Godoy Cruz, Mendoza

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Godoy Cruz
Saunt Vincent Ferrer Kirk
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Coordinates: 32°55′S 68°50′W / 32.917°S 68.833°W / -32.917; -68.833
Kintra Argentinae
ProvinceMendoza
DepairtmentGodoy Cruz
Population
 • Total182,977
Time zoneUTC-3 (ART)
CPA base
M5501
Dialin code+54 261

Godoy Cruz is a ceety in the province o Mendoza, Argentinae. It haes 183,000 inhabitants as per the 2001 census [INDEC], an is pairt o the metropolitan aurie o the provincial caipital (Mendoza).

Godoy Cruz wis initially kent as Villa de San Vicente (syne 1872) an then as Villa Belgrano (1889). On 9 Februar 1909 it receivit ceety status an its current name, in homage tae Dr. Tomás Godoy Cruz, who representit the province o Mendoza in the Congress o Tucumán an wis a provincial govrenor an legislator an aw.

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