Boyacá

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Depairtment o Boyacá
Departamento de Boyacá
Depairtment

Flag

Coat of arms
Motto: Boyacá, Duty of Everyone
(Spainyie: Boyacá, Deber de todos)
Boyacá shown in Colombie
Coordinates: 5°32′N 73°22′W / 5.533°N 73.367°W / 5.533; -73.367
Kintra  Colombie
Region Andean Region
Established 1858
Caipital Tunja
Government
 • Govrenor José Roso Millán (Green Pairty o Colombie Option Center)
Area
 • Total 23,189 km2 (8,953 sq mi)
Area rank 20
Population (2005)[1]
 • Total 1,211,186
 • Rank 13
 • Density 52/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-05
ISO 3166 code CO-BOY
Municipalities 123
Website www.boyaca.gov.co

Boyacá (Spainyie pronunciation: [boʝaˈka]) is ane o the 32 Depairtments o Colombie, an the remnant o ane o the oreeginal nine states o the "Unitit States o Colombie".

Boyacá is centrally locatit athin Colombia, amaist entirely athin the muntains o the Eastren Cordillera tae the border wi Venezuela, although the wastren end o the depairtment extends tae the Magdalena River at the toun o Puerto Boyacá. Boyacá borders tae the north with the Depairtment o Santander, tae the northeast wi Venezuela an the Norte de Santander, tae the east wi the Depairtments o Arauca an Casanare. tae the sooth, Boyacá borders wi the depairtment o Cundinamarca an tae the wast wi the depairtment o Antioquia coverin a total aurie o 23,102 km² (8,880 sq mi). The caipital o Boyacá is the ceety o Tunja.

Boyacá is kent as "The Land o Freedom" acause this region wis the scene o a series o battles which led tae Colombie's unthirldom frae Spain. The first ane teuk place on 25 Julie 1819 in the Pantano de Vargas an the feenal an decisive battle kent as the Battle o Boyacá wis focht on 7 August 1819 at Puente de Boyacá.

Provinces an Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

Tunja, Caipital o the Depairtment o Boyacá
Los Lanceros
Villa de Leyva
Toun o Boyacá - Monguí.

There are 13 provinces an twa special destricts in the Boyacá Department, listed below with their 123 municipalities. The depairtment haes 123 corregimientos an aw, 185 police inspectorates an numerous touns an smaw veelages spread throuoot the territory.

Municipalities are groupit intae 45 notar circuits wi 53 notars public an aw. Ane circuit main registry based in the caipital o the depairtment; Tunja an 13 ither minor registries spread athort the territory.

Central[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Cómbita
  2. Cucaita
  3. Chiquiza
  4. Chivatá
  5. Motavita
  6. Oicatá
  7. Siachoque
  8. Samacá
  9. Sora
  10. Soracá
  11. Sotaquira
  12. Toca
  13. Tunja
  14. Tuta
  15. Ventaquemada

Northren[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Boavita
  2. Covarachía
  3. La Uvita
  4. San Mateo
  5. Sativanorte
  6. Sativasur
  7. Soatá
  8. Susacón
  9. Tipacoque

Wastren[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Briceño
  2. Buenavista
  3. Caldas
  4. Chiquinquirá
  5. Coper
  6. La Victoria
  7. Maripí
  8. Muzo
  9. Otanche
  10. Pauna
  11. Quípama
  12. Saboyá
  13. San Miguel de Sema
  14. San Pablo de Borbur
  15. Tununguá

Eastren[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Almeida
  2. Chivor
  3. Guateque
  4. Guayatá
  5. La Capilla
  6. Somondoco
  7. Sutatenza
  8. Tenza

Gutiérrez[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Chiscas
  2. El Cocuy
  3. El Espino
  4. Guacamayas
  5. Güicán
  6. Panqueba

La Libertad[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Labranzagrande
  2. Pajarito
  3. Paya
  4. Pisba

Lengupá[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Berbeo
  2. Campohermoso
  3. Miraflores
  4. Páez
  5. San Eduardo
  6. Zetaquirá

Márquez[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Boyacá
  2. Ciénaga
  3. Jenesano
  4. Nuevo Colón
  5. Ramiriquí
  6. Rondón
  7. Tibaná
  8. Turmequé
  9. Úmbita
  10. Viracachá

Neira[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Chinavita
  2. Garagoa
  3. Macanal
  4. Pachavita
  5. San Luis de Gaceno
  6. Santa María

Ricaurte[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Arcabuco
  2. Chitaraque
  3. Gachantivá
  4. Moniquirá
  5. Ráquira
  6. Sáchica
  7. San José de Pare
  8. Santa Sofía
  9. Santana
  10. Sutamarchán
  11. Tinjacá
  12. Togüí
  13. Villa de Leyva

Sugamuxi[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Aquitania
  2. Cuitiva
  3. Firavitoba
  4. Gámeza
  5. Iza
  6. Mongua
  7. Monguí
  8. Nobsa
  9. Pesca
  10. Sogamoso
  11. Tibasosa
  12. Tópaga
  13. Tota

Tundama[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Belén
  2. Busbanzá
  3. Cerinza
  4. Corrales
  5. Duitama
  6. Floresta
  7. Paipa
  8. Santa Rosa de Viterbo
  9. Tutasá

Valderrama[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Beteitiva
  2. Chita
  3. Jericó
  4. Paz de Río
  5. Socotá
  6. Socha
  7. Tasco

Frontier Destrict[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Cubará

Special Handlin Zone[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Puerto Boyacá

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