Belize District

Belize District is on the central coastline of , and the location of the country's largest city, . It also encompasses barrier islands in the Caribbean and wildlife sanctuaries just inland.

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is the largest city in . It is on a small peninsula protruding into the Sea. Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small island off the coast of , 1.6 km west of the Barrier Reef. Photo: dronepicr, CC BY 2.0.

is the largest of several hundred islands in the northernmost waters of , . Photo: Serge Melki, CC BY 2.0.

are the ruins of an ancient Maya city in Belize, in the Belize District about 30 miles north of Belize City and about 6 miles west of the shore of the Caribbean. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.


is in is a tiny island off the coast of , less than 10 miles away from . Photo: kentwang, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a settlement located in the nation of .

Belize District

Latitude of center
17.55° or 17° 33' north
Longitude of center
-88.4167° or 88° 25' west
39 feet (12 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: مقاطعة بليز
  • Asturian: Belize
  • Asturian: Distritu de Belize
  • Belarusian: Беліз, акруга
  • Belarusian: Беліз
  • Belarusian: акруга Беліз
  • Bulgarian: Белиз
  • Catalan: Districte de Belize
  • Catalan: districte de Belize
  • Cebuano: Belize District
  • Chinese: Belize Khu
  • Chinese: 伯利兹区
  • Chinese: 伯利茲區
  • Chinese: 貝里斯區
  • Croatian: Belize
  • Danish: Belize
  • Dutch: Belize
  • Dutch: Belize District
  • Finnish: Belize
  • French: Belize
  • French: District de Belize
  • Galician: Distrito de Belice
  • Galician: Distrito de Belize
  • German: BZ-BZ
  • German: Belize District
  • Indonesian: Distrik Belize
  • Italian: Belize
  • Italian: Distretto del Belize
  • Italian: distretto di Belize
  • Japanese: ベリーズ州
  • Japanese: ベリーズ郡
  • Korean: 벨리즈 구
  • Ladino: Belize
  • Latvian: Belizas distrikts
  • Lithuanian: Belizo rajonas
  • Low German: Belize
  • Low German: Distrikt Belize
  • Marathi: बेलीझ जिल्हा
  • Min Nan Chinese: Belize Khu
  • Northern Frisian: Belize
  • Northern Sami: Belize
  • Norwegian: Belize
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Belize
  • Persian: ناحیه بلیز
  • Polish: Dystrykt Belize
  • Portuguese: Belize
  • Portuguese: Distrito de Belize
  • Russian: Белиз
  • Spanish: Belize District
  • Spanish: Distrito de Belice
  • Swedish: Belize
  • Ukrainian: Беліз
  • Urdu: بیلیز ضلع
  • Belice Distrito
  • Distretto di Belize
  • 벨리즈구

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