Brandsen Partido

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Brandsen
Partido de Brandsen
Department
Brandsen Partido in Buenos Aires Province
Brandsen Partido in Buenos Aires Province
Country Argentina
Established November 21, 1875
Founded by Provincial law 994
Capital Brandsen
Population
 • Total 22,515
Demonym brandseño
Postal Code B1980
IFAM BUE028
Area Code 02223
Coordinates 35°09′S 58°16′W / 35.150°S 58.267°W / -35.150; -58.267
Patron saint Santa Rita de Cascia
Website http://www.brandsenbsas.com.ar

Brandsen is a north-eastern partido of the Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. In 2001 the city and district had a population of 22,500 people. It covers an area of 1.126 km². The capital is also known as Brandsen.

History[edit]

Founded on November 21, 1875 it lies about 70 kilometres from Buenos Aires. The area was named after Argentine colonel, Federico de Brandsen, who was killed in the battle of Ituzaingó in the Cisplatine War.

Settlements[edit]

Coronel Brandsen

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