San Nicolás, Santa Bárbara

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San Nicolás
San Nicolás is located in Honduras
San Nicolás
San Nicolás
Location in Honduras
Coordinates: 14°56′N 88°19′W / 14.933°N 88.317°W / 14.933; -88.317
Country Honduras
Department Santa Bárbara
Villages 9
 • Total 88.2 km2 (34.1 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 14,860
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone Central America (UTC-6)
Climate Aw

San Nicolás is a municipality in the Honduran department of Santa Bárbara.

About six thousand people live in San Nicolás. The economy consists primarily of coffee farmers and workers from the surrounding area. Full advantage has not been taken of nearby rivers, caves, and remarkable countryside as tourist draws, though they well could be.

Coordinates: 14°056′N 88°019′W / 14.933°N 88.317°W / 14.933; -88.317