Sabaneta, Barinas

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Sabaneta is located in Venezuela
Coordinates: 8°45′8″N 69°55′57″W / 8.75222°N 69.93250°W / 8.75222; -69.93250
Country VenezuelaVenezuela
State Barinas
Municipality Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality
 • Mayor Anibal José Chávez Frías
Population (1990)
 • Total 2,490
Time zone VST (UTC-4:30)
Area code(s) 0273
Climate Aw

Sabaneta is a town in Venezuela's Barinas State. It is the birthplace of the late President of Venezuela Hugo Chávez. Sabaneta is the capital of Alberto Arvelo Torrealba Municipality in Barinas. The town was founded by Juan de Alhama in 1787. The principal industry is sugar production.

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