Patagones Partido

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Patagones
Partido de Patagones
Department
location of Patagones Partido in Buenos Aires Province
location of Patagones Partido in Buenos Aires Province
Country Argentina
Established 1779
Founded by Francisco de Biedma y Narváez
Capital Carmen de Patagones
Government
 • Mayor Ricardo Néstor Curetti, PJ
Area
 • Total 13 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 27,938
 • Density 2,100/km2 (5,600/sq mi)
Demonym maragata/o
Postal Code B8504
IFAM BUE091
Area Code 02920
Coordinates 40°49′S 63°00′W / 40.817°S 63.000°W / -40.817; -63.000
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Patagones Partido is the southernmost partido of Buenos Aires Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 28,000 inhabitants in an area of 13,570 km², making it by far the largest partido in Buenos Aires Province. The capital city of Patagones Partido is Carmen de Patagones, which is located around 960km from Buenos Aires.

It is bordered on the north by Villarino Partido.

Economy[edit]

The economy of Patagones Partido is dominated by farming.

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