Berisso Partido

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Berisso
Partido de Berisso
Department
Location of Berisso in Buenos Aires Province
Location of Berisso in Buenos Aires Province
Country Argentina
Established April 3, 1957
Founded by Provincial law 2959
Capital Berisso
Government
 • Mayor Enrique Slezak, PJ
Population
 • Total 80,092
Demonym berisense
Postal Code B1923
IFAM BUE014
Area Code 0221
Coordinates 34°53′S 57°54′W / 34.883°S 57.900°W / -34.883; -57.900
Website http://www.berisso.gov.ar

Berisso Partido is a small eastern partido of Buenos Aires Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of 80,092 inhabitants in an area of 135 km² (52 sq mi), and its capital city is Berisso, which is located around 57 km (35 mi) from Buenos Aires.

The district forms part of the historical territory of Gran La Plata, to the south of Buenos Aires.

Berisso is home to Club Atlético Villa San Carlos, a football club who currently play in the regionalised 3rd division of Argentine football.

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