Río Sereno

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Río Sereno
Town and corregimiento
Río Sereno is located in Panama
Río Sereno
Río Sereno
Coordinates: 8°49′12″N 82°51′36″W / 8.82000°N 82.86000°W / 8.82000; -82.86000Coordinates: 8°49′12″N 82°51′36″W / 8.82000°N 82.86000°W / 8.82000; -82.86000
Country Panama
ProvinceChiriquí Bandera de la Provincia de Chiriquí.svg
 • Land83.2 km2 (32.1 sq mi)
987 m (3,238 ft)
 • Total5,463
 • Density65.7/km2 (170/sq mi)
 Population density calculated based on land area.
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)

Río Sereno, also known as Sereno, is a town and corregimiento in Renacimiento District, Chiriquí Province, Panama, close to the Costa Rica border. It is the seat of Renacimiento District.[1] It has a land area of 83.2 square kilometres (32.1 sq mi) and had a population of 5,463 as of 2010, giving it a population density of 65.7 inhabitants per square kilometre (170/sq mi).[1] Its population as of 1990 was 2,595; its population as of 2000 was 3,289.[1]

It is a rural dairy and agricultural region. The town is surrounded by vegetation.


Dry (Summer): December - April
Wet (Winter): May - November

Elevation: 1000 meters (over 3200 feet)

Average temperature: 18 °C

Climate: tropical template


  1. ^ a b c d e "Cuadro 11 (Superficie, población y densidad de población en la República...)" [Table 11 (Area, population, and population density in the Republic...)] (.xls). In "Resultados Finales Básicos" [Basic Final Results] (in Spanish). National Institute of Statistics and Census of Panama. Retrieved May 26, 2015.