Caracas

Caracas
City
Santiago de León de Caracas
Nickname(s): La Sultana del Ávila (The Avila's Sultana)
La Sucursal del Cielo (Heaven's Branch on Earth)
CountryVenezuela
StateVenezuelan Capital District
Miranda
MunicipalityLibertador
Founded25 July 1567
Founded byDiego de Losada
MetropolitanMunicipalities: Libertador, Chacao, Baruta, Sucre, El Hatillo
Government
 • TypeMayor-council
 • BodyAlcaldía Metropolitana de Caracas
 • MayorAntonio Ledezma (ABP)
Area
 • Metro1,930 km2 (750 sq mi)
Elevation900 m (3,000 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Density1,431.5/km2 (3,708/sq mi)
 • Metro5,196,514
Demonym(s)caraqueño (m), caraqueña (f)
Time zoneVST (UTC-04:30)
 • Summer (DST)not observed (UTC-04:30)

Caracas is the capital city of Venezuela. Santiago de Leòn de Losada founded the city in 1567. It is where Simon Bolivar was born. The city has nearly 6 million people, who live in the metropolitan area. Caracas is the center of the economical activity of the country and also hosts the main government offices of Venezuela.

Sports

All the best teams of the sports done in Venezuela are concentrated in the metropolitan area of Caracas. Between those teams we have:

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Caracas
Alemannisch: Caracas
አማርኛ: ካራካስ
Аҧсшәа: Каракас
العربية: كاراكاس
aragonés: Caracas
armãneashti: Caracas
asturianu: Caraques
Avañe'ẽ: Caracas
Aymar aru: Caracas
azərbaycanca: Karakas
বাংলা: কারাকাস
Bân-lâm-gú: Caracas
беларуская: Каракас
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Каракас
Bikol Central: Caracas
Bislama: Caracas
български: Каракас
བོད་ཡིག: ཁ་ར་ཁ་སི
bosanski: Caracas
brezhoneg: Caracas
català: Caracas
Cebuano: Caracas
čeština: Caracas
Chavacano de Zamboanga: Ciudad de Caracas
chiShona: Caracas
corsu: Caracas
Cymraeg: Caracas
dansk: Caracas
Deutsch: Caracas
eesti: Caracas
Ελληνικά: Καράκας
English: Caracas
español: Caracas
Esperanto: Karakaso
euskara: Caracas
فارسی: کاراکاس
Fiji Hindi: Caracas
français: Caracas
Frysk: Karakas
Gaeilge: Caracas
Gàidhlig: Caracas
galego: Caracas
ગુજરાતી: કારાકાસ
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Caracas
한국어: 카라카스
Hausa: Karakas
Հայերեն: Կարակաս
हिन्दी: काराकास
hornjoserbsce: Caracas
hrvatski: Caracas
Ido: Caracas
Ilokano: Caracas
Bahasa Indonesia: Caracas
interlingua: Caracas
Interlingue: Caracas
Ирон: Каракас
íslenska: Karakas
italiano: Caracas
עברית: קראקס
Basa Jawa: Caracas
kalaallisut: Caracas
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಕರಾಕಸ್
ქართული: კარაკასი
Kinyarwanda: Caracas
Kirundi: Caracas
Kiswahili: Caracas
Kreyòl ayisyen: Karakas
kurdî: Caracas
Кыргызча: Каракас
Ladino: Caracas
لۊری شومالی: کاراکاس
Latina: Caracae
latviešu: Karakasa
Lëtzebuergesch: Caracas
lietuvių: Karakasas
Ligure: Caracas
Livvinkarjala: Karakas
lumbaart: Caracas
magyar: Caracas
македонски: Каракас
മലയാളം: കാരക്കാസ്
मराठी: काराकास
Bahasa Melayu: Caracas
Baso Minangkabau: Caracas
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Caracas
Mirandés: Caracas
монгол: Каракас
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ကရာကက်စ်မြို့
Dorerin Naoero: Caracas
Na Vosa Vakaviti: Caracas
Nederlands: Caracas
日本語: カラカス
нохчийн: Каракас
norsk: Caracas
norsk nynorsk: Caracas
Novial: Karakas
occitan: Caracas
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: କାରାକାସ
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Karakas
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਕਾਰਾਕਾਸ
Pangasinan: Caracas
پنجابی: کراکس
Papiamentu: Caracas
Piemontèis: Caracas
polski: Caracas
português: Caracas
Qaraqalpaqsha: Karakas
reo tahiti: Caracas
română: Caracas
Romani: Caracas
rumantsch: Caracas
Runa Simi: Karakas
русский: Каракас
Sängö: Caracas
sardu: Caracas
Scots: Caracas
Seeltersk: Caracas
shqip: Karakas
sicilianu: Caracas
slovenčina: Caracas
slovenščina: Caracas
ślůnski: Caracas
српски / srpski: Каракас
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Caracas
suomi: Caracas
svenska: Caracas
Tagalog: Caracas
தமிழ்: கரகஸ்
Taqbaylit: Caracas
татарча/tatarça: Каракас
tetun: Karakas
Tsetsêhestâhese: Caracas
Türkçe: Caracas
українська: Каракас
اردو: کاراکاس
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: Karakas
Vahcuengh: Caracas
vèneto: Caracas
vepsän kel’: Karakas
Tiếng Việt: Caracas
Volapük: Caracas
Winaray: Caracas
Wolof: Caracas
吴语: 加拉加斯
ייִדיש: קאראקאס
Yorùbá: Caracas
粵語: 卡拉卡斯
Zazaki: Karakas
中文: 卡拉卡斯
Lingua Franca Nova: Caracas