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Esmeraldas
—  Province  —
Province of Esmeraldas

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Country Ecuador
Established
Capital Esmeraldas, Ecuador
Cantons List of Cantons
Government
 - Provincial Prefect

Esmeraldas is a province in northwestern Ecuador. The capital is Esmeraldas.

The province is home to the Afro-Ecuadorian culture.

Contents

Cantons

The province is divided into 8 cantons. The following table lists each with its population as of the 2001 census, its area in square kilometres (km²), and the name of the canton seat or capital.[1]

Canton Pop. (2001) Area (km²) Seat/Capital
Atacames 30,267 511 Atacames
Eloy Alfaro 33,403 4,302 Valdez
Esmeraldas 157,792 1,351 Esmeraldas
La Concordia     La Concordia
Muisne 25,080 1,265 Muisne
Quinindé 88,337 3,855 Rosa Zárate (a.k.a. Quinindé)
Río Verde 22,164 1,506 Rioverde
San Lorenzo 28,180 3,106 San Lorenzo

Parroquia (City)

The cantons are divided into many parroquia's:

In Muisne:

  1. Bellavista
  2. Daule
  3. Maldonado
  4. Muisne
  5. Pedro Carlo
  6. Tola
  7. Union of Daule

See also

References

  1. ^ Cantons of Ecuador. Statoids.com. Retrieved 4 November 2009.

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