Villa Luro

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Villa Luro
Barrio
Location of Villa Luro within Buenos Aires
Location of Villa Luro within Buenos Aires
Country  Argentina
Autonomous City Buenos Aires
Comuna C10
Area
 • Total 2.6 km2 (1.0 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 33,058
 • Density 13,000/km2 (33,000/sq mi)
Time zone ART (UTC-3)

Villa Luro is a barrio (district) of Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is located in the western part of Capital Federal.

The district owes its name to Dr. Pedro Luro, a prominent local physician and real-estate developer who, during the 1870s, sold most of his property in the area as residential lots.

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Coordinates: 34°38′S 58°30′W / 34.633°S 58.500°W / -34.633; -58.500