Villa Cañás

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Villa Cañás
Flag of Villa Cañás
Flag
Coat of arms of Villa Cañás
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Villa Cañás is located in Argentina
Villa Cañás
Villa Cañás
Location of Villa Cañás in Argentina
Coordinates: 34°0′S 61°36′W / 34.000°S 61.600°W / -34.000; -61.600Coordinates: 34°0′S 61°36′W / 34.000°S 61.600°W / -34.000; -61.600
Country Argentina
Province Santa Fe
DepartmentGeneral López
Government
 • MayorAlberto Domingo Romagnoli (Socialist Party)
Area
 • Total591 km2 (228 sq mi)
Elevation
100 m (300 ft)
Population
 (2010 census)
 • Total9,433
 • Density16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Demonym(s)cañaseño
Time zoneUTC-3 (ART)
CPA base
S2607
Dialing code+54 3462

Villa Cañás is a small city in the south of the province of Santa Fe, Argentina, some 370 km from the provincial capital and not far from Venado Tuerto. It has about 9,400 inhabitants as per the 2010 census [INDEC].

The city was founded in 1902 by Juan Cañás, and acknowledged as a comuna (a minor municipality) on 1903-03-07.

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References[edit]

In Spanish.

  • Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (in Spanish)
  • "Villa Cañás". Santa Fe provincial government.