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Postal Code 20902 - Orotina, Alajuela Province

Primary CityOrotina
Area of Postal Code 209029.6 km²
Population2,266
Male Population1,100 (48.6%)
Female Population1,166 (51.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +151.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +25.3%
Median Age28.7 years
Male Median Age28.1 years
Female Median Age29.2 years
Local TimeFriday 6:45 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates9.916130135729205° / -84.5592046941385°
Related Postal Codes208012080220901209032090420905

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Postal Code 20902 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population9011,3611,8082,266
Population Density94.3 / km²142.5 / km²189.3 / km²237.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

20902 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 25.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 20902+151.5%+66.5%+25.3%
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 20902 Median Age

Median Age: 28.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 2090228.7 years29.2 years28.1 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 20902 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 59190181
5-99393187
10-14106110217
15-1990108198
20-2410795202
25-29100104204
30-347890169
35-398479164
40-446584150
45-496983152
50-547260132
55-59423982
60-64344882
65-69282150
70-74182543
75-79111627
80-845914
85 Plus71321
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 20902 Population Density

Population Density: 237.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 209022,2669.6 km²237.3 / 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 20902 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1850 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 20902 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 209026,160 t2.72 t645.1 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 20902 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)6,160 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.72 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)645.1 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideMedium (6)
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
7/27/163:50 AM4.233.6 km19,130 m17km WSW of Tejar, Costa Ricausgs.gov
8/10/148:57 AM4.423.9 km39,180 m16km S of Chacarita, Costa Ricausgs.gov
6/25/144:45 AM4.39.6 km37,180 m11km SW of Orotina, Costa Ricausgs.gov
2/16/1411:22 AM4.629.1 km40,810 m21km SW of San Rafael Abajo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
2/12/1412:38 PM4.729.8 km32,630 m8km NW of Jaco, Costa Ricausgs.gov
1/10/149:10 PM4.230.1 km81,970 m13km NNW of San Ramon, Costa Ricausgs.gov
2/10/138:51 AM4.320.1 km83,200 m4km SE of Miramar, Costa Ricausgs.gov
1/23/1311:08 PM4.87 km76,600 mCosta Ricausgs.gov
11/2/1112:01 PM5.428.1 km35,000 mCosta Ricausgs.gov
5/13/113:47 PM5.927.3 km72,800 mCosta Ricausgs.gov

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Primary City

Orotina is the capital city of the canton of Orotina in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. It is also the name of the distrito (district) that includes the city. The district of Orotina covers an area of 19.99 km², and has a population of 15,705..  ︎  Orotina Wikipedia Page

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