Coronel Rosales Partido

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Coronel Rosales
Partido de Coronel Rosales
Department
location of Coronel Rosales Partido in Buenos Aires Province
location of Coronel Rosales Partido in Buenos Aires Province
Coordinates: 38°52′S 62°05′W / 38.867°S 62.083°W / -38.867; -62.083
Country Argentina
Established October 15, 1948
Founded by provincial law
Seat Punta Alta
Government
 • Mayor Néstor Hugo Starc
Partido Vecinalista
Area
 • Total 1 km2 (0.4 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 60,892
 • Density 61,000/km2 (160,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s) rosaleño
Postal Code B8109
IFAM BUE029
Area Code 02932
Website http://www.coronelrosales.gov.ar

Coronel Rosales Partido is a partido located on the southern coast of Buenos Aires Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 61,000 inhabitants in an area of 1,312 km2 (507 sq mi), and its capital city is Punta Alta, which is located around 650 km (404 mi) from Buenos Aires.

Attractions[edit]

The coastal village of Pehuen Có is popular with tourists from Gran Buenos Aires and it benefits from a beautiful beach, woodlands, a shipwreck, and some interesting fossils.

Sport[edit]

The city of Punta Alta is home to Sporting Punta Alta, a football club that play in the regionalised 4th Division of Argentinian football.

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