La Mesa District

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La Mesa District
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La Mesa District is located in Panama
La Mesa District
La Mesa District
Location of the district capital in Panama
Coordinates: 8°9′N 81°11′W / 8.150°N 81.183°W / 8.150; -81.183Coordinates: 8°9′N 81°11′W / 8.150°N 81.183°W / 8.150; -81.183
Country Panama
ProvinceVeraguas Province
CapitalLa Mesa
 • Total197 sq mi (511 km2)
 • Total12,052
 • Density61/sq mi (24/km2)
 official estimate[1]
Time zoneUTC-5 (ETZ)

La Mesa District is a district (distrito) of Veraguas Province in Panama. The population according to the 2000 census was 11,746;[2] the latest official estimate (for 2019) is 12,052.[1] The district covers a total area of 511 km². The capital lies at the town of La Mesa.[2]

Administrative divisions[edit]

La Mesa District is divided administratively into the following corregimientos:


  1. ^ a b Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censo, Panama.
  2. ^ a b "Districts of Panama". Statoids. Retrieved April 13, 2009.