San Miguelito District

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San Miguelito
San Miguelito is located in Panama
San Miguelito
San Miguelito
Location of the district capital in Panama
Coordinates: 9°2′N 79°30′W / 9.033°N 79.500°W / 9.033; -79.500
Country  Panama
Province Panamá Province
Capital San Miguelito
 • Total 20 sq mi (50 km2)
Population (2000)
 • Total 293,745
Time zone ETZ (UTC-5)

San Miguelito is a city and district (distrito) of Panamá Province in Panama. The population according to the 2000 census was 293,745.[1] The district covers an area of 50 km². San Miguelito separates Panama City and Colon and it is included in the Panama City Metropolitan Area.[1]

Soccer player Luis Tejada was born in San Miguelito, and both Blas Pérez and Kevin Kurányi were once residents of the district.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district is divided administratively into the following corregimientos:

San Miguelito (capital), Amelia Denis De Icaza, Belisario Porras, José Domingo Espinar, Mateo Iturralde, Victoriano Lorenzo, Arnulfo Arias, Belisario Frías, Omar Torrijos, and Rufina Alfaro.


  1. ^ a b "Districts of Panama". Statoids. Retrieved April 12, 2009. 

Coordinates: 9°01′59″N 79°30′00″W / 9.033°N 79.500°W / 9.033; -79.500