General Alvear Department, Corrientes

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General Alvear Department
Departamento General Alvear
Department
location of General Alvear Department in Corrientes Province
location of General Alvear Department in Corrientes Province
Coordinates: 29°03′S 56°32′W / 29.050°S 56.533°W / -29.050; -56.533
Country Argentina
Seat Alvear
Area
 • Total 1 km2 (0.4 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 8,147 (2,001 census [INDEC])
Demonym(s) Alvearense
Postal Code W3344
Area Code 03772

General Alvear Department is a department of Corrientes Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 8,147 inhabitants in an area of 1,954 km², and its capital city is Alvear, which is located around 835 km from Capital Federal.

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