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Postal Code 21104 - Alajuela Province

Area of Postal Code 2110422.7 km²
Population1,411
Male Population706 (50.1%)
Female Population705 (49.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +598.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +76.6%
Median Age26.9 years
Male Median Age27.2 years
Female Median Age26.6 years
Local TimeTuesday 9:41 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates10.186712688591674° / -84.43499167796766°
Related Postal Codes211012110221103211052110621107

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Postal Code 21104 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2024847991,411
Population Density8.91 / km²21.4 / km²35.2 / km²62.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

21104 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 76.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 21104+598.5%+191.5%+76.6%
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 21104 Median Age

Median Age: 26.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 2110426.9 years26.6 years27.2 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 21104 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 55574130
5-95152103
10-146556122
15-198170151
20-247283156
25-296553119
30-34465299
35-39443580
40-44415395
45-49504393
50-54403979
55-59292756
60-64181634
65-69141833
70-74171431
75-799919
80-846512
85 Plus359
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 21104 Population Density

Population Density: 62.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 211041,41122.7 km²62.2 / 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 21104 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 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 21104 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 211043,777 t2.68 t166.7 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 21104 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)3,777 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.68 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)166.7 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (9)
FloodHigh (9)
VolcanoHigh (9)
EarthquakeHigh (9.6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
8/6/192:14 PM4.824.7 km102,760 m10km S of Pital, Costa Ricausgs.gov
6/7/186:06 AM4.333.8 km122,690 m7km ESE of Fortuna, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/3/183:25 PM4.221.7 km88,670 m7km SE of Rio Segundo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
8/31/168:00 PM4.229.5 km78,550 m3km ENE of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov
4/28/1512:33 AM4.630 km76,000 m15km N of Miramar, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/31/1510:05 AM4.421.2 km95,480 m11km S of Pocosol, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/31/152:09 AM4.631.6 km10,000 m3km WSW of Santo Domingo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/24/1411:48 AM4.122.5 km10,000 m5km NNE of Carrillos, Costa Ricausgs.gov
1/10/149:10 PM4.211.1 km81,970 m13km NNW of San Ramon, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/22/132:52 PM4.626.5 km98,310 m1km N of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov

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