Barichara

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Barichara
Municipality and town
Cathedral of Barichara
Cathedral of Barichara
Flag of Barichara
Flag
Official seal of Barichara
Seal
Location of the municipality and town of Barichara in the Santander Department of Colombia.
Location of the municipality and town of Barichara in the Santander Department of Colombia.
Country Colombia
DepartmentSantander Department
FoundedJanuary 25, 1705[1]
Founded byFrancisco Pradilla y Ayerbe [1]
Area
 • Total134 km2 (52 sq mi)
Population
 (2005)[3]
 • Total7,063
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Baricharas & Patiamarillos
Time zoneUTC-5 (Colombia Standard Time)
Websitewww.barichara-santander.gov.co

Barichara is a town and municipality in the Santander Department in northeastern Colombia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Nuestro municipio". www.barichara-santander.gov.co. Archived from the original on 27 November 2012. Retrieved 28 December 2011.
  2. ^ "Municipalities of Colombia". Statoids. Retrieved 28 December 2011.
  3. ^ "Censo general 2005 (Perfil: Barichara, Santander)" (PDF). DANE. Retrieved 28 December 2011.

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Coordinates: 6°38′N 73°14′W / 6.633°N 73.233°W / 6.633; -73.233