The following Costa Rican maps were produced by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, unless otherwise indicated.

Country Maps

Costa Rica (Political) 1987 (197K)
Costa Rica (Shaded Relief)1987 (295K)
Costa Rica (Small Maps) 2001 (21K)

City Maps

San Jose U.S. Dept. of State 1984 (69K)

Historical Maps

Costa Rica 1861 (792K) "Originalkarte des nordlichen Theiles von Costarica" from Mittheilungen aus Justus Perthes' Geographischer Anstalt uber Wichtige Neue Erforschungen auf dem Gesammtgebiete der Geographie von Dr. A. Petermann. Volume 7, 1861.

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