San José de Colinas

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San José de Colinas
Municipality
San José de Colinas is located in Honduras
San José de Colinas
San José de Colinas
Location in Honduras
Coordinates: 15°02′N 88°18′W / 15.033°N 88.300°W / 15.033; -88.300
Country Honduras
Department Santa Bárbara
Villages 32
Area
 • Municipality 242.6 km2 (93.7 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Municipality 19,115
 • Density 79/km2 (200/sq mi)
 • Urban 4,045
Time zone Central America (UTC-6)

San José de Colinas is a town and municipality in the Honduran department of Santa Bárbara.

As of 2007 it has a population of 4,045. [1]

San José de Colinas is a colorful city located two hours from San Pedro Sula.[1]

Municipality[edit]

The municipality counts on 34 villages of which the most important is San Miguel of lajas.[1]

Tourism[edit]

Tourist sites include a Catholic temple that dates from 1930 by the creeks of the Jicatuyo River.[1]

Sports[edit]

The local football team, Cruz Azul, play in the Honduran second division.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c es:San José de Colinas From the Spanish language article on San José de Colinas

Coordinates: 15°02′N 88°18′W / 15.033°N 88.300°W / 15.033; -88.300