Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in San Jose accepting of differences?
When we asked people about diversity in San Jose and whether locals are accepting of differences, they said...
"San Jose is a diverse city, with an array of different nationalities, cultures, and languages represented in its population. Moreover, Costa Ricans are generally welcoming and tolerant of others, regardless of their differences. People of different backgrounds, religions and cultures coexist peacefully in the city, celebrating the diversity it brings," commented one expat who made the move to San Jose, Costa Rica, Costa Rica.
"San Jose, as the capital of the country, attracts people from all regions of the nation. So we have many people of African descent from the Caribbean coast, many Nicos (people from Nicaragua), a large Chinese population (especially in the San Pedro suburb) and expats from all over the world. While the main religion is Catholic, there are many Baptist churches, Mormons and other Christian groups. People seem to be very accepting of differences," remarked another expat in San Jose, Costa Rica.
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Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in San Jose accepting of differences?If you live in San Jose, newcomers to San Jose would love to hear your answer to this question.