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Postal Code 20703 - Alajuela Province

Area of Postal Code 207037 km²
Population8,720
Male Population4,213 (48.3%)
Female Population4,507 (51.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +112.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +17%
Median Age30.3 years
Male Median Age29.6 years
Female Median Age30.9 years
Local TimeSunday 7:13 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates10.072137458277812° / -84.43452123156618°
Related Postal Codes207012070220704207052070620707

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Postal Code 20703 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population4,1096,0667,4568,720
Population Density590.5 / km²871.7 / km²1,071 / km²1,253 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

20703 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 17% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 20703+112.2%+43.8%+17%
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 20703 Median Age

Median Age: 30.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 2070330.3 years30.9 years29.6 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 20703 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5292286579
5-9288314602
10-14357369726
15-19373404777
20-24432418850
25-29400407807
30-34303318621
35-39260266526
40-44256294551
45-49301356658
50-54282309591
55-59176206382
60-64147172319
65-69124127252
70-749394187
75-795367121
80-84435599
85 Plus334578
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 20703 Population Density

Population Density: 1,253 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 207038,7207 km²1,253 / 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 20703 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1860 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: 23.9%
 Restaurants: 16%
 Professional Services: 7.6%
 Automotive: 7.4%
 Food: 7%
 Sports & Activities: 5.9%
 Industry: 5.6%
 Education: 5.3%
 Other: 21.3%

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 20703 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 2070324,989 t2.87 t3,591 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 20703 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)24,989 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.87 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)3,591 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (7)
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
3/3/183:25 PM4.225.2 km88,670 m7km SE of Rio Segundo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
8/31/168:00 PM4.227.4 km78,550 m3km ENE of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/31/1510:05 AM4.428.6 km95,480 m11km S of Pocosol, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/31/152:09 AM4.627.7 km10,000 m3km WSW of Santo Domingo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
11/1/1412:23 AM4.229.9 km10,000 m2km S of San Antonio, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/24/1411:48 AM4.118.9 km10,000 m5km NNE of Carrillos, Costa Ricausgs.gov
1/10/149:10 PM4.216.9 km81,970 m13km NNW of San Ramon, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/22/132:52 PM4.623.9 km98,310 m1km N of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/16/132:53 AM4.523.1 km88,000 m8km SSE of Rio Segundo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
2/10/138:51 AM4.329.9 km83,200 m4km SE of Miramar, Costa Ricausgs.gov

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Cities

Percentage of businesses by city in 20703
 Alajuela: 40%
 Esquipulas: 20%
 San Ramón, Costa Rica: 20%
 Buenos Aires: 20%

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