Pilón, Cuba

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Pilón
Municipality
Pilón municipality (red) within Granma Province (yellow) and Cuba
Pilón municipality (red) within
Granma Province (yellow) and Cuba
Pilón, Cuba is located in Cuba
Pilón, Cuba
Location of Pilón in Cuba
Coordinates: 19°54′19″N 77°19′15″W / 19.90528°N 77.32083°W / 19.90528; -77.32083Coordinates: 19°54′19″N 77°19′15″W / 19.90528°N 77.32083°W / 19.90528; -77.32083
Country  Cuba
Province Granma
Area[1]
 • Total 462 km2 (178 sq mi)
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (2004)[2]
 • Total 29,751
 • Density 64.4/km2 (167/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-5 (EST)
Area code(s) +53-23

Pilón is a municipality and town in the Granma Province of Cuba. It is located on the southern coast of Cuba, in an inlet of the Caribbean Sea.

Demographics[edit]

In 2004, the municipality of Pilón had a population of 29,751.[2] With a total area of 462 km2 (178 sq mi),[1] it has a population density of 64.4/km2 (167/sq mi).

Transport[edit]

The town is crossed by the state highway "Circuito Sur de Oriente" (CSO).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Statoids (July 2003). "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-06.
  2. ^ a b Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality". Archived from the original on September 27, 2007. Retrieved 2007-10-06. (in Spanish)

External links[edit]

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