Armenia, Antioquia

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Armenia, Quindio
Municipality and town
Country  Colombia
Department Antioquia Department
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)
Armenia
Flag of Armenia
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Nickname(s): Armenia Mantequilla
Location of Armenia within Antioquia Department
Location of Armenia within Antioquia Department
Coordinates: 6°9′23″N 75°47′14″W / 6.15639°N 75.78722°W / 6.15639; -75.78722Coordinates: 6°9′23″N 75°47′14″W / 6.15639°N 75.78722°W / 6.15639; -75.78722
Country Colombia
Departamento Antioquia
Region Western
Founded 1864
Government
 • Mayor José Ignacio Cuartas Quiroz
Area
 • Total 110 km2 (40 sq mi)
Elevation 1,800 m (5,900 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 7,006
 • Density 63.7/km2 (165/sq mi)

Armenia, also known as Armenia Mantequilla (Spanish for Butter Armenia) to avoid confusion with other Armenias, is a municipality in the western region of the Antioquia Department, Colombia.


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