Colón Department, Córdoba

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Colón Department
Departamento Colón
Location of Colón Department in Córdoba Province
Location of Colón Department in Córdoba Province
Coordinates: 30°59′S 64°05′W / 30.983°S 64.083°W / -30.983; -64.083Coordinates: 30°59′S 64°05′W / 30.983°S 64.083°W / -30.983; -64.083
Country  Argentina
Province  Córdoba
Capital Jesús María
 • Total 2,588 km2 (999 sq mi)
Population (2001 census [INDEC])
 • Total 171,067
 • Density 66/km2 (170/sq mi)
 • Pop. change    (1991-2001) +36.41%
Time zone ART (UTC-3)
Postal code X5220
Dialing code 03525
Distances to  
Buenos Aires 760 km (470 mi)
Córdoba 48 km (30 mi)

Colón Department is a department of Córdoba Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 171,067 inhabitants in an area of 2,588 square kilometers (999 sq mi), and its capital city is Jesús María, which is located 760 miles (1,223 km) from Buenos Aires.