Tarrazú (canton)

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Tarrazú
Canton
City of San Marcos
City of San Marcos
Coat of arms of Tarrazú
Coat of arms
Tarrazú canton in San José province
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 | change 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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