Stann Creek

Stann Creek District is a district in the south east region of . According to the 2010 census, the district had a population of 32,166 people. Its capital is the town of , formerly known as "Stann Creek Town." Stann comes from "stanns," or safe havens used by colonialists coming from the "old world" to the "new world."…
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Dangringa is a funky Garifuna town in Stann Creek, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is a tourist village 9f about 750 people at the southern tip of the resort peninsula in . Photo: nagy, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a nature reserve in the Stann Creek District of south-central .


is a tiny island off the coast of , popular with budget travellers. Photo: Jdlrobson, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small village in Stann Creek in with a long beach and access to the Belize Barrier Reef for snorkeling and diving, garifuna drumming, and nearby nature parks. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a national park in that was established in 2001.

is on the border between the Stann Creek and districts of .

Stann Creek

Latitude of center
16.8333° or 16° 50' north
Longitude of center
-88.4667° or 88° 28' west
IATA airport code
United Nations Location Code
236 feet (72 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: مقاطعة ستان كريك
  • Asturian; Bable: Stann Creek
  • Asturian; Bable: distritu de Stann Creek
  • Bengali: স্টান জেলা
  • Bulgarian: Стан Крийк
  • Catalan: Districte de Stann Creek
  • Catalan: districte de Stann Creek
  • Cebuano: Stann Creek District
  • Chinese: Stann Creek Khu
  • Chinese: 斯坦克里克区
  • Chinese: 斯坦克里克區
  • Croatian: Stann Creek (okrug)
  • Croatian: Stann Creek
  • Danish: Stann Creek
  • Dutch: Stann Creek
  • Dutch: Stann Creek District
  • English: Southern District
  • English: Stann Creek District
  • Finnish: Stann Creekin kaupunginosa
  • French: District de Stann Creek
  • French: Stann Creek
  • German: BZ-SC
  • German: Stann Creek
  • German: Stann Creek District
  • Greek: Σταν Κρικ
  • Gujarati: સ્ટેન ક્રીક જિલ્લો
  • Hindi: स्टेन क्रीक जिला
  • Indonesian: Distrik Stann Creek
  • Italian: Stann Creek
  • Italian: distretto di Stann Creek
  • Japanese: スタンクリーク州
  • Japanese: スタンクリーク群
  • Japanese: スタンクリーク郡
  • Kannada: ಸ್ಟ್ಯಾನ್ಕ್ರೀಕ್ ಜಿಲ್ಲೆ
  • Korean: 스탠크리크 구
  • Ladino: Stann Creek
  • Latvian: Stankrīkas distrikts
  • Lithuanian: Stan Kryko rajonas
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Distrikt Stann Creek
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Stann Creek
  • Malay (generic): Stann Creek District
  • Marathi: स्टान क्रीक जिल्हा
  • Marathi: स्टॅनन क्रीक जिल्हा
  • Min Nan Chinese: Stann Creek Khu
  • Northern Frisian: Stann Creek
  • Northern Sami: Stann Creek (guovlu)
  • Northern Sami: Stann Creek
  • Norwegian: Stann Creek
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Stann Creek
  • Persian: ناحیه استان کریک
  • Polish: Dystrykt Stann Creek
  • Portuguese: Stann Creek
  • Russian: Станн-Крик
  • Sinhalese: ස්ටාන් ක්‍රීක් දිස්ත්‍රික්කය
  • Spanish: Distrito de Stann Creek
  • Swedish: Stann Creek
  • Tamil: ஸ்டாண் க்ரீக் மாவட்டம்
  • Telugu: స్టాన్ క్రీక్ జిల్లా
  • Thai: สตันน์ครีก
  • Turkish: Stann Creek District
  • Ukrainian: Стан-Крик
  • Ukrainian: Станн-Крик
  • Urdu: ستان کریک ضلع
  • Vietnamese: Quận Stann Creek
  • Distretto di Stann Creek
  • Distrik Cekungan Stann
  • Stann Creek Distrito
  • 스탠크리크구

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