Cotuí

Cotuí
Municipality
Cotuí is located in Dominican Republic
Cotuí
Cotuí
Coordinates:
Country Dominican Republic
ProvinceSánchez Ramírez
Founded1505
Municipality since
1844
Municipal DistrictsQuita Sueño, Caballero, Comedero Arriba, Platanal
Area[1]
 • Total474.6 km2 (183.2 sq mi)
 • Urban[2]8.99 km2 (3.47 sq mi)
Elevation[3]83 m (272 ft)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total64,133
 • Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)
 • Urban45,135
Demonym(s)Cotuisano (female, cotuisana)
Time zoneAST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST)AST (UTC-4)
Distance:55 km (34 mi) to La Vega
105 km (65 mi) to Santo Domingo

Cotuí is a Dominican city and the head municipality of the Sánchez Ramírez province, in the centre of the country.

Name

Cotuí comes from the word Cotoi, the Taíno name of the region where the old city was founded.[4]

Other Languages
العربية: كوتويي
Bân-lâm-gú: Cotuí
English: Cotuí
español: Cotuí
فارسی: کوتویی
français: Cotuí
한국어: 코투이
italiano: Cotuí
Nederlands: Cotuí
polski: Cotuí
português: Cotuí
اردو: کوتوئی
Winaray: Cotuí
中文: 科圖伊