Espaillat Province


Espaillat Province

Infobox Province Dominican Republic
Name = Espaillat


coat-of-arms = COA Of Espaillat.jpg
demonym = Mocano



established_date = 1885
Capital = Moca
capital_population = 274,810
capital_coor = 19_23_N_70_31_W_ 19° 23′ S 70° 31′ O
largest city = Moca
largest city population = 274,810
Area = 838.62
area_rank = 27
area_percentage = 1.7
Population = 475,719
population_rank = 8
population_date = 2008
population_percentage = 2.6
governor = Martín A. Camacho
Density = 268.4
ISO = 09
deputies = 5
municipalities = 4
districts = 10
website =

Espaillat is a province of the Dominican Republic. It is named for Ulises Francisco Espaillat (1823-1878), the 19th-century author who was briefly President of the Republic in 1876.

Municipalities and municipal districts

The province as of June 20 2006 is divided into the following municipalities ("municipios") and municipal districts ("distrito municipal" - D.M.) within them: [cite web |url=http://www.one.gob.do/index.php?option=com_docman&task=cat_view&gid=113|title=Listado de Codigos de Provincias, Municipio y Distritos Municipales, Actualizada a Junio 20 del 2006|author=Oficina Nacional de Estadistica, Departamento de Cartografia, Division de Limites y Linderos|language=Spanish|accessdate=2007-01-24]
*Cayetano Germosen
*Gaspar Hernández
**Joba Arriba (D.M.)
**Veragua (D.M.)
**Villa Magante (D.M.)
*Jamao al Norte
*Moca
**Canca La Reina (D.M.)
**El Higüerito (D.M.)
**José Contreras (D.M.)
**Juan López (D.M.)
**La Ortega (D.M.)
**Las Lagunas (D.M.)
**Monte de La Jagua (D.M.)
**San Víctor (D.M.)Multicol-end

The following is a sortable table of the municipalities and municipal districts with population figures as of the 2008 census. Urban population are those living in the seats ("cabeceras" literally heads) of municipalities or of municipal districts. Rural population are those living in the districts ("Secciones" literally sections) and neighborhoods ("Parajes" literally places) outside of them. [cite web |url=http://one.gob.do/censo/volumen_I_pdf.zip
format = PDF|title=VIII Censo 2002 Poplación y Vivienda|author=Oficina Nacional de Estadística|language=Spanish|accessdate=2007-01-24
]

For comparison with the municipalities and municipal districts of other provinces see the list of municipalities and municipal districts of the Dominican Republic.

References

External links

* [http://www.one.gob.do/ Oficina Nacional de Estadística, Statistics Portal of the Dominican Republic]
* [http://www.one.gob.do/index.php?option=com_docman&task=cat_view&gid=114 Oficina Nacional de Estadística, Maps with administrative division of the provinces of the Dominican Republic] , downloadable in PDF format


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