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Costa Rica has been an independent country for the whole twentieth century. There have been minor territorial transfers, but the names and capitals of its provinces country has 81 cantons. 

A canton is a territorial subdivision of a country, e.g., region or state. The word is derived from the Latin canto "section of a country."

Cantons are generally relatively small in terms of area and population when compared to areas such as counties, departments or provinces.A province is a territorial unit, almost always a country subdivision.

    1. Alajuela (Northern Central)
    2. Cartago (Central Valley)
    3. Guanacaste (North Pacific)
    4. Heredia (Northern Mountain)
    5. Limon (Caribbean Coast)
    6. North Puntarenas (Central Pacific & Nicoya Peninsula)
    7. San Jose (San Jose & Central Highlands)

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