San José del Guaviare

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San José del Guaviare
Municipality and town
Aerial view of San José del Guaviare
Aerial view of San José del Guaviare
Flag of San José del Guaviare
Flag
Official seal of San José del Guaviare
Seal
Location of the municipality and town of San José del Guaviare in the Guaviare Department of Colombia.
Location of the municipality and town of San José del Guaviare in the Guaviare Department of Colombia.
San José del Guaviare is located in Colombia
San José del Guaviare
San José del Guaviare
Location in Colombia
Coordinates: 2°34′N 72°38′W / 2.567°N 72.633°W / 2.567; -72.633Coordinates: 2°34′N 72°38′W / 2.567°N 72.633°W / 2.567; -72.633
Country  Colombia
Region Amazon Region
Department Guaviare Department
Founded 1960
Government
 • Mayor Geovanny Gómez Criales
Area
 • Total 16.654 km2 (6.430 sq mi)
Elevation 185 m (607 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 44,625
 • Density 2,700/km2 (6,900/sq mi)
Demonym Josefinos
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-05)
Postal code 950001-9
Area code(s) 57 + 9
Website Official website (Spanish)

San José del Guaviare is a town and municipality in Colombia, capital of the department of Guaviare by the Guaviare River. It is home to some of the deisolated Nunak people.

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