Jibacoa

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Jibacoa
Playa Jibacoa
Village
Playa jibacoa.jpg
Jibacoa is located in Cuba
Jibacoa
Location of Jibacoa in Cuba
Coordinates: 23°09′15″N 81°55′02″W / 23.15417°N 81.91722°W / 23.15417; -81.91722Coordinates: 23°09′15″N 81°55′02″W / 23.15417°N 81.91722°W / 23.15417; -81.91722
Country  Cuba
Province Mayabeque
Municipality Santa Cruz del Norte
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Time zone UTC-5 (EST)
Area code(s) +53-47

Jibacoa, or more properly Playa Jibacoa, is a fishing village in the Mayabeque Province of Cuba. It is located in the municipality of Santa Cruz del Norte, at the mouth of the Jibacoa River, 60 km east of Havana.

The settlement was founded in 1756 on the location of a corral.

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