General Belgrano Partido

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General Belgrano
Partido de General Belgrano
Department
location of General Belgrano in Buenos Aires Province
location of General Belgrano in Buenos Aires Province
Country Argentina
Established August 1, 1891
Founded by Provincial Law 2416
Capital General Belgrano
Government
 • Mayor Dardo Aurricchio, Partido Vecinal
Area
 • Total 1 km2 (0.4 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 15,381
 • Density 15,000/km2 (40,000/sq mi)
Demonym belgranense
Postal Code B7223
IFAM BUE045
Area Code 02243
Coordinates 35°45′S 58°30′W / 35.750°S 58.500°W / -35.750; -58.500
Patron saint Nuetra Señora de la Inmaculada Concepción
Website http://www.gralbelgranet.com.ar

General Belgrano Partido is a partido situated towards the east of Buenos Aires Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 16,000 inhabitants in an area of 1,843 km2 (712 sq mi), and its capital city is General Belgrano, which is located 162 km (101 mi) from Buenos Aires.

The partido is named after Manuel Belgrano (June 3, 1770 – June 20, 1820), an Argentine economist, lawyer, politician and military leader.

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The economy of Gral. Belgrano partido is dominated by agriculture.

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