Barinas Municipality

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Barinas Municipality

Municipio Barinas
Banner o Barinas Municipality
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Offeecial seal o Barinas Municipality
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Map shawin the location o Barinas Municipality within Venezuela
Map shawin the location o Barinas Municipality within Venezuela
Barinas Municipality
Location in Venezuela
Coordinates: 8°37′21″N 70°12′27″W / 8.62261°N 70.20749°W / 8.62261; -70.20749Coordinates: 8°37′21″N 70°12′27″W / 8.62261°N 70.20749°W / 8.62261; -70.20749
Kintra Venezuela
StateBarinas
Municipal seatBarinas
Govrenment
 • MayorAdán Chavez (PSUV)
Area
 • Total3,304 km2 (1,276 sq mi)
Population
 (2007)
 • Tot319,387
 • Density97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−04:00 (VET)
Aurie code(s)0273
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid

The Barinas Municipality is ane o the 12 municipalities (municipios) that mak up the Venezuelan state o Barinas.[1] The toun o Barinas is the shire toun o the Barinas Municipality.[2]

Demographics[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Barinas Municipality, accordin tae a 2007 population estimate bi the Naitional Institute o Statistics o Venezuela, haes a population o 319,387 (up frae 270,779 in 2000). This amoonts tae 42.2% o the state's population.[3] The municipality's population density is 96.7 inhabitants per square kilometre (250/sq mi).[4]

Govrenment[eedit | eedit soorce]

The mayor o the Barinas Municipality is Julio César Reyes, re-electit on 31 October 2004 wi 90% o the vote.[5][6] The municipality is dividit intae 14 pairishes; Barinas, Alfredo Arvelo Larriva, San Silvestre, Santa Inés, Santa Lucía, Torunos, El Carmen, Rómulo Betancourt, Corazón de Jesús, Ramón Ignacio Méndez, Alto Barinas, Manuel Palacio Fajardo, Juan Antonio Rodríguez Domínguez, an Dominga Ortiz de Páez.[2]

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