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Lempira, Honduras

Lempira is one of 18 primary administrative regions in Honduras with a population of approximately 277,910 people.

Facts and figures on Lempira at a glance

Region name: Lempira (Departamento de Lempira)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 277,910 people
Country: Honduras
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of Lempira (Departamento de Lempira) is located in the regional capital Gracias (Gracias) with a population of 7,909 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Lempira's regional capital Gracias to Honduras's capital Tegucigalpa (Tegucigalpa) is approximately 159 km (99 mi).

Facts and figures about Lempira
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Lempira Departamento de Lempira277,910 peopleGracias Gracias7,909 people

Compare with other regions in Honduras.

Map of Lempira

Map of Lempira

Information on Lempira

Information on Lempira
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Lempira Departamento de LempiraGracias Gracias28HondurasNorth America

Time in Lempira

Time in Lempira
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 4 Dec 2022 - 11:43pmNoSun, 4 Dec 2022 - 11:43pmUTC -6.0America/Tegucigalpa

Geographic coordinates of Lempira

Latitude & Longitude of Lempira
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map14°30'00.0"N (14.5000000°)88°34'60.0"W (-88.5833300°)

Subregions in Lempira

There are 28 administrative subregions in Lempira.
Subregions in Lempira
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Belen Belén1.4,344--
Candelaria Candelaria2.5,992--
Cololaca Cololaca3.5,401--
Erandique Erandique4.11,426--
Gracias Gracias5.31,422--
Gualcince Gualcince6.9,308--
Guarita Guarita7.7,769--
La Campa La Campa8.4,139--
La Iguala La Iguala9.17,618--
La Union La Unión10.9,565--
La Virtud La Virtud11.5,978--
Las Flores Las Flores12.7,335--
Lepaera Lepaera13.28,448--
Mapulaca Mapulaca14.3,772--
Piraera Piraera15.11,145--
San Andres San Andrés16.10,224--
San Francisco San Francisco17.7,895--
San Juan Guarita San Juan Guarita18.2,771--
San Manuel de Colohete San Manuel de Colohete19.10,655--
San Marcos de Caiquin San Marcos de Caiquin20.4,040--
San Rafael San Rafael21.10,222--
San Sebastian San Sebastián22.7,835--
Santa Cruz Santa Cruz23.4,815--
Talgua Talgua24.8,200--
Tambla Tambla25.2,257--
Tomala Tomalá26.5,176--
Valladolid Valladolid27.3,553--
Virginia Virginia28.2,666--

External sources of information on Lempira

Lempira on Wikipedia