Tarrazú (canton)

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Tarrazú
Canton
City of San Marcos

Coat of arms
Tarrazú canton in San José province
Coordinates: 9°36′14″N 84°04′00″W / 9.60389°N 84.0666667°W / 9.60389; -84.0666667Coordinates: 9°36′14″N 84°04′00″W / 9.60389°N 84.0666667°W / 9.60389; -84.0666667
Country Flag of Costa Rica.svg Costa Rica
Province Bandera de la Provincia de San José.svg San José
Established August 7, 1868
Capital San Marcos
Districts
Government
 • Mayor[2] Iván Suárez Sandí (PLN)
2010-2016[1] (Partido Liberación Nacional)
Area
 • Total 297,5 km2 (1,149 sq mi)
Time zone Central Time Zone (UTC-6)

Tarrazú is the name of the 5th canton of San José Province in Costa Rica. The canton has an area of 297.50 km².[3]

Districts[change | edit source]

The canton of Tarrazú is divided in three districts (distritos):[4]

  1. San Marcos
  2. San Lorenzo
  3. San Carlos


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