Villanueva, Cortés

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Villanueva is located in Honduras
Coordinates: 15°19′N 88°1′W / 15.317°N 88.017°W / 15.317; -88.017
Country  Honduras
Department Cortés
 • Total 359 km2 (139 sq mi)
Elevation 103 m (338 ft)
Population (2015)
 • Total 157,615
 • Density 440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)

Villanueva is a municipality in the Honduran department of Cortés.

Villanueva was a little town but today is a city with a lot of banks, for example Banco de Occiente, Citi Bank, Electra. Many clothes factories have been moved to Villanueva Cortes because it is the best place where everything can be made.


The nearest places from Villanueva are the cities of San Pedro Sula, Lima Cortes, Pimienta Cortes, Potrerillos, Cortés and many more places. There are a lot of new neighborhoods in this city. The Banco of Ficosa has built many communities for sale to people around Honduras. Villanueva is growing each day with people coming from different parts of Honduras.