Quemado de Güines

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Quemado de Güines
Municipality
Quemado de Güines municipality (red) within  Villa Clara Province (yellow) and Cuba
Quemado de Güines municipality (red) within
Villa Clara Province (yellow) and Cuba
Quemado de Güines is located in Cuba
Quemado de Güines
Location of Quemado de Güines in Cuba
Coordinates: 22°47′24″N 80°15′22″W / 22.79000°N 80.25611°W / 22.79000; -80.25611Coordinates: 22°47′24″N 80°15′22″W / 22.79000°N 80.25611°W / 22.79000; -80.25611
Country  Cuba
Province Villa Clara
Founded 1667[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 338 km2 (131 sq mi)
Elevation 85 m (279 ft)
Population (2004)[3]
 • Total 22,590
 • Density 66.8/km2 (173/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
Area code(s) +53-422

Quemado de Güines (Spanish pronunciation: [keˈmaðo ðe ˈɣwines]) is a municipality and town in the Villa Clara Province of Cuba. It was founded in 1667.[1]

Geography[edit]

The municipality is divided into the poblados of Caguaguas, Carahatas, Güines, Paso Cavado, Poblado, San Valentín and Zambumbia and Jose R. Riquelme.[1]

It borders with the municipalities of Corralillo in the west, Sagua la Grande in the east, and Santo Domingo in south.

Demographics[edit]

In 2004, the municipality of Quemado de Güines had a population of 22,590.[3] With a total area of 338 km2 (131 sq mi),[2] it has a population density of 66.8/km2 (173/sq mi).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Guije.com. "Quemado de Güines" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2007-10-09. 
  2. ^ a b Statoids (July 2003). "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-09. 
  3. ^ a b Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality" (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-10-09. 

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