La Paz Department (Honduras)

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La Paz
Department
La Paz in Honduras.svg
Coordinates: 14°20′N 87°41′W / 14.333°N 87.683°W / 14.333; -87.683Coordinates: 14°20′N 87°41′W / 14.333°N 87.683°W / 14.333; -87.683
Country  Honduras
Municipalities 19
Founded 1869
Seat La Paz
Government
 • Type Departmental
Area
 • Total 2,331 km2 (900 sq mi)
Population (2015)[1]
 • Total 206,065
 • Density 88/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
Postal code 15101, 15201

La Paz (Spanish pronunciation: [la pas]) is one of the 18 political and geographic departments of Honduras. The departmental capital is the city of La Paz.

The department covers a total surface area of 2,331 km². In 2015, it had an estimated population of 206,065.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "GeoHive - Honduras extended". Retrieved 16 January 2015. 

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