Indigenous Group Guetares (Also known as: Huetares, Guetaras, Huaca, Huetar)
Location Costa Rica, Central Valley, San Jose Province, County of Escazu, Indian Reserves of Quitirrisi and Zapaton
Estimated Population 900 (2001, Republic of Costa Rica)
Environment Temperate / Plateau
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Handicraft Sales
Level of Assimilation Assimilated
Language Family Spanish, Huetar (extinct)
Classification: Amerindian, Chibchan-Paezano or Macro-Chibcha family
Website URLs JSTOR
History of the Discovery & Conquest of Costa Rica
NGOs None found