Ocean Park, Uruguay

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Ocean Park
Resort
Ocean Park is located in Uruguay
Ocean Park
Ocean Park
Location in Uruguay
Coordinates: 34°52′30″S 55°8′25″W / 34.87500°S 55.14028°W / -34.87500; -55.14028Coordinates: 34°52′30″S 55°8′25″W / 34.87500°S 55.14028°W / -34.87500; -55.14028
Country  Uruguay
Department Maldonado Department
Population (2011)
 • Total 234
Time zone UTC -3
Postal code 20004
Dial plan +598 42 (+6 digits)

Ocean Park is a resort (balneario) in the Maldonado Department of Uruguay.

Location and geography[edit]

The resort is located on the coast of Río de la Plata, about 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) west of Punta Ballena and 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) (by road) east of the resort Punta Negra. It borders the resort Sauce de Portezuelo to the west and to the resort Chihuahua to the east, with the stream Arroyo del Portero separating it with the later. It north limit is the Ruta Interbalnearia, also marked as Route 93 for this area, and across it are the resort La Capuera and the Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport, both of which are on the coast of Laguna del Sauce.

Population[edit]

In 2011 Ocean Park had a population of 234 permanent inhabitants and 280 dwellings.[1]

Year Population Dwellings
1963 10 4
1975 4 3
1985 16 10
1996 35 20
2004 63 194
2011 234 280

Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística de Uruguay[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Censos 2011 Maldonado (needs flash plugin)". INE. 2012. Retrieved 29 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "1963–1996 Statistics / O" (DOC). Instituto Nacional de Estadística de Uruguay. 2004. Retrieved 28 July 2011. 

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