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Choco, Colombia

Choco is one of 33 primary administrative regions in Colombia with a population of approximately 454,030 people.

Facts and figures on Choco at a glance

Region name: Choco (Departamento del Chocó)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 454,030 people
Country: Colombia
Continent: South America

The regional headquarters of Choco (Departamento del Chocó) is located in the regional capital Quibdo (Quibdó) with a population of 75,104 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Choco's regional capital Quibdo to Colombia's capital Bogota (Bogotá) is approximately 310 km (193 mi).

Facts and figures about Choco
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Choco Departamento del Chocó454,030 peopleQuibdo Quibdó75,104 people

Compare with other regions in Colombia.

Map of Choco

Map of Choco

Information on Choco

Information on Choco
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Choco Departamento del ChocóQuibdo Quibdó30ColombiaSouth America

Time in Choco

Time in Choco
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 5:22pmNoThu, 21 Oct 2021 - 5:22pmUTC -5.0America/Bogota

Geographic coordinates of Choco

Latitude & Longitude of Choco
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map6°00'00.0"N (6.0000000°)77°00'00.0"W (-77.0000000°)

Subregions in Choco

There are 30 administrative subregions in Choco.
Subregions in Choco
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Acandi Acandí1.10,455--
Alto Baudo Alto Baudo2.28,961--
Atrato Atrato3.7,561--
Bagado Bagadó4.8,454--
Bahia Solano Bahía Solano5.9,094--
Bajo Baudo Bajo Baudó6.16,375--
Bojaya Bojaya7.9,941--
Carmen del Darien Carmen del Darien8.5,111--
Certegui Cértegui9.9,524--
Condoto Condoto10.13,098--
El Canton del San Pablo El Cantón del San Pablo11.6,213--
El Carmen de Atrato El Carmen de Atrato12.11,849--
El Litoral del San Juan El Litoral del San Juan13.12,244--
Istmina Istmina14.23,639--
Jurado Juradó15.3,609--
Lloro Lloró16.10,248--
Medio Atrato Medio Atrato17.21,037--
Medio Baudo Medio Baudó18.11,715--
Medio San Juan Medio San Juan19.13,027--
Novita Nóvita20.7,867--
Nuqui Nuquí21.7,625--
Quibdo Quibdó22.112,886Quibdo Quibdó75,104
Rio Iro Río Iro23.8,084--
Rio Quito2 Río Quito224.7,888--
Riosucio1 Riosucio125.14,323--
San Jose del Palmar San José del Palmar26.5,068--
Sipi Sipí27.3,481--
Tado Tadó28.18,041--
Unguia Unguía29.14,544--
Union Panamericana Unión Panamericana30.8,161--

External sources of information on Choco

Choco on Wikipedia