Miguelete, Uruguay

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Miguelete
Colonia Miguelete
Village
Miguelete is located in Uruguay
Miguelete
Miguelete
Location in Uruguay
Coordinates: 34°0′0″S 57°39′0″W / 34.00000°S 57.65000°W / -34.00000; -57.65000Coordinates: 34°0′0″S 57°39′0″W / 34.00000°S 57.65000°W / -34.00000; -57.65000
Country  Uruguay
Department Colonia Department
Founded 1909
Population (2011)
 • Total 999
Time zone UTC -3
Postal code 70005
Dial plan +598 4575 (+4 digits)

Miguelete or Colonia Miguelete is a village in the Colonia Department of southwestern Uruguay.

Location[edit]

It is located on Route 106, a small distance south of its intersection with Route 54, about 63 kilometres (39 mi) north-northeast of the department capital Colonia del Sacramento.

History[edit]

Miguelete was founded on 27 March 1909. Its status was elevated to "Pueblo" (village) category on 8 November 1942 por Ley No. 10.113.[1]

Population[edit]

In 2011 Miguelete had a population of 999.[2]

Year Population
1908 2,795
1963 438
1975 536
1985 649
1996 893
2004 979
2011 999

Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística de Uruguay[3]

Famous people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "LEY N° 10.113". República Oriental del Uruguay, Poder Legislativo. 1942. Retrieved 4 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Censos 2011 Colonia (needs flash plugin)". ΙΝΕ. 2012. Retrieved 30 August 2012. 
  3. ^ "Statistics of urban localities (1908–2004)" (PDF). INE. 2012. Retrieved 3 September 2012. 

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