General Paz Partido

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General Paz
Partido de General Paz
Department
location of General Paz Partido in Buenos Aires Province
location of General Paz Partido in Buenos Aires Province
Country Argentina
Established October 25, 1864
Founded by provincial law 422
Capital Ranchos
Government
 • Mayor Edgardo Juan Uribarri, PJ
Area
 • Total 1 km2 (0.4 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 10,319
 • Density 10,000/km2 (27,000/sq mi)
Demonym pacense
Postal Code B1987
IFAM BUE051
Area Code 02241
Coordinates 35°32′S 58°17′W / 35.533°S 58.283°W / -35.533; -58.283
Website http://www.generalpaz.gov.ar

General Paz Partido is a partido located in the north-east of Buenos Aires Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 10,000 inhabitants in an area of 1,197 km2 (462 sq mi), and its capital city is Ranchos, which is located 110 km (68 mi) from Buenos Aires.

The Partido is named in honour of Brigadier General José María Paz (1791–1854), a veteran of the Argentine War of Independence.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Provincial Website - General Paz Localities (2001)

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