Miranda (state)

Location within Venezuela

Estado Miranda is one of the 23 states of Venezuela. The state capital is Los Teques.[1][2]

Miranda State covers a total surface area of 7,950 km². It is the second largest state in population after Zulia Venezuela, approximately 3,028,965 (2011).

Administrative divisions

Municipalities and municipal seats

Municipalities in Miranda
Dawn at Puerto Encantado, Higuerote.
La Llovizna Falls, Guatire

Miranda state is sub-divided into 21 municipalities,.[2] given below with their areas, populations and administrative seats:

Municipality Area
(km2)
Population
(Census 2001)
Seat
1. Acevedo 1,879 70,282 Caucagua
2. Andrés Bello 114 20,119 San José de Barlovento
3. Baruta 86 260,853 Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Baruta
4. Brión 531 45,346 Higuerote
5. Buroz 198 20,009 Mamporal
6. Carrizal 32 41,103 Carrizal
7. Chacao 13 64,629 Chacao
8. Cristóbal Rojas 120 77,257 Charallave
9. El Hatillo 81 54,225 El Hatillo
10. Guaicaipuro 661 222,768 Los Teques
11. Independencia 284 126,999 Santa Teresa del Tuy
12. Lander 478 108,970 Ocumare del Tuy
13. Los Salias 51 60,723 San Antonio de los Altos
14. Páez 963 30,812 Río Chico
15. Paz Castillo 408 83,976 Santa Lucía
16. Pedro Gual 925 17,928 Cúpira
17. Plaza 180 188,135 Guarenas
18. Simón Bolívar 131 31,944 San Francisco de Yare
19. Sucre 164 546,766 Petare
20. Urdaneta 273 105,606 Cúa
21. Zamora 378 152,422 Guatire

Other important towns

  • Aragüita
  • Araira
  • Capaya
  • Cartanal
  • Cumbo
  • Curiepe
  • El Café
  • El Clavo
  • El Guapo
  • La Democracia
  • Laguna de Tacarigua
  • Las Brisas
  • Machurucuto
  • Marizapa
  • Minas de Baruta
  • Nueva Cúa
  • Panaquire
  • Paparo
  • Paracotos
  • San Antonio de Yare
  • San José de Río Chico
  • San Pedro de los Altos
  • Tacarigua de Mamporal
  • Tácata
  • Tapipa
Other Languages
aragonés: Estato Miranda
Bân-lâm-gú: Miranda
беларуская: Міранда (штат)
български: Миранда (щат)
brezhoneg: Miranda (stad)
dansk: Miranda
español: Estado Miranda
français: État de Miranda
한국어: 미란다 주
italiano: Miranda (stato)
kernowek: Miranda (stat)
Ladino: Miranda
Bahasa Melayu: Miranda (wilayah)
Nederlands: Miranda (staat)
日本語: ミランダ州
norsk nynorsk: Miranda i Venezuela
português: Miranda (estado)
română: Miranda (stat)
Runa Simi: Miranda suyu
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Miranda (savezna država)
Tiếng Việt: Miranda (bang)
中文: 米兰达州