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Postal Code 70104 - Limón, Limón Province

Primary CityLimón
Area of Postal Code 70104338.6 km²
Population8,461
Male Population4,183 (49.4%)
Female Population4,278 (50.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +157.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +16.8%
Median Age24.8 years
Male Median Age25.8 years
Female Median Age23.9 years
Local TimeTuesday 1:34 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates9.86887234515844° / -83.12126881337485°
Related Postal Codes701017010270103702027020470304

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Postal Code 70104 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population3,2835,6207,2448,461
Population Density9.7 / km²16.6 / km²21.4 / km²25.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

70104 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 16.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 70104+157.7%+50.6%+16.8%
Limón+141.4%+59.5%+24%
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 70104 Median Age

Median Age: 24.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 7010424.8 years23.9 years25.8 years
Limón25.1 years25.2 years25.1 years
Costa Rica28.6 years29.2 years27.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 70104 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5419472891
5-9424435860
10-14465477943
15-19369416786
20-24360432792
25-29354369724
30-34278278556
35-39232259491
40-44255227483
45-49221232454
50-54217221438
55-59185145330
60-6412698224
65-699176168
70-746259121
75-79533791
80-84312557
85 Plus402061
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 70104 Population Density

Population Density: 25.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 701048,461338.6 km²25.0 / km²
Limón432,4389,200.3 km²47.0 / 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 70104 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 70104 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 7010422,170 t2.62 t65.5 t/km²
Limón1,044,926 t2.42 t113.6 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 70104 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)22,170 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.62 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)65.5 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (10)
DroughtLow (2)
FloodHigh (10)
EarthquakeHigh (8.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
6/14/1811:45 PM4.230.1 km10,060 m18km SSW of Batan, Costa Ricausgs.gov
9/26/157:45 AM4.242.3 km18,030 m15km S of Siquirres, Costa Ricausgs.gov
6/21/1512:27 AM4.521.8 km17,790 m12km NW of Puerto Limon, Costa Ricausgs.gov
6/11/1511:43 AM4.547.3 km16,000 m4km S of Siquirres, Costa Ricausgs.gov
4/24/1312:35 AM4.522.4 km20,500 m7km ENE of Matina, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/29/109:13 AM4.424.3 km20,900 mnorth of Panamausgs.gov
11/26/091:04 PM4.746 km10,000 mPanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov
7/16/051:46 PM4.317.8 km39,100 mCosta Ricausgs.gov
6/10/049:41 AM4.228.1 km10,000 mPanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov
6/10/048:03 AM532.2 km21,700 mPanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov

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Primary City

Puerto Limón, commonly known as Limón (Spanish for "lemon"), is the capital city and main hub of Limón province, as well as of the cantón (county) of Limón in Costa Rica. It is the second-largest city in Costa Rica after the capital, San José, with a..  ︎  Limón Wikipedia Page

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