094
60-64443350794
65-69330282612
70-74185196382
75-79123141264
80-84106105211
85 Plus6173134
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 20108 Population Density

Population Density: 1,606 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 2010831,16619.4 km²1,606 / km²
Alajuela963,0009,773.9 km²98.5 / 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 20108 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1890 to 2100
Sources:
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.

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 19.3%
 Restaurants: 14.7%
 Food: 10.3%
 Professional Services: 9%
 Industry: 7.4%
 Home Services: 6.1%
 Automotive: 5.2%
 Sports & Activities: 5.1%
 Other: 22.8%

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 20108 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 2010891,919 t2.95 t4,739 t/km²
Alajuela2,439,180 t2.53 t249.6 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 20108 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)91,919 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.95 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)4,739 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideMedium (6)
DroughtLow (2)
FloodHigh (9)
VolcanoHigh (9)
EarthquakeHigh (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
11/22/188:39 PM3.89 km10,000 m1km S of Salitral, Costa Ricausgs.gov
8/31/168:00 PM4.214.9 km78,550 m3km ENE of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/11/1512:56 PM3.312.4 km9,810 m1km SE of San Francisco, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/31/152:09 AM4.610.8 km10,000 m3km WSW of Santo Domingo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
11/1/1412:23 AM4.24.8 km10,000 m2km S of San Antonio, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/24/1411:48 AM4.113.6 km10,000 m5km NNE of Carrillos, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/22/132:52 PM4.613.8 km98,310 m1km N of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/16/132:53 AM4.523.7 km88,000 m8km SSE of Rio Segundo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/11/1210:54 PM4.424.4 km71,600 mCosta Ricausgs.gov
11/12/1212:45 AM4.319.4 km61,800 mCosta Ricausgs.gov

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Cities

Percentage of businesses by city in 20108
 San Rafael: 50%
 Alajuela: 46.2%
 San Antonio: 3.8%

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