Santa Lucía Department

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Santa Lucía
Departamento Santa Lucía
Department
location of Departamento Santa Lucía in San Juan Province
location of Departamento Santa Lucía in San Juan Province
Coordinates: 31°32′S 68°28′W / 31.533°S 68.467°W / -31.533; -68.467
Country Argentina
Established December 4, 1942
Founded by ?
Seat Santa Lucía
Government
 • Mayor Anibal Fuentes
Area
 • Total 45 km2 (17 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 43.565 (2,001 census [INDEC])
Demonym(s) lucianesco/a
Postal Code 5400
IFAM SJU014
Area Code 0264
Patron saint Santa Lucía

Santa Lucía is a central department of San Juan Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 43.565 inhabitants in an area of 45 km², and its capital city is Santa Lucía, which is located around 1,150 km from Capital Federal.

Coordinates: 31°32′S 68°28′W / 31.533°S 68.467°W / -31.533; -68.467