Rosario de Lerma

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Rosario de Lerma
City
Rosario (yellow dot) within the homonymous department (red) and Salta Province
Rosario (yellow dot) within the homonymous department (red) and Salta Province
Rosario de Lerma is located in Argentina
Rosario de Lerma
Rosario de Lerma
Location of Rosario de Lerma in Argentina
Coordinates: 24°59′S 65°35′W / 24.983°S 65.583°W / -24.983; -65.583Coordinates: 24°59′S 65°35′W / 24.983°S 65.583°W / -24.983; -65.583
Country  Argentina
Province  Salta
Department Rosario de Lerma
Population
 • Total 21,592
Time zone ART (UTC-3)
CPA base A4405
Dialing code +54 387
Climate BSk

Rosario de Lerma is a town in the center of the province of Salta, Argentina.

Overview[edit]

It has 21,592 inhabitants as per the 2001 census [INDEC], and is the head town of the Rosario de Lerma Department. It lies by the Rosario River, 35 km southwest from the provincial capital Salta and northwest of the Cabra Corral Dam.

External links[edit]

Media related to Rosario de Lerma at Wikimedia Commons

  • Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (Spanish)
  • Rosario de Lerma at the Chamber of Deputies of Salta.