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Futaleufú Depairtment

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Departamento Futaleufú
Coordinates: 42°54′S 71°19′W / 42.900°S 71.317°W / -42.900; -71.317
Kintra Argentinae
Foondation25 Februar 1906
Foondit bi?
 • MayorRafael Williams PJ
 • Total9435 km2 (3,643 sq mi)
 (2001)2001 census [INDEC]
 • Total37,540
 • Density4.0/km2 (10/sq mi)
 • Chynge 1991-2001
Post Code
Area code(s)02945
Distance tae Buenos Aires1,998km
Distance tae Rawson, Chubut?

Futaleufú is a depairtment in the north wast o Chubut, Argentinae. Its main toun an caipital is Esquel tae the north, wi Trevelin an El Corcovado as the anerlie ither touns o significant size. Ither dounsets are Cerro Centinela, Aldea Escolar, Los Cipreses an Lago Rosario. The population o the depairtment is 37,500 inhabitants as per the 2001 census [INDEC], which represents a population density o fewer than 4 inhabitants/km².

The partido is bordered tae the north bi the Cushamen Depairtment, tae the sooth an east bi the Languiñeo depairtment an tae the wast bi Chile. The name comes frae the Futaleufú River which rises in the Los Alerces Naitional Pairk an flows throu the depairtment intae Chile an on tae the Paceefic Ocean.

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  • Depairtment information - Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Meenistry o Interior, Argentinae.

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