Mendoza, Argentinae

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(Frae top tae bottom; frae left tae richt) View o Mendoza frae Cerro de la Gloria; Monument tae the Airmy o the Andes, on the summit o Cerro de la Gloria; Provincial Executive Biggin; Provincial Judiciary an Entry tae Parque San Martín.
Mendoza is located in Argentina
Location in Argentinae
Coordinates: 32°53′00″S 68°49′00″W / 32.88333°S 68.81667°W / -32.88333; -68.81667Coordinates: 32°53′00″S 68°49′00″W / 32.88333°S 68.81667°W / -32.88333; -68.81667
Kintra Argentinae
Province Mendoza
Depairtment Caipital
Settled 1561
Founded by Pedro del Castillo
 • Intendant Víctor Fayad, Radical Civic Union (UCR)
 • Ceety 54 km2 (21 sq mi)
Elevation 746.5 m (2,449.1 ft)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Ceety 112,900
 • Density 2,055.4/km2 (5,323/sq mi)
 • Urban 848,660
 • Demonym Mendocenean (Mendocino/-a Spainyie)
Time zone ART (UTC−3)
CPA Base M 5500
Area code(s) +54 261

Mendoza (Spainyie pronunciation: [menˈdosa]) is the caipital ceety o Mendoza Province, in Argentinae. It is locatit in the northren-central pairt o the province, in a region o fuithills an heich plains, on the eastren side o the Andes. As o the 2001 census [INDEC], Mendoza's population wis 110,993. The metropolitan population wis 848,660 in 2001, makkin Greater Mendoza the fowert lairgest census metropolitan aurie in the kintra.

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Annual Estimates of the Censo 2008 - Resultados provinciales Mendoza". INDEC. 2008. Archived from the original on 2011-05-20. Retrieved 2008-03-11. 

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