Costa Rica: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 8.27627 / longitude: -84.88914

General information


In this country a Big Mac is worth 2650.00₡ (around $3.91 USD). It is ranked 76# in the world with a GDP of $64,282,438,666 USD in 2021. The currency ISO code is CRC and the currency symbol is ₡.


Interesting food you need to try here: Gallo pinto. There are UNESCO listed sites: Cocos Island National Park, Area de Conservación Guanacaste, Precolumbian Chiefdom Settlements with Stone Spheres of the Diquís.


This country represents 0.066% of the world's population with about 4,890,379 individuals.


San José is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Nicaragua, Panama. 51,100 km² make up the entire country, they use a postcode system and the key cities are: San José, Alajuela, Quesada, Liberia, San Pedro. Here are the different languages spoken in the country: Spanish.


This country offers several reputable universities like University of Costa Rica.

Good to know

The country's ISO code is CR, the domain name ".cr" is used by the country's websites, phone numbers start with +506 Check out for more information about this nation.


ISO code CR
Capital San José
Population 4,890,379
World percentage 0.066%
Main cities
Spoken languages Spanish
GDP (2021) $64,282,438,666
GDP position #76
Big Mac local price 2650.00₡
Big Mac USD price $3.91
Currency code CRC
Currency symbol
National dish Gallo pinto
TLD .cr
Phone prefix +506