Antilla, Cuba

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Antilla
Municipality
Antilla municipality (red) within  Holguín Province (yellow) and Cuba
Antilla municipality (red) within
Holguín Province (yellow) and Cuba
Antilla, Cuba is located in Cuba
Antilla, Cuba
Location of Antilla in Cuba
Coordinates: 20°50′28″N 75°43′14″W / 20.84111°N 75.72056°W / 20.84111; -75.72056Coordinates: 20°50′28″N 75°43′14″W / 20.84111°N 75.72056°W / 20.84111; -75.72056
Country  Cuba
Province Holguín
Established 1907
Area[1]
 • Total 101 km2 (39 sq mi)
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (2004)[2]
 • Total 12,542
 • Density 115.3/km2 (299/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
Area code(s) +53-24
Website Municipality website

Antilla is a municipality and town in Holguín Province of Cuba. It was founded in 1907 as a railroad terminal and port town.

Geography[edit]

It is located on the north-eastern shore of Cuba, on a peninsula between the Gulf of Nipe and Banes Bay. The municipality covers 101 km² and contains the communities of Bijarú, Canalito, Cortaderas, Deleite, Este Cabecera, Los Novillos, Oeste Cabecera, San Jerónimo and Sao de los Hidalgos.

Demographics[edit]

In 2004, the municipality of Antilla had a population of 12,542.[2] With a total area of 101 km2 (39 sq mi),[1] it has a population density of 115.3/km2 (299/sq mi).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Statoids. "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-05. 
  2. ^ a b Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality" (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 2006-07-14. Retrieved 2007-10-05. 

External links[edit]

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