Barichara

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Barichara
Municipality and town
Cathedral of Barichara
Cathedral of Barichara
Flag of Barichara
Flag
Official seal of Barichara
Seal
Location of the municipality and town of Barichara in the Santander  Department of Colombia.
Location of the municipality and town of Barichara in the Santander Department of Colombia.
Country  Colombia
Department Santander Department
Founded January 25, 1705[1]
Founded by Francisco Pradilla y Ayerbe [1]
Area[2]
 • Total 134 km2 (52 sq mi)
Population (2005)[3]
 • Total 7,063
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym Baricharas & Patiamarillos
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)
Website www.barichara-santander.gov.co

Barichara is a town and municipality in the Santander Department in northeastern Colombia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Nuestro municipio". www.barichara-santander.gov.co. Retrieved 28 December 2011. 
  2. ^ "Municipalities of Colombia". Statoids. Retrieved 28 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "Censo general 2005 (Perfil: Barichara, Santander)". DANE. Retrieved 28 December 2011. 

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Coordinates: 6°38′N 73°14′W / 6.633°N 73.233°W / 6.633; -73.233