Almaguer, Cauca

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Almaguer
Municipality and town
Flag of Almaguer
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Location of the municipality and town of Almaguer in the Cauca Department of Colombia.
Location of the municipality and town of Almaguer in the Cauca Department of Colombia.
Almaguer is located in Colombia
Almaguer
Almaguer
Location in Colombia
Coordinates: 1°55′N 76°52′W / 1.917°N 76.867°W / 1.917; -76.867
Country  Colombia
Department Cauca Department
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)
Climate Cfb

Almaguer (Spanish pronunciation: [almaˈɣer]) is a town and municipality in the Cauca Department, Colombia.

Founded in 1551 by Vasco de Guzmán and Alonso de Fuenmayor, the municipality covers an area of 520 km² and has a population of 21,300.[1]The population is primarily engaged in agriculture.

Municipalities bordering Cauca; boundary intersections indicated in red.

Notable residents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Departemento del Cauca". Fundefilms. Retrieved March 29, 2009. 

Coordinates: 1°55′N 76°52′W / 1.917°N 76.867°W / 1.917; -76.867