Martínez, Buenos Aires

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Anchorena station (Tren de la Costa)
Anchorena station (Tren de la Costa)
Martínez is located in Greater Buenos Aires
Location in Greater Buenos Aires
Coordinates: 34°29′S 58°30′W / 34.483°S 58.500°W / -34.483; -58.500Coordinates: 34°29′S 58°30′W / 34.483°S 58.500°W / -34.483; -58.500
Country  Argentina
Province Buenos Aires province flag.gif Buenos Aires
Partido San Isidro
Elevation 18 m (59 ft)
Population (2001 census [INDEC])
 • Total 65,859
CPA Base B 1640
Area code(s) +54 11

Martínez is a city in San Isidro Partido, Buenos Aires Province. It is part of Greater Buenos Aires. It is served by a commuter train service, the Tren de la Costa tourist railway line, and many buses.

Martinez and its surroundings is an affluent area where many well-to-do people live. It is considered relatively safe. Unicenter is a major shopping centre. Some of the better cafes are Cafe Victoria and Cafe Martinez. A favored street is Calle Alvear.

The Martinez local government has recently set up a recycling program.

Martínez should not be confused with Villa Martínez de Hoz.


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