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Masaya, Nicaragua

Masaya is one of 17 primary administrative regions in Nicaragua with a population of approximately 317,500 people.

Facts and figures on Masaya at a glance

Region name: Masaya (Departamento de Masaya)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 317,500 people
Country: Nicaragua
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of Masaya (Departamento de Masaya) is located in the regional capital Masaya (Masaya) with a population of 130,113 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Masaya's regional capital Masaya to Nicaragua's capital Managua (Managua) is approximately 24 km (15 mi).

Facts and figures about Masaya
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Masaya Departamento de Masaya317,500 peopleMasaya Masaya130,113 people

Compare with other regions in Nicaragua.

Map of Masaya

Map of Masaya

Information on Masaya

Information on Masaya
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Masaya Departamento de MasayaMasaya Masaya9NicaraguaNorth America

Time in Masaya

Time in Masaya
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 29 Mar 2023 - 11:31pmNoWed, 29 Mar 2023 - 11:31pmUTC -6.0America/Managua

Geographic coordinates of Masaya

Latitude & Longitude of Masaya
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map12°00'00.0"N (12.0000000°)86°10'00.0"W (-86.1666700°)

Subregions in Masaya

There are 9 administrative subregions in Masaya.
Subregions in Masaya
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Municipio de Catarina Municipio de Catarina1.---
Municipio de La Concepcion Municipio de La Concepción2.---
Municipio de Masatepe Municipio de Masatepe3.31,583--
Municipio de Masaya Municipio de Masaya4.---
Municipio de Nandasmo Municipio de Nandasmo5.10,732--
Municipio de Nindiri Municipio de Nindirí6.---
Municipio de Niquinohomo Municipio de Niquinohomo7.18,847--
Municipio de San Juan de Oriente Municipio de San Juan de Oriente8.3,738--
Municipio de Tisma Municipio de Tisma9.---

External sources of information on Masaya

Masaya on Wikipedia