Taguasco

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Taguasco
Municipality
Taguasco municipality (red) within  Sancti Spíritus Province (yellow) and Cuba
Taguasco municipality (red) within
Sancti Spíritus Province (yellow) and Cuba
Taguasco is located in Cuba
Taguasco
Location of Taguasco in Cuba
Coordinates: 22°00′18″N 79°15′54″W / 22.00500°N 79.26500°W / 22.00500; -79.26500Coordinates: 22°00′18″N 79°15′54″W / 22.00500°N 79.26500°W / 22.00500; -79.26500
Country  Cuba
Province Sancti Spíritus
Area[1]
 • Total 518 km2 (200 sq mi)
Elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Population (2004)[2]
 • Total 36,365
 • Density 70.2/km2 (182/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
Area code(s) +53-41

Taguasco (Spanish pronunciation: [taˈɣwasko]) is a municipality and town in the Sancti Spíritus Province of Cuba.

Geography[edit]

It is located 20 kilometres (12 mi) north-east of Sancti Spiritus, the provincial capital, and is bisected by Carretera Central highway between Cabaiguán and Jatibonico.

Demographics[edit]

In 2004, the municipality of Taguasco had a population of 36,365.[2] With a total area of 518 km2 (200 sq mi),[1] it has a population density of 70.2/km2 (182/sq mi).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Statoids (July 2003). "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-07. 
  2. ^ a b Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2007-10-07. 

External links[edit]

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