Segundo Frente

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Segundo Frente
Municipality
Apartment buildings in Mayarí Arriba
Apartment buildings in Mayarí Arriba
Segundo Frente municipality (red) within  Santiago Province (yellow) and Cuba
Segundo Frente municipality (red) within
Santiago Province (yellow) and Cuba
Segundo Frente is located in Cuba
Segundo Frente
Location of Segundo Frente in Cuba
Coordinates: 20°24′43″N 75°31′43″W / 20.41194°N 75.52861°W / 20.41194; -75.52861Coordinates: 20°24′43″N 75°31′43″W / 20.41194°N 75.52861°W / 20.41194; -75.52861
Country  Cuba
Province Santiago de Cuba
Seat Mayarí Arriba
Area
 • Total 540.2 km2 (208.6 sq mi)
Elevation 180 m (590 ft)
Population (2005)[1]
 • Total 40,885
 • Density 75.7/km2 (196/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
Area code(s) +53-226

Segundo Frente[1][2] (Spanish for "Second Front") is a municipality in the Santiago de Cuba Province of Cuba. Located in the northern part of the province, it is centered on the town, and municipal seat, of Mayarí Arriba.

Geography[edit]

The municipality is located north of the province, neighboring the provinces of Holguín and Guantánamo; and is partly included into Sierra Cristal National Park's territory. It borders with the municipalities of Mayarí, Frank País, Sagua de Tánamo, El Salvador, Songo-La Maya and San Luis. It counts the town of Mayarí Arriba and the villages of Boca de Micara, Loma Blanca, Sabanilla, San Benito de Mayarí, Soledad and Tumba Siete.[3]

Demographics[edit]

In 2004, the municipality of Segundo Frente had a population of 40,885.[1] With a total area of 540 km2 (210 sq mi), it has a population density of 75.7/km2 (196/sq mi).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Santiago.cu (2006). "Municipalities of Santiago de Cuba" (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 2007-12-15. Retrieved 2007-10-05. 
  2. ^ (in Spanish) Segundo Frente (article on EcuRed)
  3. ^ 5919054 (x a j h) Segundo Frente on OpenStreetMap

External links[edit]

Media related to Segundo Frente at Wikimedia Commons