Guamá municipality (red) within
Santiago Province (yellow) and Cuba
|Province||Santiago de Cuba|
|• Total||964.6 km2 (372.4 sq mi)|
|Elevation||20 m (70 ft)|
|• Density||36.8/km2 (95/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EST (UTC-5)|
Guamá is a municipality in the Santiago de Cuba Province of Cuba. The municipal seat is located in the town of Chivirico. It was named after Guamá, the Taíno cacique who led a rebellion against the Spanish 1530s.
The Pico Turquino, the highest Cuban peak, is located within the municipality.
In 2004, the municipality of Guama had a population of 35,516. With a total area of 965 km2 (373 sq mi), it has a population density of 36.8/km2 (95/sq mi).
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