Belén de Escobar

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Belén de Escobar
Belén de Escobar is located in Argentina
Belén de Escobar
Belén de Escobar
Location in Buenos Aires Province
Coordinates: 34°20′S 58°49′W / 34.333°S 58.817°W / -34.333; -58.817Coordinates: 34°20′S 58°49′W / 34.333°S 58.817°W / -34.333; -58.817
Country  Argentina
Province  Buenos Aires
Partido Escobar
Founded March 4, 1877
Elevation 19 m (62 ft)
Population (2001 census [INDEC])
 • Total 48,935
CPA Base B 1625
Area code(s) +54 3488
House in Belén de Escobar.
Entrance to the Japanese garden of Belén de Escobar.

Belén de Escobar (or Escobar) is a city in the urban conurbation of Greater Buenos Aires in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. It is the administrative seat for Escobar Partido. The city has an important Japanese Argentine population.

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Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (Spanish)