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Madriz, Nicaragua

Madriz is one of 17 primary administrative regions in Nicaragua with a population of approximately 133,300 people.

Facts and figures on Madriz at a glance

Region name: Madriz (Departamento de Madriz)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 133,300 people
Country: Nicaragua
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of Madriz (Departamento de Madriz) is located in the regional capital Somoto (Somoto) with a population of 20,316 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Madriz's regional capital Somoto to Nicaragua's capital Managua (Managua) is approximately 154 km (95 mi).

Facts and figures about Madriz
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Madriz Departamento de Madriz133,300 peopleSomoto Somoto20,316 people

Compare with other regions in Nicaragua.

Map of Madriz

Map of Madriz

Information on Madriz

Information on Madriz
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Madriz Departamento de MadrizSomoto Somoto9NicaraguaNorth America

Time in Madriz

Time in Madriz
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 1 Apr 2023 - 5:40amNoSat, 1 Apr 2023 - 5:40amUTC -6.0America/Managua

Geographic coordinates of Madriz

Latitude & Longitude of Madriz
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map13°30'00.0"N (13.5000000°)86°25'00.0"W (-86.4166700°)

Subregions in Madriz

There are 9 administrative subregions in Madriz.
Subregions in Madriz
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Municipio de Las Sabanas Municipio de Las Sabanas1.---
Municipio de Palacagueina Municipio de Palacagüina2.---
Municipio de San Jose de Cusmapa Municipio de San José de Cusmapa3.---
Municipio de San Juan del Rio Coco Municipio de San Juan del Río Coco4.---
Municipio de San Lucas Municipio de San Lucas5.---
Municipio de Somoto Municipio de Somoto6.---
Municipio de Telpaneca Municipio de Telpaneca7.---
Municipio de Totogalpa Municipio de Totogalpa8.---
Municipio de Yalagueina Municipio de Yalagüina9.---

External sources of information on Madriz

Madriz on Wikipedia