Gerli

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This article is about the town in Argentina. For the female given name, see Gerli (name).
Gerli
Gerli is located in Greater Buenos Aires
Gerli
Gerli
Location in Greater Buenos Aires
Coordinates: 34°41′S 58°22′W / 34.683°S 58.367°W / -34.683; -58.367Coordinates: 34°41′S 58°22′W / 34.683°S 58.367°W / -34.683; -58.367
Country  Argentina
Province Buenos Aires province flag.png Buenos Aires
Partido Avellaneda & Lanús
Founded March 30, 1909
Elevation 6 m (20 ft)
Population (2001 census [INDEC])
 • Total 64,640
 • Density 9,151/km2 (23,700/sq mi)
CPA Base B 1870
Area code(s) +54 11

Gerli is a town in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. It lies in the partidos of Avellaneda & Lanús and forms part of the Greater Buenos Aires urban agglomeration.

History[edit]

  • March 30, 1909: The settlement was officially established on territory owned by Antonio Gerli.
  • 1944: Gerli was divided by the creation of the Lanús Partido.
  • November 11, 2005: Gerli was officially declared a municipality by the Legislature of Buenos Aires Province.

Population[edit]

Gerli has a population of 64,640 inhabitants 2001 census [INDEC], 31,090 in Avellaneda and 33,250 in Lanús.

Sport[edit]

The town is home to Club El Porvenir a football club who play in the lower leagues of Argentine football.

Neighbourhoods[edit]

External links[edit]

Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (Spanish)