Montijo District

Coordinates: 7°59′32″N 81°3′16″W / 7.99222°N 81.05444°W / 7.99222; -81.05444
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Montijo District
Montijo District is located in Panama
Montijo District
Montijo District
Location of the district capital in Panama
Coordinates: 7°59′32″N 81°3′16″W / 7.99222°N 81.05444°W / 7.99222; -81.05444
Country Panama
ProvinceVeraguas Province
 • Total300 sq mi (780 km2)
 • Total7,060
 • Density23/sq mi (9.1/km2)
 official estimate[1]
Time zoneUTC-5 (ETZ)
Map of the Montijo District in Panama

Montijo District is a district (distrito) of Veraguas Province in Panama. The population according to the 2000 census was 12,211;[2] the latest official estimate (for 2019) is 7,060.[1] The district covers a total area of 780 km². It includes all of the offshore islands of Coiba National Park, the largest of which are Coiba and Jicarón. The capital lies at the town of Montijo.[2] The district includes the Gulf of Montijo and the islands in it.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Montijo 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.

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