Fray Mamerto Esquiú Department

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Fray Mamerto Esquiú
Departamento Fray Mamerto Esquiú
Department
location of Fray Mamerto Esquiú Department in Catamarca Province
location of Fray Mamerto Esquiú Department in Catamarca Province
Country Argentina
Established ?
Founded by ?
Capital San José
Government
 • Mayor Humberto F. Valdez, FCS
Area
 • Total 280 km2 (110 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 10,658 (2,001 census [INDEC])
Demonym ?
Postal Code ?
IFAM CAT010
Area Code 03833
Coordinates 28°23′S 65°42′W / 28.383°S 65.700°W / -28.383; -65.700
Patron saint ?
Website http://www.camsencat.gov.ar/fmesquiu.html

Fray Mamerto Esquiú is a department of Catamarca Province in Argentina. This provincial subdivision has a population of about 11,000 inhabitants in an area of 280 km², and its capital city is San José. The department is named after friar Mamerto Esquiú (1826-1883).

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