Alderetes

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Alderetes
Coat of arms of Alderetes
Alderetes is located in Argentina
Alderetes
Alderetes
Location of Alderetes in Argentina
Coordinates: 26°49′S 65°08′W / 26.817°S 65.133°W / -26.817; -65.133Coordinates: 26°49′S 65°08′W / 26.817°S 65.133°W / -26.817; -65.133
Country Argentina
Province Tucumán
DepartmentCruz Alta
Government
 • MayorJulio Silman
Population
 • Total38,466
Demonym(s)alderetense
Time zoneUTC-3 (ART)
CPA base
Dialing code+54 0381
ClimateCwa

Alderetes is a city in the Cruz Alta Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina. It is bordered in the north by the Burruyacu Department, in the east by the "comunas rurales" of La Florida-Luisiana, Delfín Gallo and Colombres; in the south by the city of Banda del Río Salí (The Cruz Alta Department seat), and in the west by the Salí River.

A predominantly industrial spot, Alderetes was incorporated on September 1, 1987), as part of the San Miguel de Tucumán metropolitan area.