Santo Domingo, Cuba

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Santo Domingo
Municipality
The Carretera Central across Santo Domingo
The Carretera Central across Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo municipality (red) within  Villa Clara Province (yellow) and Cuba
Santo Domingo municipality (red) within
Villa Clara Province (yellow) and Cuba
Santo Domingo, Cuba is located in Cuba
Santo Domingo, Cuba
Location of Santo Domingo in Cuba
Coordinates: 22°35′0″N 80°14′18″W / 22.58333°N 80.23833°W / 22.58333; -80.23833Coordinates: 22°35′0″N 80°14′18″W / 22.58333°N 80.23833°W / 22.58333; -80.23833
Country  Cuba
Province Villa Clara
Founded 1819[1]
Established 1879 (Municipality)
Area[2]
 • Total 883 km2 (341 sq mi)
Elevation 50 m (160 ft)
Population (2004)[3]
 • Total 53,840
 • Density 61.0/km2 (158/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
Area code(s) +53-422

Santo Domingo is a municipality and town in the Villa Clara Province of Cuba.

It was founded in 1819[1] and established as a municipality in 1879.

Geography[edit]

The municipality is divided into the barrios and villages of Alvarez, Arenas, Baracaldo, Cascajal, Cerrito, Este, George Washington, Jicotea, Jiquiabo, Manacas, Mordazo, Oeste, Puerto Escondido, Río, Ulacia(Central Carlos Balino), Rodrigo, Amaro, San Juan de Amaro, San Bartolomé, San Marcos and Yabucito.[1]

Demographics[edit]

In 2004, the municipality of Santo Domingo had a population of 53,840.[3] With a total area of 883 km2 (341 sq mi),[2] it has a population density of 61.0 /km2 (158 /sq mi).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Guije.com. "Santo Domingo". Retrieved 2007-10-09.  (Spanish)
  2. ^ a b Statoids (July 2003). "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-09. 
  3. ^ a b Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality". Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-10-09.  (Spanish)

External links[edit]

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