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El Guarco (canton)

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Country  Costa Rica
Area  167.7 kmĀ²
Capital  El Tejar de El Guarco
Founded  26 July 1939
Population  43,415 (Jun 2013)
Province  Alajuela Province
El Guarco (canton) Detailed Map of El Tejar del Guarco Costa Rica Counties and Cities

El Guarco is the eighth canton in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 167.69 square kilometres (64.75 sq mi), and has a population of 43,415 (estimate as of 2013).

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El Guarco (canton) Detailed Map of El Tejar del Guarco Costa Rica Counties and Cities

The capital city of the canton is El Tejar.

Geography

El Guarco is an elongated canton that stretches southeast from its capital city to encompass a swatch of the Cordillera de Talamanca (Talamanca Mountain Range). The Carretera Interamericana (Pan-American Highway) delineates the canton's lengthy southwestern border.

History

The canton was established by a decree of July 26, 1939.

Districts

The canton of El Guarco is subdivided into four districts (distritos):

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References

El Guarco (canton) Wikipedia


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