Colón District, Panama

Colón District
—  District  —
Colón District is located in Panama
Colón District
Location of the district capital in Panama
Coordinates: 9°20′N 79°54′W / 9.333°N 79.9°W / 9.333; -79.9Coordinates: 9°20′N 79°54′W / 9.333°N 79.9°W / 9.333; -79.9
Country  Panama
Province Colón Province
Capital Colón City
 - Total 581.1 sq mi (1,505 km2)
Population (2000)
 - Total 174,059
Time zone ETZ (UTC-5)

Colón District is a district (distrito) of Colón Province in Panama. The population according to the 2000 census was 174,059.[1]The district covers a total area of 1505 km². The capital lies at the city of Colón City.[1]

Administrative divisions

The district is divided administratively into the following corregimientos:

Colón City (capital). Corregimientos include Barrio Norte, Barrio Sur, Buena Vista, Cativá, Ciricito, Sabanitas, Salamanca, Limón, Nueva Providencia, Puerto Pilón, Cristóbal, Escobal, San Juan and Santa Rosa.


  1. ^ a b "Districts of Panama". Statoids. Retrieved April 10, 2009. 

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