Playa Grande, Uruguay

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Playa Grande
Resort and suburb of Piriápolis
Playa Grande is located in Uruguay
Playa Grande
Playa Grande
Coordinates: 34°51′0″S 55°17′58″W / 34.85000°S 55.29944°W / -34.85000; -55.29944Coordinates: 34°51′0″S 55°17′58″W / 34.85000°S 55.29944°W / -34.85000; -55.29944
Country Uruguay
Department Maldonado Department
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,031
Time zone UTC -3
Postal code 20200
Dial plan +598 443 (+5 digits)

Playa Grande is a resort town and western suburb of the city of Piriápolis in the Maldonado Department of Uruguay.

Location[edit]

The resort is located on Route 10 and borders the city to the southeast, with a small creek as the natural border, while to the northwest it borders the resort Playa Hermosa.

Population[edit]

In 2011 Playa Grande had a population of 1,031 permanent inhabitants and 1,476 dwellings.[1]

Year Population Dwellings
1963 173 207
1975 226 349
1985 300 424
1996 569 711
2004 715 990
2011 1,031 1,476

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 / P" (DOC). Instituto Nacional de Estadística de Uruguay. 2004. Retrieved 25 July 2011. 

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