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San José

San José Localisation : Country Costa Rica, Province San Jose.
Available Information : Postal address, Phone, Email address, Website, Mayor, Geographical coordinates, Number of inhabitants, Area, Altitude, Weather and Hotel.
Nearby cities and villages : Tibás, Santo Domingo and Alajuelita.


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CountryCosta Rica
ProvinceSan Jose

San José Administration

San José MayorJohnny Araya Monge

San José Contact info

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San José Postal addressEdificio José Figueres Ferrer, Avenida San Martín
San José
Costa Rica
San José Phone25476160
International: +506 25476160
San José Email address[email protected]
San José Websitewww.msj.go.cr
San José Birth certificate, San José Death certificate

San José Demography

Information on the people and the population of San José.

San José Number of inhabitants288,054 population
San José Population Density6,455.7 /km² (16,720.2 /sq mi)

San José Geography

Geographic Information regarding City of San José.

San José Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 9.9333, Longitude: -84.0833
9° 55′ 60″ North, 84° 4′ 60″ West
San José Area4,462 hectares
44.62 km² (17.23 sq mi)
San José Altitude1,175 m (3,855 ft)
San José ClimateMonsoon (Köppen climate classification: Am)

San José Distance

Distance (in kilometers) between San José and the biggest cities of Costa Rica.

Alajuela 33 kmDesamparados 14 kmSan Carlos 90 km
Cartago 20 kmPérez Zeledón 76 kmPococí 45 km
Heredia 8 km closestGoicoechea 11 kmPuntarenas 82 km
La Unión 10 kmLimón 112 kmSan Ramón 64 km

San José Map

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San José Nearby cities and villages

Tibás 2.8 kmSanto Domingo 5.6 kmAlajuelita 5.7 km
Curridabat 5.7 kmEscazú 5.8 kmSan Pablo 7.4 km
Montes de Oca 8.1 kmHeredia 8.3 kmLa Unión 9.7 km
San Isidro 10 kmFlores 10.4 kmSanta Ana 11 km

San José Twin towns, Sister cities

The City of San José has international agreements with its different pairings.

San José Zone

Time zone of San José.

San José Local time
San José Time zoneUTC -6:00 (America/Costa_Rica)
The summer and winter time does not differ from the standard time

San José Weather

Weather forecast for the next coming days and current time of San José.

San José Sunrise and sunset

Find below the times of sunrise and sunset calculated 7 days to San José.

DaySunrise and sunsetTwilightNautical twilightAstronomical twilight
2 August13:26 - 19:42 - 01:5813:04 - 02:2112:38 - 02:46 12:12 - 03:13
3 August13:26 - 19:42 - 01:5813:04 - 02:2012:38 - 02:46 12:12 - 03:12
4 August13:26 - 19:42 - 01:5813:04 - 02:2012:38 - 02:46 12:12 - 03:12
5 August13:26 - 19:42 - 01:5813:04 - 02:2012:38 - 02:45 12:12 - 03:11
6 August13:26 - 19:42 - 01:5713:04 - 02:1912:39 - 02:45 12:13 - 03:11
7 August13:26 - 19:42 - 01:5713:04 - 02:1912:39 - 02:44 12:13 - 03:10
8 August13:26 - 19:41 - 01:5713:05 - 02:1812:39 - 02:44 12:13 - 03:10

San José Hotel

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Hotel Hotel Plaza San JoseHotel Plaza San Jose

San José
Located just 1 block from San Jose’s Central Park, Hotel Plaza San Jose offers a 24-hour reception and functional rooms with free Wi-Fi. San Jose Metropolitan Cathedral is a 15-minute walk away... view more
$US 59
Hotel Garden Court San Jose DowntownGarden Court San Jose Downtown
San José
Centrally located 10 minutes’ walk from San José City Centre and 450 metres from the Costa Rica’s Cultural Centre, this hostel features a swimming pool with sun terrace and free Wi-Fi throughout... view more
$US 45
Hotel Garden Court Express San Jose DowntownGarden Court Express San Jose Downtown

San José
Garden Court Express San Jose Downtown is located within 10 minutes’ walk of the National Theatre and the El Pueblo Centre, in an edgy neighbourhood of San José. It has an outdoor pool and sun terrace... view more
$US 55
Hotel Boutique Hotel Calle 20Boutique Hotel Calle 20

San José
Just 350 metres from the National Children’s Hospital in San José, this modern hotel offers stylish rooms with free Wi-Fi and HD cable TV. Free self-served continental breakfast is available at the snack bar... view more
$US 58
Hotel Casa AlfiCasa Alfi
San José
Casa Alfi is centrally located just a 5-minute walk from San José Cathedral, the National Theatre and the Pre-Colombian Gold Museum. It offers a restaurant, free tea and coffee and free Wi-Fi... view more
$US 49
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