|Municipality and town|
Church of Nobsa
Location of the municipality and town of Nobsa in the Boyacá Department of Colombia
|Founded||9 January 1593|
|Founded by||Jerónimo Holguín & Misael Millán|
|• Mayor||Luís Hernando Calixto Paipa
|• Municipality and town||55.39 km2 (21.39 sq mi)|
|• Urban||13.9 km2 (5.4 sq mi)|
|Elevation||2,510 m (8,230 ft)|
|• Municipality and town||16,271|
|• Density||290/km2 (760/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)|
Nobsa is a town and municipality in the Sugamuxi Province, part of the Colombian department of Boyacá. The urban centre is situated on the Altiplano Cundiboyacense at 125 kilometres (78 mi) from the national capital Bogotá at an altitude of 2,510 metres (8,230 ft). Other parts of the municipality range in altitude between 2,500 metres (8,200 ft) and 3,300 metres (10,800 ft). The Chicamocha River flows through Nobsa. The municipality borders Santa Rosa de Viterbo and Floresta in the north, Corrales and Tópaga in the east, Tibasosa and Santa Rosa de Viterbo in the west and in the south Tibasosa and Santa Rosa de Viterbo.
Modern Nobsa was founded on January 9, 1593 by Jerónimo Holguín and Misael Millán.
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