Arjona, Colombia

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Arjona
Municipality and town
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Location of the municipality and town of Arjona in the Bolívar Department of Colombia
Location of the municipality and town of Arjona in the Bolívar Department of Colombia
Arjona is located in Colombia
Arjona
Arjona
Location in Colombia
Coordinates: 10°15′31″N 75°20′46″W / 10.25861°N 75.34611°W / 10.25861; -75.34611
Country  Colombia
Department Flag of Bolívar (Colombia).svg Bolívar Department
Founded 1775
Government
 • Mayor Orlando José Cogollo Torres
Area
 • Total 566 km2 (219 sq mi)
Elevation 63 m (207 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 62,136
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Demonym Arjonero
Area code(s) 57 + 5
Website Official website (Spanish)

Arjona is a town and municipality located in the Bolívar Department, northern Colombia. It's close to Cartagena de Indias.

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Coordinates: 10°15′31″N 75°20′46″W / 10.25861°N 75.34611°W / 10.25861; -75.34611