Mar Chiquita Partido

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Mar Chiquita
Partido de Mar Chiquita
Department
location of Mar Chiquita in Buenos Aires Province
location of Mar Chiquita in Buenos Aires Province
Country Argentina
Established December 25, 1839
Founded by Juan Manuel de Rosas
Capital Coronel Vidal
Government
 • Mayor Jorge Alberto Paredi, PJ
Area
 • Total 3 km2 (1 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 17,908
 • Density 6,000/km2 (15,000/sq mi)
Demonym marchiquitense
Postal Code B7174
IFAM BUE079
Area Code 02265
Coordinates 34°40′S 59°26′W / 34.667°S 59.433°W / -34.667; -59.433
Website http://www.marchiquita.gov.ar

Mar Chiquita Partido is a partido located on the Atlantic coast of Buenos Aires Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 18,000 inhabitants in an area of 3,114 km2 (1,202 sq mi) and its capital city is Coronel Vidal.

Economy[edit]

The economy of Mar Chiquita Partido is dominated by agriculture, cattle raising, and the summer tourist season (December-February).

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