List of municipalities in Belize

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Municipalities in Belize are divided into three types: cities, towns, and villages. Each type has a different form of government as defined by Title VIII of the Laws of Belize.[1]

Cities and towns[edit]

As of 2013, Belize has two cities and seven towns.[1][2]

Name Pop. (2010)[3] District
Belize City 57,169 Belize
Belmopan 13,931 Cayo
Benque Viejo del Carmen 6,148 Cayo
Corozal Town 10,287 Corozal
Dangriga 9,591 Stann Creek
Orange Walk Town 13,709 Orange Walk
Punta Gorda 5,351 Toledo
San Ignacio 17,878 Cayo
San Pedro 11,765 Belize


As of 2013, there are over 190 officially recognized villages in Belize.[2][4]

Corozal District[edit]

Orange Walk District[edit]

Belize District[edit]

Cayo District[edit]

Stann Creek District[edit]

Toledo District[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Title VIII: Local Government". Laws of Belize. Government of Belize. 
  2. ^ a b "Local Government". Government of Belize. Retrieved 8 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Population Data – Census 2010". Statistical Institute of Belize. Retrieved 27 February 2014. 
  4. ^ "Village Council Elections 2013 Results". Elections and Boundaries Department, Government of Belize. 2013.