Buriticá

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Buriticá
Municipality and town
Flag of Buriticá
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Location of the municipality and town of Buriticá in the Antioquia Department of Colombia
Location of the municipality and town of Buriticá in the Antioquia Department of Colombia
Buriticá is located in Colombia
Buriticá
Buriticá
Location in Colombia
Coordinates: 6°45′0″N 75°55′0″W / 6.75000°N 75.91667°W / 6.75000; -75.91667
Country  Colombia
Department Antioquia Department
Subregion Western
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)
Website http://www.buritica-antioquia.gov.co/

Buriticá is a town and municipality in Antioquia Department, Colombia.[1]

Demography[edit]

An 1852 watercolor by Henry Price depicting an Indian man and woman from Buriticá wearing blue and white clothing bears the notation, "Colonel Codazzi believes that this (pure) ethnic group is almost extinct."[2]

According to 2005 census data from the National Administrative Department of Statistics, the town's ethnic composition is:

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Coordinates: 6°45′N 75°55′W / 6.750°N 75.917°W / 6.750; -75.917