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Meta, Colombia

Meta is one of 33 primary administrative regions in Colombia with a population of approximately 783,168 people.

Facts and figures on Meta at a glance

Region name: Meta (Departamento del Meta)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 783,168 people
Country: Colombia
Continent: South America

The regional headquarters of Meta (Departamento del Meta) is located in the regional capital Villavicencio (Villavicencio) with a population of 321,717 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Meta's regional capital Villavicencio to Colombia's capital Bogota (Bogotá) is approximately 72 km (45 mi).

Facts and figures about Meta
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Meta Departamento del Meta783,168 peopleVillavicencio Villavicencio321,717 people

Compare with other regions in Colombia.

Map of Meta

Map of Meta

Information on Meta

Information on Meta
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Meta Departamento del MetaVillavicencio Villavicencio29ColombiaSouth America

Time in Meta

Time in Meta
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 4:17pmNoThu, 21 Oct 2021 - 4:17pmUTC -5.0America/Bogota

Geographic coordinates of Meta

Latitude & Longitude of Meta
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map3°30'00.0"N (3.5000000°)73°00'00.0"W (-73.0000000°)

Subregions in Meta

There are 29 administrative subregions in Meta.
Subregions in Meta
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Acacias Acacías1.54,219--
Barranca de Upia Barranca de Upía2.3,197--
Cabuyaro Cabuyaro3.3,660--
Castilla la Nueva Castilla la Nueva4.7,067--
Cubarral Cubarral5.5,152--
Cumaral Cumaral6.16,575--
El Calvario El Calvario7.2,288--
El Castillo El Castillo8.6,875--
El Dorado El Dorado9.3,291--
Fuente de Oro Fuente de Oro10.11,072--
Granada Granada11.50,172--
Guamal Guamal12.8,897--
La Macarena La Macarena13.24,164--
Lejanias Lejanías14.9,558--
Mapiripan Mapiripán15.13,230--
Mesetas Mesetas16.10,695--
Puerto Concordia Puerto Concordia17.15,964--
Puerto Gaitan Puerto Gaitán18.17,306--
Puerto Lleras Puerto Lleras19.10,666--
Puerto Lopez Puerto López20.28,790--
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico21.17,368--
Restrepo Restrepo22.10,178--
San Carlos de Guaroa San Carlos de Guaroa23.6,602--
San Juan de Arama San Juan de Arama24.9,218--
San Juanito San Juanito25.1,864--
San Martin San Martín26.21,350--
Uribe Uribe27.12,480--
Villavicencio Villavicencio28.380,222Villavicencio Villavicencio321,717
Vistahermosa Vistahermosa29.21,048--

External sources of information on Meta

Meta on Wikipedia