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Rosario
Ceety
Clockwise frae top: the National Flag Memorial's touer an propylaeum, aerial view o the ceety, Rosario-Victoria Bridge an the Palacio de los Leones.

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Nickname(s): "Argentine Banner's Cradle", "The Argentine Chicago"[1][2]
Rosario is located in Argentina
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Location o Rosario in Argentinae
Coordinates: 32°57′S 60°40′W / 32.950°S 60.667°W / -32.950; -60.667Coordinates: 32°57′S 60°40′W / 32.950°S 60.667°W / -32.950; -60.667
Kintra Flag of Argentina.svg Argentinae
Province Bandera de la Provincia de Santa Fe.svg Santa Fe
Depairtment Rosario Depairtment
Foondit 7 October 1793
Government
 • Type 6 municipal auries
 • Intendant Mónica Fein[3] (SPA)
Area
 • City 178.69 km2 (68.99 sq mi)
Elevation 31 m (102 ft)
Population (2010 Census)[4]
 • Total 1,193,605
 • Density 6,680/km2 (17,300/sq mi)
Demonym Rosarian
Time zone ART (UTC−3)
Post code S2000
Aurie code 0341
Website rosario.gob.ar

Rosario (Spainyie pronunciation: [roˈsaɾjo]) is the lairgest ceety in the province o Santa Fe, in central Argentinae. It is located 300 km (186 mi) northwast o Buenos Aires, on the wastren shore o the Paraná River. Rosario is the third maist populous ceety in the kintra an is the maist populous nan-caipital ceety in Argentinae, wi a growin an important metropolitan aurie; Greater Rosario haes a estimatit population o 1,276,000 as o 2012.[5] Ane o its main attractions includes the neoclessical airchitectur that haes been retained ower the centuries in hunders o residences, hooses, an public biggins.

Twin ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Rosario haes a nummer o twin ceeties aroond the warld. Sisterheid greements are intendit tae foster solidarity an collaboration atween ceeties or regions that share historical links or common characteristics.

                     

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