Main street and town's church
Limonar municipality (red) within
Matanzas Province (yellow) and Cuba
|• Total||449 km2 (173 sq mi)|
|Elevation||5 m (16 ft)|
|• Density||56.6/km2 (147/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EST (UTC-5)|
The municipality is divided into the barrios of Canímar, Guamacaro, Caoba, Sumidero, Coliseo and San Miguel.
Established in 1876 as Guamacaro, the name was changed to Limonar in the 1950s, when it achieved municipality status. Limonar is the hometown of jumpers Javier Sotomayor and Marino Drake as well as professional baseball player Silvio García.
- Municipalities in Matanzas. "Limonar". Archived from the original on December 16, 2004. Retrieved 2007-10-02.
- Statoids (July 2003). "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-07.
- Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality" (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-10-07.
- Media related to Limonar at Wikimedia Commons
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