Belén Depairtment

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Departamento Belén
location o Belén Depairtment in Catamarca Province
location o Belén Depairtment in Catamarca Province
Coordinates: 27°39′S 67°02′W / 27.650°S 67.033°W / -27.650; -67.033Coordinates: 27°39′S 67°02′W / 27.650°S 67.033°W / -27.650; -67.033
Kintra Argentinae
Established 12 Julie 1658 (ceety)
Foondit bi ?
Seat Belén
 • Mayor Daniel Eduardo Ríos, FCS
 • Total 12 km2 (5 sq mi)
 • Tot 12,252 (2,001 census [INDEC])
Demonym(s) beleña/o
Aurie Code 03835
Patron saunt ?

Belén is a depairtment o Catamarca Province in Argentinae.

The provincial subdiveesion haes a population o aboot 12,000 inhabitants in a aurie o 12,945 km², an its caipital ceety is Belén, which is locatit aroond 1,465 kilometres frae Buenos Aires.

Economy[eedit | eedit soorce]

The mainstay o the economy is fermin, but thare are a nummer o mines in the depairtment an aw, wi the extraction o gowd, siller an various minerals.

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]