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Magdalena, Colombia

Magdalena is one of 33 primary administrative regions in Colombia with a population of approximately 1,149,917 people.

Facts and figures on Magdalena at a glance

Region name: Magdalena (Departamento del Magdalena)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,149,917 people
Country: Colombia
Continent: South America

The regional headquarters of Magdalena (Departamento del Magdalena) is located in the regional capital Santa Marta (Santa Marta) with a population of 431,781 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Magdalena's regional capital Santa Marta to Colombia's capital Bogota (Bogotá) is approximately 735 km (457 mi).

Facts and figures about Magdalena
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Magdalena Departamento del Magdalena1,149,917 peopleSanta Marta Santa Marta431,781 people

Compare with other regions in Colombia.

Map of Magdalena

Map of Magdalena

Information on Magdalena

Information on Magdalena
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Magdalena Departamento del MagdalenaSanta Marta Santa Marta30ColombiaSouth America

Time in Magdalena

Time in Magdalena
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 3:09pmNoThu, 21 Oct 2021 - 3:09pmUTC -5.0America/Bogota

Geographic coordinates of Magdalena

Latitude & Longitude of Magdalena
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map10°00'00.0"N (10.0000000°)74°30'00.0"W (-74.5000000°)

Subregions in Magdalena

There are 30 administrative subregions in Magdalena.
Subregions in Magdalena
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Algarrobo Algarrobo1.11,778--
Aracataca Aracataca2.35,520--
Ariguani Ariguaní3.31,047--
Cerro San Antonio Cerro San Antonio4.8,319--
Chibolo Chibolo5.16,447--
Cienaga Ciénaga6.101,985--
Concordia Concordia7.10,244--
El Banco El Banco8.54,855--
El Pinon El Piñon9.17,035--
El Reten El Retén10.18,809--
Fundacion Fundación11.56,986--
Guamal Guamal12.25,508--
Nueva Granada Nueva Granada13.16,134--
Pedraza Pedraza14.8,031--
Pijino del Carmen Pijiño del Carmen15.14,115--
Pivijay Pivijay16.36,018--
Plato Plato17.49,195--
Puebloviejo Puebloviejo18.24,994--
Remolino Remolino19.8,751--
Sabanas de San Angel Sabanas de San Angel20.14,895--
Salamina Salamina21.8,404--
San Sebastian de Buenavista San Sebastián de Buenavista22.17,267--
San Zenon San Zenón23.8,904--
Santa Ana Santa Ana24.23,235--
Santa Barbara de Pinto Santa Bárbara de Pinto25.11,108--
Santa Marta Santa Marta26.415,270--
Sitionuevo Sitionuevo27.26,867--
Tenerife Tenerife28.12,550--
Zapayan Zapayán29.8,642--
Zona Bananera Zona Bananera30.57,004--

External sources of information on Magdalena

Magdalena on Wikipedia