Tinogasta Department

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Tinogasta
Departamento Tinogasta
Department
location of Tinogasta Department in Catamarca Province
location of Tinogasta Department in Catamarca Province
Country Argentina
Established ?
Founded by ?
Capital Tinogasta
Government
 • Mayor Hugo Ávila, FJ
Area
 • Total 23 km2 (9 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 22,570 (2,001 census [INDEC])
Demonym tinogasteña/o
Postal Code K5340
IFAM CAT032
Area Code 03837
Coordinates 28°4′S 67°34′W / 28.067°S 67.567°W / -28.067; -67.567
Patron saint ?
Website http://www.camsencat.gov.ar/tinogas.html

Tinogasta is a western department of Catamarca Province in Argentina.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 22,500 inhabitants in an area of 23,582km², and its capital city is Tinogasta, which is located around 1,415km from Buenos Aires.

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