Turmero

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Turmero

Villa de Nuestra Señora de Candelaria de Turmero
Turmero, Urb. San Pablo.jpg
Part of Turmero
Flag of Turmero
Flag
Official seal of Turmero
Seal
Turmero is located in Venezuela
Turmero
Turmero
Coordinates: 10°13′42″N 67°28′21″W / 10.22833°N 67.47250°W / 10.22833; -67.47250Coordinates: 10°13′42″N 67°28′21″W / 10.22833°N 67.47250°W / 10.22833; -67.47250
CountryVenezuela
StateAragua
CountiesMariño
Founded27 November 1620
Government
 • MayorAlberto Mora (2013 – in office)
Area
 • Total36.28 km2 (14.01 sq mi)
Elevation
446 m (1,463 ft)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total51,235
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
 • Demonym
Turmereno(-a)
Postal code
2115
Area code(s)+58 244
ClimateAw
Websitesantiagomarino-aragua.gov.ve

Turmero is a city in the state of Aragua in northern Venezuela. It is the capital of Santiago Mariño Municipality.

The city was officially established on 27 November 1620 with the founding of a church, Iglesia Nuestra Señora de Candelaria, in an existing village.

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