The information below contains geography information for Bolivia, including climate, weather,
cities, and area information. You can also check out the
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Area: 1.1 million sq. km. (425,000 sq. mi.); about the size of Texas and California combined.
Cities: Capital--La Paz (administrative--pop. 793,290); Sucre (constitutional--215,770). Other major cities--Santa Cruz (1,135,530), Cochabamba (517,020), El Alto (649,960).
Terrain: High plateau (altiplano), temperate and semitropical valleys, and the tropical lowlands.
Climate: Varies with altitude--from humid and tropical to semiarid and cold.