Licey al Medio

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Licey al Medio
Licey al Medio is located in the Dominican Republic
Licey al Medio
Licey al Medio
Licey al Medio in the Dominican Republic
Coordinates: 19°25′48″N 70°37′12″W / 19.43000°N 70.62000°W / 19.43000; -70.62000Coordinates: 19°25′48″N 70°37′12″W / 19.43000°N 70.62000°W / 19.43000; -70.62000
Country  Dominican Republic
Province Santiago
Area[1]
 • Total 32.02 km2 (12.36 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Total 69,321
 • Density 2,200/km2 (5,600/sq mi)
Municipal Districts
1

Licey al Medio is a municipality (municipio) of the Santiago province in the Dominican Republic. Within the municipality there is one municipal district (distrito municipal): Las Palomas.[3] This is an important municipality of the province because Cibao International Airport is located here.

Economy[edit]

The main economic activities of Licey al Medio are the swine and poultry production and there is a robust metalworking industry. Licey holds economic exchange links with Tamboril, Santiago, Moca and Santo Domingo, mainly for its production of chickens and eggs. It has an industrial park zone containing 7 companies, with approximately 275 employees in total.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Superficies a nivel de municipios, Oficina Nacional de Estadistica
  2. ^ Censo 2012 de Población y Vivienda, Oficina Nacional de Estadistica
  3. ^ Oficina Nacional de Estadistica, Departamento de Cartografia, Division de Limites y Linderos. "Listado de Codigos de Provincias, Municipio y Distritos Municipales, Actualizada a Junio 20 del 2006" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2007-01-24.