Jericó

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This article is about the municipality in the Antioquia. For Jericho, see Jericho (disambiguation).
Not to be confused with Jericó, Boyacá.
Jericó
Municipality and town
Catedral de Jericó-antioquia.JPG
Flag of Jericó
Flag
Official seal of Jericó
Seal
Location of the municipality and town of Jericó in the Antioquia Department of Colombia
Location of the municipality and town of Jericó in the Antioquia Department of Colombia
Jericó is located in Colombia
Jericó
Jericó
Location in Colombia
Coordinates: 5°47′28″N 75°47′9″W / 5.79111°N 75.78583°W / 5.79111; -75.78583
Country  Colombia
Department Antioquia Department
Subregion Southwestern
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)

Jericó is a town and municipality in the Colombian department of Antioquia. It is part of the subregion of Southwestern Antioquia. The town is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Jericó.

Notable people from Jericó[edit]


Coordinates: 5°47′N 75°47′W / 5.783°N 75.783°W / 5.783; -75.783