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Cortes, Honduras

Cortes is one of 18 primary administrative regions in Honduras with a population of approximately 1,202,510 people.

Facts and figures on Cortes at a glance

Region name: Cortes (Departamento de Cortés)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,202,510 people
Country: Honduras
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of Cortes (Departamento de Cortés) is located in the regional capital San Pedro Sula (San Pedro Sula) with a population of 489,466 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Cortes's regional capital San Pedro Sula to Honduras's capital Tegucigalpa (Tegucigalpa) is approximately 181 km (112 mi).

Facts and figures about Cortes
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Cortes Departamento de Cortés1,202,510 peopleSan Pedro Sula San Pedro Sula489,466 people

Compare with other regions in Honduras.

Map of Cortes

Map of Cortes

Information on Cortes

Information on Cortes
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Cortes Departamento de CortésSan Pedro Sula San Pedro Sula12HondurasNorth America

Time in Cortes

Time in Cortes
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 4 Dec 2022 - 10:05pmNoSun, 4 Dec 2022 - 10:05pmUTC -6.0America/Tegucigalpa

Geographic coordinates of Cortes

Latitude & Longitude of Cortes
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map15°25'00.0"N (15.4166700°)88°00'00.0"W (-88.0000000°)

Subregions in Cortes

There are 12 administrative subregions in Cortes.
Subregions in Cortes
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Choloma Choloma1.151,999--
La Lima La Lima2.53,594--
Omoa Omoa3.30,148--
Pimienta Pimienta4.12,461--
Potrerillos Potrerillos5.17,728--
Puerto Cortes Puerto Cortés6.90,161--
San Antonio de Cortes San Antonio de Cortés7.19,158--
San Francisco de Yojoa San Francisco de Yojoa8.13,968--
San Manuel San Manuel9.30,740--
San Pedro Sula San Pedro Sula10.515,458--
Santa Cruz de Yojoa Santa Cruz de Yojoa11.61,461--
Villanueva Villanueva12.80,662--

External sources of information on Cortes

Cortes on Wikipedia