Turbaná, Bolívar

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Turbaná
Municipality and town
Location of the municipality and town of Turbana, Bolívar in the Bolívar Department of Colombia
Location of the municipality and town of Turbana, Bolívar in the Bolívar Department of Colombia
Coordinates: 10°17′N 75°27′W / 10.283°N 75.450°W / 10.283; -75.450Coordinates: 10°17′N 75°27′W / 10.283°N 75.450°W / 10.283; -75.450
Country  Colombia
Department Bolívar
Subregion Dique bolivarense
Founded 17 July 1894
Government
 • Mayor Senen Cantillo Paternina
(2016-2019)
Area
 • Municipality and town 148 km2 (57 sq mi)
Elevation 80 m (260 ft)
Population (2015)
 • Municipality and town 72,168
 • Density 490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
 • Urban 66,913
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)
Website Official website

Turbaná is a municipality in the Bolívar department in Colombia. Most of the people living here depend on agriculture and cattle raising for their main income. There is no sewer system or dump and waste is disposed of in streams and roadways. The temperature averages from 27 to 30 °C (81 to 86 °F). Turbaná borders Turbaco and Cartagena in the north, Arjona in the south and Arjona and Turbaco in the east.

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