Geopolitical map of Colombia

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CapitalPopulationArea
Bogota 47,790,000 1,138,910
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
CO +57 15:23:34 America/Bogota
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Some data about Colombia

Colombia is a country of 47,790,000 inhabitants, with an area of ​1,138,910 km2, its capital is Bogota and its time zone is "America/Bogota". Its ISO code is "CO" in 2 positions and "COL" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Colombia, you must dial your telephone code, which is 57. The currency used in Colombia is the "Peso" (COP).

The administrative subdivision of Colombia (administrative division) is made up of 32 Departamentos (level 1), 1 Distrito Capital (level 1), 4 Regiones (level 2), 35 Subregiones (level 2), 6 Distritos (level 2), 47 Provincias (level 2) and 1122 Municipios (level 3). Colombia has 40 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 4 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Colombia with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Colombia to access a zoom level and finer details.

Colombia shares borders with Brazil, Ecuador, Panama, Peru and Venezuela.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Colombia

Number of cities by importance (population) in Colombia. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
40 26 7 4
49.8 % 45.8 % 32.8 % 28.1 %
  • The 40 most important cities represent 49.8% of the entire population
  • The 26 most important cities represent 45.8% of the entire population
  • The 7 most important cities represent 32.8% of the entire population
  • The 4 most important cities represent 28.1% of the entire population

Administrative division of Colombia

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
32 Departamentos1
1 Distrito Capital1
4 Regiones2
35 Subregiones2
6 Distritos2
47 Provincias2
1122 Municipios3

List of first-order administrative division in Colombia

  • Amazonas
  • Departamento de Antioquia
  • Departamento de Arauca
  • Departamento del Atlántico
  • Distrito Capital de Bogotá
  • Departamento de Bolívar
  • Departamento de Boyacá
  • Departamento de Caldas
  • Departamento del Caquetá
  • Departamento de Casanare
  • Departamento del Cauca
  • Departamento del Cesar
  • Departamento del Chocó
  • Departamento de Córdoba
  • Departamento de Cundinamarca
  • Departamento del Guainía
  • Departamento del Guaviare
  • Departamento del Huila
  • Departamento de La Guajira
  • Departamento del Magdalena
  • Departamento del Meta
  • Departamento de Nariño
  • Departamento de Norte de Santander
  • Departamento del Putumayo
  • Quindío Department
  • Departamento de Risaralda
  • Providencia y Santa Catalina, Departamento de Archipiélago de San Andrés
  • Departamento de Santander
  • Departamento de Sucre
  • Departamento de Tolima
  • Departamento del Valle del Cauca
  • Departamento del Vaupés
  • Departamento del Vichada

List of major cities of Colombia

  • Bogotá7 674 366 inhabitants
  • Cali2 392 877 inhabitants
  • Medellín1 999 979 inhabitants
  • Barranquilla1 380 425 inhabitants
  • Cartagena952 024 inhabitants
  • Cúcuta721 398 inhabitants
  • Bucaramanga571 820 inhabitants
  • Pereira440 118 inhabitants
  • Santa Marta431 781 inhabitants
  • Ibagué421 685 inhabitants
  • Bello392 939 inhabitants
  • Pasto382 236 inhabitants
  • Manizales357 814 inhabitants
  • Neiva352 855 inhabitants
  • Soledad342 556 inhabitants
  • Villavicencio321 717 inhabitants
  • Armenia315 328 inhabitants
  • Soacha313 945 inhabitants
  • Valledupar308 237 inhabitants
  • Itagüí281 853 inhabitants
  • Montería272 420 inhabitants
  • Sincelejo261 187 inhabitants
  • Popayán258 653 inhabitants
  • Floridablanca252 267 inhabitants
  • Palmira247 986 inhabitants
  • Buenaventura240 387 inhabitants
  • Barrancabermeja191 403 inhabitants
  • Dos Quebradas179 583 inhabitants
  • Tuluá165 501 inhabitants
  • Envigado163 007 inhabitants
  • Cartago134 827 inhabitants
  • Maicao130 348 inhabitants
  • Florencia130 337 inhabitants
  • Girardot City130 289 inhabitants
  • Sogamoso126 551 inhabitants
  • Buga118 004 inhabitants
  • Tunja117 479 inhabitants
  • Girón108 466 inhabitants
  • Malambo101 534 inhabitants
  • Magangué100 313 inhabitants