Turmero

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Turmero
Villa de Nuestra Señora de Candelaria de Turmero
part of Turmero
part of Turmero
Flag of Turmero
Flag
Official seal of Turmero
Seal
Turmero is located in Venezuela
Turmero
Turmero
Coordinates: 10°13′42″N 67°28′21″W / 10.22833°N 67.47250°W / 10.22833; -67.47250Coordinates: 10°13′42″N 67°28′21″W / 10.22833°N 67.47250°W / 10.22833; -67.47250
Country Venezuela
State Aragua
Counties Mariño
Founded 27 November 1620
Government
 • Mayor Alberto Mora (2013 – in office)
Area
 • Total 36.28 km2 (14.01 sq mi)
Elevation 446 m (1,463 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 51,235
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
 • Demonym Turmereno(-a)
Postal code 2115
Area code(s) +58 244
Website santiagomarino-aragua.gov.ve

Turmero is a city in the state of Aragua in northern Venezuela. It is the capital of Santiago Mariño Municipality.

The city was officially established on 27 November 1620 with the founding of a church, Iglesia Nuestra Señora de Candelaria, in an existing village.

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