Santa María, Paraguay
|Santa María de Fe|
|• Intendente Municipal||Damián García (PLRA)|
|• Total||520 km2 (200 sq mi)|
|Elevation||130 m (430 ft)|
|• Density||14/km2 (37/sq mi)|
|Area code(s)||(595) (781)|
The district of Santa María de Fe is located in the Eastern Region of Paraguay. It's located 253 km south of Asuncion, the capital of the country, one arrives at Santa Maria, taking the National Route Number 1, and then taking a detour between the cities of San Ignacio and Santa Rosa.
The district of Santa María is bordered by the following districts:
- North: district of San Miguel and the department of Caazapá
- East: district of Santa Rosa
- South: districts of San Ignacio and Santa Rosa
- West: San Ignacio
According to the 2002 Census, Santa María has a total population of 7,385 inhabitants, of which 1,981 lives in the urban area of the district.