Chicoana Department

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Chicoana
Department
Departamento Chicoana (Salta - Argentina).png
Coordinates: 25°6′9″S 65°32′7″W / 25.10250°S 65.53528°W / -25.10250; -65.53528Coordinates: 25°6′9″S 65°32′7″W / 25.10250°S 65.53528°W / -25.10250; -65.53528
Country  Argentina
Province  Salta
Area[1]
 • Total 910 km2 (350 sq mi)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 18,248
 • Density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)

Chicoana is a department located in Salta Province, in northwestern Argentina.

With an area of 910 km2 (351 sq mi) it is one of the smallest departments of the province. It borders to the north with the departments of Cerrillos, and Rosario de Lerma, to the east with Capital Department, to the south with La Viña and to the west with the departments of Cachi and San Carlos.

Towns and municipalities[edit]

  • Chicoana
  • El Carril
  • Escoipe
  • Viñaco
  • Calvimonte
  • Agua Negra
  • El Maray
  • El Nogalar
  • La Zanja
  • Pulares
  • San Fernando de Escoipe
  • San Martín
  • El moyar
  • Chivilme
  • Bella vista
  • Los Los
  • Peñaflor
  • Potrero de Díaz

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b (Spanish) Source: INDEC 2010

External links[edit]

Media related to Departments of Salta at Wikimedia Commons