Siquirres

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Siquirres

City

Siquirres, Costa Rica, Entrance.jpg
Siquirres is located in Costa Rica
Siquirres
Siquirres
Location in Costa Rica
Coordinates: 10°06′00″N 83°31′00″W / 10.10000°N 83.51667°W / 10.10000; -83.51667
Country Costa Rica
Province Limón Province
Canton Siquirres
Elevation 62 m (203 ft)
Population
 • Total 31,637

Siquirres is the capital of the canton of Siquirres in Limón Province in Costa Rica. It is a center of commerce and has most of the services for the area's locals.

The name is derived from a native word meaning reddish colored.

Siquirres is around 111 km away from San José, the capital of Costa Rica.

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Coordinates: 10°05′N 83°30′W / 10.083°N 83.500°W / 10.083; -83.500