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Arauca, Colombia

Arauca is one of 33 primary administrative regions in Colombia with a population of approximately 232,118 people.

Facts and figures on Arauca at a glance

Region name: Arauca (Departamento de Arauca)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 232,118 people
Country: Colombia
Continent: South America

The regional headquarters of Arauca (Departamento de Arauca) is located in the regional capital Arauca (Arauca) with a population of 69,264 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Arauca's regional capital Arauca to Colombia's capital Bogota (Bogotá) is approximately 459 km (285 mi).

Facts and figures about Arauca
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Arauca Departamento de Arauca232,118 peopleArauca Arauca69,264 people

Compare with other regions in Colombia.

Map of Arauca

Map of Arauca

Information on Arauca

Information on Arauca
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Arauca Departamento de AraucaArauca Arauca7ColombiaSouth America

Time in Arauca

Time in Arauca
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 4:58pmNoThu, 21 Oct 2021 - 4:58pmUTC -5.0America/Bogota

Geographic coordinates of Arauca

Latitude & Longitude of Arauca
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map6°40'00.0"N (6.6666700°)71°00'00.0"W (-71.0000000°)

Subregions in Arauca

There are 7 administrative subregions in Arauca.
Subregions in Arauca
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Arauca Arauca1.75,557--
Arauquita Arauquita2.36,745--
Cravo Norte Cravo Norte3.3,661--
Fortul Fortul4.21,851--
Puerto Rondon Puerto Rondón5.3,962--
Saravena Saravena6.42,766--
Tame Tame7.47,576--

External sources of information on Arauca

Arauca on Wikipedia