Montero

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Montero
City & Municipality
Montero street, Bolivia.jpg
Montero is located in Bolivia
Montero
Montero
Location in Bolivia
Coordinates: 17°20′32″S 63°15′21″W / 17.34222°S 63.25583°W / -17.34222; -63.25583Coordinates: 17°20′32″S 63°15′21″W / 17.34222°S 63.25583°W / -17.34222; -63.25583
Country Flag of Bolivia.svg Bolivia
Department Santa Cruz Department
Province Obispo Santistevan Province
Municipality Montero Municipality
Named December 4, 1912
Area
 • City & Municipality 280 km2 (110 sq mi)
Elevation 357 m (1,171 ft)
Population (2012 Census)
 • Urban 107,294
Postal code 31001
Area code(s) +591 4
Website Official website
In Hispanic countries, Montero is also the name for Mitsubishi Pajero or Mitsubishi Challenger.
For people named Montero, see Montero (name)

Montero is a city & a municipality in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, about 50 km north of Santa Cruz de la Sierra. Population 109,503 (2012).[1] Montero has experienced growth in recent decades, becoming an important city in this region.

Montero has an elevation of 300 meters above sea level and an average temperature of 23 °C. The city is predominantly agricultural, producing soybeans, cotton, corn and rice.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Gazetteer". Archived from the original on 2013-01-11.