León Department

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León
Departamento de León  (Spanish)
Department of Nicaragua
León Department
Flag of León
Coat of arms of León
Leon Department in Nicaragua.svg
CountryNicaragua
CapitalLeón
Area
 • Department of Nicaragua5,138 km2 (1,984 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 estimate)[1]
 • Department of Nicaragua421,050
 • Density82/km2 (210/sq mi)
 • Urban
268,488
ISO 3166-2NI-LE

León (Spanish pronunciation: [leˈon]) is a department in Nicaragua. It covers an area of 5,138 km2 and has a population of 421,050 (2020 estimate). The capital is the city of León.

Municipalities[edit]

  1. El Jicaral
  2. El Sauce
  3. La Paz Centro
  4. Larreynaga
  5. León
  6. Nagarote
  7. Quezalguaque
  8. San José de Achuapa
  9. Santa Rosa del Peñón
  10. Telica

References[edit]

  1. ^ Citypopulation.de Population of departments in Nicaragua

Coordinates: 12°26′N 86°53′W / 12.433°N 86.883°W / 12.433; -86.883