Costa Rica Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers

Costa Rica Statistics and Facts

Costa Rica Statistics and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Costa Rica statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Costa Rica Statistics and Facts

Time zone Offset
Central Standard Time UTC -6
  • Population: 4.965 million (2018)
  • National Languages: Spanish
  • Capital Cities: San Jose
  • Largest City: San Jose
  • List of Major Cities in Costa Rica: 
    • San Jose
    • Puerto Limón
    • Alajuela
    • Heredia
    • Cinco Esquinas
    • Desamparados
    • Liberia
    • Puntarenas
    • San Vicente
    • Barranca