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Places in Ecuador

Find information on almost all places in Ecuador. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Ecuador or information on cities and places in Ecuador, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Ecuador at a glance

Ecuador is a sovereign country on the continent of South America. Ecuador covers a total area of 283,560.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 14,790,608 people.

The capital of Ecuador is Quito (Quito) with a population of 1,399,814 people.

Facts and figures about Ecuador
EcuadorEC283,560.0 km214,790,608 people52.2

Population density in Ecuador
Population density
52.2 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Ecuador
Ecuador: Very low population density

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Map of Ecuador

Map of Ecuador

Hotels in Ecuador

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Information on Ecuador

Information on Ecuador
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
EcuadorRepublic of EcuadorECSovereign country24 Quito QuitoSouth America

Time in Ecuador

Time in Ecuador
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 31 Jan 2023 - 5:56amNoTue, 31 Jan 2023 - 5:56amUTC -5.0America/Guayaquil

Currency in Ecuador

Currency in Ecuador

Languages in Ecuador

Languages in Ecuador

Neighbouring countries of Ecuador

Neighbouring countries of Ecuador
Neighbouring countries
Colombia, Peru

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Telecommunication in Ecuador

Telecommunication in Ecuador
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)

Latitude & Longitude of Ecuador

Latitude & Longitude of Ecuador
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map1°15'00.0"S (-1.2500000°)78°15'00.0"W (-78.2500000°)

Regions in Ecuador

Regions in Ecuador
There are 24 primary administrative regions in Ecuador. Have a closer look at the regions in Ecuador.

Largest places in Ecuador

There are 15 places in Ecuador with a population of more than 100,000 people.
Largest places in Ecuador
Guayaquil Guayaquil1.1,952,029
Quito Quito2.1,399,814
Cuenca Cuenca3.276,964
Santo Domingo de los Colorados Santo Domingo de los Colorados4.200,421
Machala Machala5.198,123
Manta Manta6.183,166
Portoviejo Portoviejo7.170,326
Eloy Alfaro Eloy Alfaro8.167,784
Esmeraldas Esmeraldas9.165,216
Ambato Ambato10.154,369
Tutamandahostel Tutamandahostel11.140,000
Ibarra Ibarra12.132,977
Riobamba Riobamba13.124,478
Quevedo Quevedo14.119,436
Loja Loja15.117,796

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External sources of information on Ecuador

Ecuador on Wikipedia

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Search places in Ecuador by first letter

If you prefer you can search any place in Ecuador by first letter. Just click on the respective first letter in the index of places in Ecuador. All places in Ecuador starting with this letter will be listed. Also sometimes the full name of a certain place maybe unknown. Then this search option may also be usefull for searching such places in Ecuador.

Follow the hierarchy in Ecuador

You can click your way through the hierarchy starting from the continent South America, over a region in Ecuador to a certain place or city in Ecuador, as all places and cities in Ecuador are linked hierarchically to each other. The actual hierarchy is always displayed in the breadcrumb navigation, so you can always see exactly where you are.