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Postal Code 20508 - Atenas, Alajuela Province

Primary CityAtenas
Area of Postal Code 2050826.6 km²
Population1,000
Male Population511 (51.1%)
Female Population489 (48.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +259.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +40.4%
Median Age32.6 years
Male Median Age32.6 years
Female Median Age32.7 years
Local TimeWednesday 4:34 PM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates9.944081500647986° / -84.4239807281565°
Related Postal Codes205022050320504205052050620507

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Postal Code 20508 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2785067121,000
Population Density10.5 / km²19.0 / km²26.8 / km²37.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

20508 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 40.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 20508+259.7%+97.6%+40.4%
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 20508 Median Age

Median Age: 32.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 2050832.6 years32.7 years32.6 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 20508 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5413475
5-9373472
10-14423577
15-19343671
20-24434487
25-29394181
30-34383877
35-39353671
40-44323770
45-49292757
50-54272148
55-59323668
60-64262147
65-69192040
70-74151126
75-7914924
80-84359
85 Plus5511
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 20508 Population Density

Population Density: 37.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 205081,00026.6 km²37.6 / 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 20508 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1870 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.

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 20508 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 205082,929 t2.93 t110.3 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 20508 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)2,929 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.93 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)110.3 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (8)
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
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
11/22/188:39 PM3.827.3 km10,000 m1km S of Salitral, Costa Ricausgs.gov
8/31/168:00 PM4.230.6 km78,550 m3km ENE of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/27/163:50 AM4.230.2 km19,130 m17km WSW of Tejar, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/31/152:09 AM4.628.8 km10,000 m3km WSW of Santo Domingo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
11/1/1412:23 AM4.226.4 km10,000 m2km S of San Antonio, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/24/1411:48 AM4.123.1 km10,000 m5km NNE of Carrillos, Costa Ricausgs.gov
6/25/144:45 AM4.322.4 km37,180 m11km SW of Orotina, Costa Ricausgs.gov
2/16/1411:22 AM4.628.3 km40,810 m21km SW of San Rafael Abajo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
1/10/149:10 PM4.229.6 km81,970 m13km NNW of San Ramon, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/22/132:52 PM4.627.5 km98,310 m1km N of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov

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Primary City

Atenas (ah-TEN-nahss) is the capital city of the canton of Atenas in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. It is also the name of the distrito (district) that includes the city. district of Atenas covers an area of 8.93 km², and has a population o..  ︎  Atenas Wikipedia Page

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