General Madariaga Partido

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General Juan Madariaga
Partido de General Juan Madariaga
Department
location of General Madariaga Partido in Buenos Aires Province
location of General Madariaga Partido in Buenos Aires Province
Country Argentina
Established December 8, 1907
Capital General Juan Madariaga
Government
 • Mayor Cristian Popovich
Area
 • Total 286 km2 (110 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 18,286
 • Density 64/km2 (170/sq mi)
Demonym madariaguense
Postal Code B7163
IFAM BUE047
Area Code 02267
Coordinates 37°00′07″S 57°08′10″W / 37.00194°S 57.13611°W / -37.00194; -57.13611
Patron saint Sagrado Corazón de Jesús
Website http://www.madariaga.gov.ar/

General Madariaga Partido (Spanish pronunciation: [xeneˈɾal maðaˈɾjaɣa]) is a partido located on the Atlantic coast of Buenos Aires Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 30,000 inhabitants in an area of 286.3 km2 (111 sq mi)

Economy[edit]

The economy of Gral. Madariaga Partido is concentrated around agricultural production, although in the summer vacation season (December-February) tourism offers a valuable addition to the economy.

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Coordinates: 37°00′07″S 57°08′10″W / 37.00194°S 57.13611°W / -37.00194; -57.13611