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Risaralda, Colombia

Risaralda is one of 33 primary administrative regions in Colombia with a population of approximately 897,509 people.

Facts and figures on Risaralda at a glance

Region name: Risaralda (Departamento de Risaralda)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 897,509 people
Country: Colombia
Continent: South America

The regional headquarters of Risaralda (Departamento de Risaralda) is located in the regional capital Pereira (Pereira) with a population of 440,118 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Risaralda's regional capital Pereira to Colombia's capital Bogota (Bogotá) is approximately 181 km (112 mi).

Facts and figures about Risaralda
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Risaralda Departamento de Risaralda897,509 peoplePereira Pereira440,118 people

Compare with other regions in Colombia.

Map of Risaralda

Map of Risaralda

Information on Risaralda

Information on Risaralda
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Risaralda Departamento de RisaraldaPereira Pereira14ColombiaSouth America

Time in Risaralda

Time in Risaralda
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 4:19pmNoThu, 21 Oct 2021 - 4:19pmUTC -5.0America/Bogota

Geographic coordinates of Risaralda

Latitude & Longitude of Risaralda
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map5°00'00.0"N (5.0000000°)76°00'00.0"W (-76.0000000°)

Subregions in Risaralda

There are 14 administrative subregions in Risaralda.
Subregions in Risaralda
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Apia Apía1.17,514--
Balboa Balboa2.6,353--
Belen de Umbria Belén de Umbría3.27,717--
Dosquebradas Dosquebradas4.179,301--
Guatica Guática5.15,752--
La Celia La Celia6.8,761--
La Virginia La Virginia7.31,261--
Marsella Marsella8.21,457--
Mistrato Mistrató9.15,166--
Pereira Pereira10.443,554--
Pueblo Rico Pueblo Rico11.11,975--
Quinchia Quinchía12.33,318--
Santa Rosa de Cabal Santa Rosa de Cabal13.69,960--
Santuario Santuario14.15,420--

External sources of information on Risaralda

Risaralda on Wikipedia