Boquerón, Chiriquí

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Boquerón
Boquerón is located in Panama
Boquerón
Boquerón
Coordinates: 8°30′0″N 82°33′36″W / 8.50000°N 82.56000°W / 8.50000; -82.56000Coordinates: 8°30′0″N 82°33′36″W / 8.50000°N 82.56000°W / 8.50000; -82.56000
Country Panama
ProvinceChiriquí
DistrictBoquerón
Area
 • Land39.9 km2 (15.4 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total3,881
 • Density97.2/km2 (252/sq mi)
 Population density calculated based on land area.
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)

Boquerón is a corregimiento in Boquerón District, Chiriquí Province, Panama, near the volcano of Volcán Barú. It is the seat of Boquerón District.[1] It has a land area of 39.9 square kilometres (15.4 sq mi) and had a population of 3,881 as of 2010, giving it a population density of 97.2 inhabitants per square kilometre (252/sq mi).[1] Its population as of 1990 was 2,478; its population as of 2000 was 3,065.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Cuadro 11 (Superficie, población y densidad de población en la República...)" Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine Table 11 (Area, population, and population density in the Republic...) (.xls). In "Resultados Finales Básicos" [Basic Final Results] (in Spanish). National Institute of Statistics and Census of Panama. Archived from the original on July 10, 2015. Retrieved May 26, 2015.