Belmopan

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Belmopan
Ceety o Belmopan
Belmopan centre
Belmopan centre
Banner o Belmopan
Banner
Eik-name(s): 
The Garden Ceety, 'Pan
Motto(s): 
Ceety o Promise
Belmopan is locatit in Belize
Belmopan
Belmopan
Location o Belmopan in Belize
Coordinates: 17°15′5″N 88°46′1″W / 17.25139°N 88.76694°W / 17.25139; -88.76694Coordinates: 17°15′5″N 88°46′1″W / 17.25139°N 88.76694°W / 17.25139; -88.76694
Kintra Belize
DestrictCayo
ConstituencyBelmopan
FoondationAugust 1, 1970[2]
Govrenment
 • MayorKhalid Belisle (UDP)
Area
 • Total32.78 km2 (12.66 sq mi)
Elevation
76 m (250 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Tot16,451[1]
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central)
Aurie code(s)501 +8
ClimateAm

Belmopan (/ˌbɛlmˈpæn/) is the caipital ceety o Belize.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Population Data – Census 2010". Statistical Institute of Belize. Retrieved 27 February 2014.
  2. "Eulogy to Rt. Hon. George Price by Mr. John Waight (information about Belmopan's foundation is in the second page)" (PDF).