El Caño

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El Caño
Town and corregimiento
El Caño is located in Panama
El Caño
El Caño
Coordinates: 8°24′0″N 80°31′12″W / 8.40000°N 80.52000°W / 8.40000; -80.52000Coordinates: 8°24′0″N 80°31′12″W / 8.40000°N 80.52000°W / 8.40000; -80.52000
Country Panama
 • Land86 km2 (33 sq mi)
 • Total3,351
 • Density38.9/km2 (101/sq mi)
 Population density calculated based on land area.
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)

El Caño is a town and corregimiento in Natá District, Coclé Province, Panama. It has a land area of 86 square kilometres (33 sq mi) and had a population of 3,351 as of 2010, giving it a population density of 38.9 inhabitants per square kilometre (101/sq mi).[1] Its population as of 1990 was 2,936; its population as of 2000 was 3,276.[1]

El Caño is named after a nearby waterfall found in a creek whose waters end in a nearby river.


  1. ^ a b c d "Cuadro 11 (Superficie, población y densidad de población en la República...)" [Table 11 (Area, population, and population density in the Republic...)] {{webarchive |url=https://web.archive.org/web/20160304030354/http://www.contraloria.gob.pa/inec/archivos/P3601Cuadro11.xls |date=March 4, 2016 }} (.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.