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San José is a province o Costa Rica. It is locatit in the central pairt o the kintra, an borders (clockwise beginnin in the north) the provinces o Alajuela, Heredia, Limón, Cartago an Puntarenas. The provincial caipital is San José, that is the naitional caipital an aw. The province covers a aurie o 4,965.9 km².[1] an haes a population o 1,404,242.[2]

San José
Banner o San José
Offeecial seal o San José
San Jose in Costa Rica.svg
Coordinates: 9°36′N 83°57′W / 9.6°N 83.95°W / 9.6; -83.95Coordinates: 9°36′N 83°57′W / 9.6°N 83.95°W / 9.6; -83.95
Kintra Costa Rica
Caipital ceety San José (pop. 1,274,746)
 • Total 4,966 km2 (1,917 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Tot 1,404,242
 • Density 280/km2 (730/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code CR-SJ
Blanco River, coonty o Pérez Zeledón. Maist rivers in the province o San José are shallae, narrae an aften run throu muntainous terrain, makkin thaim impossible tae navigate.
Cerro de la Muerte, sootheast o the province


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  1. Instituto Geográfico Nacional (IGN), 2001,
  2. Resultados Generales Censo 2011 p. 22

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