Delta Amacuro

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The Orinoco River delta
The Orinoco River delta
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Motto(s): 
La Paz en la Federación
(Inglis: The Peace in the Federation)
Location athin Venezuela
Location athin Venezuela
KintraVenezuela
Created1991[c]
CaipitalTucupita
Govrenment
 • GovrenorLizeta Hernández (2008–2012)
Area
 • Total40,200 km2 (15,500 sq mi)
Aurie rank7t
 4,39% of Venezuela
Population
 (2007 est.)
 • Tot152,700
 • Rank23rd
 0.42% o Venezuela
Time zoneUTC-04:00
ISO 3166 codeVE-Y
Emblematic treeMangle rojo (Rhizophora mangle)
^[c] Prior tae this date, Delta Amacuro haed Federal Territory status, grantit in 1884.

Delta Amacuro State (Spaingie: Estado Delta Amacuro, IPA: [esˈtaðo ˈðelta amaˈkuɾo]) is ane o the 23 states o Venezuela, an is the location o the Orinoco Delta. The Paria Guwf an the Atlantic Ocean are foond tae the north, Bolívar State is foond tae the sooth, the Atlantic Ocean an Guyana are foond tae the east, an Monagas is foond tae the wast. The state caipital ceety is Tucupita.

Delta Amacuro State covers a total surface aurie o 40,200 km² an, in 2007, haed an estimatit population o 152,700.

Municipalities an municipal seats[eedit | eedit soorce]

Delta Amacuro is dividit intae fower municipalities (wi a total o 22 parishes):

Municipality Caipital Surface
km²
Population
2001
Localition
Antonio Díaz Curiapo 22.746,49 19.308 Venezuela - Delta Amacuro - Antonio Díaz.svg
Casacoima Sierra Imataca 2.920,69 29.200 Venezuela - Delta Amacuro - Casacoima.svg
Pedernales Pedernales 3.537 6.990 Venezuela - Delta Amacuro - Pedernales.svg
Tucupita Tucupita 10.996 72.856 Venezuela - Delta Amacuro - Tucupita.svg

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