Martí, Cuba

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This airticle is aboot the ceety in Cuba. For ither uisses, see Martí.
Martí, Cuba is locatit in Cuba
Martí, Cuba
Location o Martí in Cuba
Coordinates: 22°57′8″N 80°55′0″W / 22.95222°N 80.91667°W / 22.95222; -80.91667
Kintra  Cuba
Province Matanzas
Foundit 1835 (Hato Nuevo)[1]
Established 1879
 • Total 1,070 km2 (410 sq mi)
Elevation 20 m (70 ft)
Population (2004)[3]
 • Tot 23,475
 • Density 21.9/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
Aurie code(s) +53-56

Martí is a toun an municipality in north-eastren section o Cuba's Matanzas Province.

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

The municipality is dividit intae the barrios o Guamutas, Lacret, La Teja, Martí, Máximo Gómez, Motembo an Río de la Palma.[1]

It is locatit on the north-central coast o Cuba, an includes the lagoons Inglés, Bibanasí an Majagüillar, aw extensions o the Bay o Santa Clara (Bahia de Santa Clara). Its territory is crossed bi the rivers La Palma, Júcaro an San Manuel.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The toun wis foondit in 1835 unner the name Hato Nuevo[1] on the location o the Bibanosí ranch. On 24 December 1898 the name wis chyngit tae Martí, in honour o unthirldom hero José Martí.

Demografics[eedit | eedit soorce]

In 2004, the municipality o Martí haed a population o 23,475.[3] Wi a total aurie o 1,070 km2 (410 sq mi),[2] it haes a population densitie o 21.9/km2 (57/sq mi).

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Martí". Retrieved 2007-10-07.  (in Spaingie)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Statoids (2003). "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-07.  Unkent parameter |month= ignored (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality". Archived frae the oreeginal on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-10-07.  (in Spaingie)