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Regions in Honduras

Honduras is made up of 18 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Honduras. Information on all primary administrative regions in Honduras.

Please note that unfortunately population data are not available for all regions in Honduras.

Please click on a region name for more information on this region.

You can sort the regions in Honduras alphabeticallyby population by capitals of the regionsby capitals population

Primary administrative regions in Honduras

There are 18 regions in Honduras in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Honduras
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Atlantida Departamento de Atlántida1.11,370La Ceiba La Ceiba130,218
Bay Islands Departamento de Islas de la Bahía2.-Coxen Hole Coxen Hole7,514
Choluteca Departamento de Choluteca3.420,350Ciudad Choluteca Ciudad Choluteca75,872
Colon Departamento de Colón4.-Trujillo Trujillo9,646
Comayagua Departamento de Comayagua5.390,643Comayagua Comayagua58,784
Copan Departamento de Copán6.-Santa Rosa de Copan Santa Rosa de Copán27,753
Cortes Departamento de Cortés7.1,202,510San Pedro Sula San Pedro Sula489,466
El Paraiso Departamento de El Paraíso8.383,565Yuscaran Yuscarán2,371
Francisco Morazan Departamento de Francisco Morazán9.1,680,700Tegucigalpa Tegucigalpa850,848
Gracias a Dios Departamento de Gracias a Dios10.76,278Puerto Lempira Puerto Lempira4,856
Intibuca Departamento de Intibucá11.232,509La Esperanza La Esperanza5,318
La Paz Departamento de La Paz12.173,731La Paz La Paz17,555
Lempira Departamento de Lempira13.277,910Gracias Gracias7,909
Ocotepeque Departamento de Ocotepeque14.118,558Nueva Ocotepeque Nueva Ocotepeque8,780
Olancho Departamento de Olancho15.458,365Juticalpa Juticalpa33,686
Santa Barbara Departamento de Santa Bárbara16.368,298Santa Barbara Santa Bárbara15,119
Valle Departamento de Valle17.160,346Nacaome Nacaome13,929
Yoro Departamento de Yoro18.503,886Yoro Yoro15,774