Ocurí, Potosí

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Ocurí is located in Bolivia
Location in Bolivia
Coordinates: 18°50′33″S 65°47′47″W / 18.84250°S 65.79639°W / -18.84250; -65.79639
Country Flag of Bolivia.svg Bolivia
Department Potosí Department
Province Chayanta Province
Elevation 13,209 ft (4,026 m)
 • Total 2,200

Ocurí is a small town in the Bolivian Potosí Department.

Ocurí is the administrative center of the Ocurí Municipality in the Chayanta Province. It is located circa 100 km north of Potosí, the department capital, on a mountain ridge at an elevation of 4,026 m on Río Ocurí, a tributary of Río Guadalupe and Río Guadalajara.

Ocurí is situated on Route 6, the direct connection between Oruro and Sucre. Route 6 of almost 1,000 km length connects the departments of Chuquisaca, Santa Cruz, Potosí und Oruro with each other.

Ocurí has a population of circa 2,200 inhabitants.

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Coordinates: 18°50′33″S 65°47′47″W / 18.84250°S 65.79639°W / -18.84250; -65.79639