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El Bosque, Chile

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El Bosque
Map o El Bosque commune in Greater Santiago
Map o El Bosque commune in Greater Santiago
El Bosque is located in Chile
El Bosque
El Bosque
Location in Chile
Coordinates (city): 33°34′S 70°40′W / 33.567°S 70.667°W / -33.567; -70.667
RegionSantiago Metro.
Foondit28 November 1981
 • TeepMunicipality
 • AlcaldeSadi Melo Moya
 • Total14.1 km2 (5.4 sq mi)
587 m (1,926 ft)
 (2002 Census)[2]
 • Total175,594
 • Density12,000/km2 (32,000/sq mi)
 • Urban
 • Rural
 • Men86,435
 • Weemen89,159
Time zoneUTC-4 (CLT [3])
 • Summer (DST)UTC-3 (CLST [4])
WebsiteMunicipality of El Bosque

El Bosque (Spaingie for "the forest") is a commune o Chile locatit in Santiago Province, Santiago Metropolitan Region. The commune spans an aurie o 14.1 km2 (5 sq mi).[2]

Demografics[eedit | eedit soorce]

Accordin tae the 2002 census o the Naitional Statistics Institute, El Bosque spans an aurie o 14.1 km2 (5 sq mi) an haes 175,594 inhabitants (86,435 men an 89,159 weemen), makkin the commune an entirely urban aurie. The population grew bi 1.6% (2,740 persons) atween the 1992 an 2002 censuses.[2]

Ither statistics

Admeenistration[eedit | eedit soorce]

As a commune, El Bosque is a third-level admeenistrative diveesion o Chile admeenistered bi a municipal cooncil, heidit bi an alcalde who is directly electit ivery fower years. The 2008-2012 alcalde is Sadi Melo Moya.[1]

Athin the electoral diveesions o Chile, El Bosque is representit in the Chamber o Deputies bi Mr. Tucapel Jiménez (PPD) an Mr. Iván Moreira (UDI) as pairt o the 27t electoral destrict, (thegither wi La Cisterna an San Ramón). The commune is representit in the Senate bi Soledad Alvear Valenzuela (PDC) an Pablo Longueira Montes (UDI) as pairt o the 8t senatorial constituency (Santiago-East).

Transportation[eedit | eedit soorce]

The El Bosque airport serves El Bosque commune.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. a b (in Spaingie) "Municipality of El Bosque". Archived frae the original on 29 October 2014. Retrieved 10 December 2010.
  2. a b c d e (in Spaingie) "National Statistics Institute". Retrieved 8 September 2010.
  3. "Chile Time". WorldTimeZones.org. Archived frae the original on 13 Julie 2010. Retrieved 13 September 2010.
  4. "Chile Summer Time". WorldTimeZones.org. Archived frae the original on 11 September 2007. Retrieved 13 September 2010.
  5. (in Spaingie) "The Trajectories of Human Development in the Communes of Chile (1994-2003)" (PDF). Government of Chile, Mideplán. UNDP. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 3 December 2012. Retrieved 13 September 2010.

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