Rosita, Nicaragua

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Rosita
Municipality
Rosita and Bonanza Mine and town complex in the late 1950s
Rosita and Bonanza Mine and town complex in the late 1950s
Rosita is located in Nicaragua
Rosita
Rosita
Location in Nicaragua
Coordinates: 13°53′N 84°24′W / 13.883°N 84.400°W / 13.883; -84.400
Country Nicaragua
DepartmentNorth Caribbean Autonomous Region
Area
 • Municipality851 sq mi (2,205 km2)
Elevation
190 ft (58 m)
Population
 (2005)
 • Municipality22,723
 • Density27/sq mi (10/km2)
 • Urban
8,535
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (No DST)
ClimateAf

Rosita (Spanish pronunciation: [roˈsita]) is a municipality in the North Caribbean Autonomous Region of Nicaragua.

In 2005, the population of the town was 8,535 people. Rosita is also sometimes called La Rosita.

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Mining town of Rosita and Bonanza area filmed in the late 1950s
Rosita and Bonanza Mine complex in the late 1950s

Coordinates: 13°53′N 84°24′W / 13.883°N 84.400°W / 13.883; -84.400