Naguanagua Municipality

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Naguanagua
Municipality
Municipio Naguanagua
Flag of Naguanagua
Flag
Official seal of Naguanagua
Seal
Location in Carabobo
Location in Carabobo
Country  Venezuela
State Carabobo
Shiretown Naguanagua
Government
 • Mayor Alejandro Feo la Cruz (PV)
Area
 • Total 188 km2 (73 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Total 143,315
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone VST (UTC-4:30)
Area code(s) 0241
Website Official website

The Naguanagua County is one of the 14 municipalities (municipios) that makes up the Venezuelan state of Carabobo and, according to a 2007 population estimate by the National Institute of Statistics of Venezuela, the municipality has a population of 143,315.[1] The town of Naguanagua is the shire town of the Naguanagua Municipality.[2]

Demographics[edit]

The Naguanagua County, according to a 2007 population estimate by the National Institute of Statistics of Venezuela, has a population of 143,315 (up from 134,728 in 2000). This amounts to 6.4% of the state's population.[3] The municipality's population density is 762.31 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,974.4 /sq mi).[4]

Government[edit]

The mayor of the Naguanagua County is Alejandro Feo la Cruz, elected on November 23, 2008 with 45% of the vote.[5] He replaced Julio Castillo shortly after the elections. The municipality is divided into one parish (Naguanagua).[2]

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