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Postal Code 40104 - Heredia, Costa Rica

Primary CityHeredia, Costa Rica
Area of Postal Code 4010411.5 km²
Male Population17,016 (47.8%)
Female Population18,612 (52.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +307.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +47.7%
Median Age28.9 years
Male Median Age27.8 years
Female Median Age29.9 years
NeighborhoodsLa Aurora
Local TimeWednesday 7:06 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates9.976005090331356° / -84.13637823847344°
Related Postal Codes401014010240103401054020140204

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Postal Code 40104 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density763.8 / km²1,439 / km²2,106 / km²3,110 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

40104 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 47.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 40104+307.2%+116.1%+47.7%
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 40104 Median Age

Median Age: 28.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 4010428.9 years29.9 years27.8 years
Heredia29.8 years30.6 years29 years
Costa Rica28.6 years29.2 years27.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 40104 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,3381,2822,620
85 Plus77112190
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 40104 Population Density

Population Density: 3,110 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 4010435,62811.5 km²3,110 / km²
Heredia496,8872,663.1 km²186.6 / 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 40104 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1870 to 2100
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.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 40104
 La Aurora: 40%
 Residencial Real Santa María: 10%
 Zona Industrial: 10%
 Mercedes Sur: 10%
 Pavas: 10%
 Mata Redonda: 10%
 Barreal: 10%


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 18.7%
 Restaurants: 17.6%
 Professional Services: 9.7%
 Food: 8.9%
 Industry: 8.2%
 Home Services: 5.6%
 Automotive: 5%
 Other: 26.2%

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 40104 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 40104112,488 t3.16 t9,820 t/km²
Heredia1,236,347 t2.49 t464.3 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 40104 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)112,488 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita3.16 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)9,820 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
11/22/188:39 PM3.810.3 km10,000 m1km S of Salitral, Costa Ricausgs.gov
11/17/186:12 AM4.725.9 km18,860 m18km NNE of Angeles, Costa Ricausgs.gov
8/31/168:00 PM4.213.4 km78,550 m3km ENE of Sabanilla, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/11/1512:56 PM3.32.2 km9,810 m1km SE of San Francisco, Costa Ricausgs.gov
10/31/158:10 AM4.626 km15,930 m19km NNE of Angeles, Costa Ricausgs.gov
5/25/157:50 PM4.825.3 km8,310 m5km NW of Cot, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/31/152:09 AM4.69.4 km10,000 m3km WSW of Santo Domingo, Costa Ricausgs.gov
11/1/1412:23 AM4.25.4 km10,000 m2km S of San Antonio, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/25/1410:49 PM4.523.2 km9,850 m1km ENE of Tobosi, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/24/1411:48 AM4.117.8 km10,000 m5km NNE of Carrillos, Costa Ricausgs.gov

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Primary City

Heredia (Spanish pronunciation: [eˈɾeðja]) is a city in the Heredia province of Costa Rica, of which it is the capital; it is 10 kilometers to the north of the country's capital, San José. city is home to one of the largest colleges in Costa Rica, t..  ︎  Heredia, Costa Rica Wikipedia Page

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