Baraguá

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Baraguá
Municipality
Baraguá municipality (red) within  Ciego de Ávila Province (yellow) and Cuba
Baraguá municipality (red) within
Ciego de Ávila Province (yellow) and Cuba
Baraguá is located in Cuba
Baraguá
Location of Baraguá in Cuba
Coordinates: 21°40′55″N 78°37′28″W / 21.68194°N 78.62444°W / 21.68194; -78.62444Coordinates: 21°40′55″N 78°37′28″W / 21.68194°N 78.62444°W / 21.68194; -78.62444
Country  Cuba
Province Ciego de Ávila
Seat Gaspar
Area[1]
 • Total 728 km2 (281 sq mi)
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (2004)[2]
 • Total 32,408
 • Density 44.5/km2 (115/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
Area code(s) +53-43

Baraguá (Spanish pronunciation: [baɾaˈɣwa]) is a municipality and town in the Ciego de Ávila Province of Cuba. Its administrative seat is located in the town of Gaspar.[1]

Geography[edit]

The municipality occupies the south-eastern part of the province, and the area is dominated by mangrove.

Demographics[edit]

In 2004, the municipality of Baraguá had a population of 32,408.[2] With a total area of 728 km2 (281 sq mi),[1] it has a population density of 44.5 /km2 (115 /sq mi).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Statoids (July 2003). "Municipios of Cuba". Archived from the original on 12 October 2007. Retrieved 2007-10-06. 
  2. ^ a b Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality". Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-10-06.  (Spanish)

External links[edit]

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