Monte Grande

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For ither uises, see Monte Grande (disambiguation).
Monte Grande
Santamarina Avenue an the Kirk o Immaculate Conception.
Santamarina Avenue an the Kirk o Immaculate Conception.
Monte Grande is locatit in Greater Buenos Aires
Monte Grande
Monte Grande
Coordinates: 34°49′S 58°28′W / 34.817°S 58.467°W / -34.817; -58.467Coordinates: 34°49′S 58°28′W / 34.817°S 58.467°W / -34.817; -58.467
Country  Argentinae
Province Bandera Buenos Aires.svg Buenos Aires
Partido Esteban Echeverría
Foondit 3 Apryle 1889
Elevation 17 m (56 ft)
Population (2001 census [INDEC])
 • Tot 1,644
 • Density 4,858/km2 (12,580/sq mi)
CPA Base B 1842
Aurie code(s) +54 11

Monte Grande is a ceety whilk fuirms pairt o the Greater Buenos Aires urban agglomeration. It is the caipital o the Esteban Echeverría Partido in Buenos Aires Province, Argentinae. It wis foondit on 3 Apryle 1889, bi a company namit Sociedad Coni, Sansisena y Cía., an currently haes a aurie o 22.57 km² an a population o 109,644 inhabitants (2001 census [INDEC]).

Namit for the Pago de Monte Grande foondit bi a Spainyie Empire Conquistador, the toun initially grew aroond tala an ombú wids, tae whilk vineyards an peach trees wis later addit. The Sociedad Coni, Sansinena y Cía., prominent Avellaneda-aurie saladero operators, purchased the laund frae the Fair faimily in 1889; Govrenor Máximo Paz signed a bill establishin Monte Grande on 3 Apryle o that year. Amang Monte Grande's first significant businesses wur kiln opened bi Coni & Sansinena, an the Bon Marché mercat. Esteban Echeverría Partido wis established in 1913, wi Monte Grande as its coonty seat. A nummer o meat packin plants operatit here throu hintle o the 20t century, tho thae hinderly closed. A Coca Cola bottlin plant an the Sofía Santamarina Hospital became twa o the lairgest employers in the ceety, whilk became a bedroom commonty wi a services-orientit economy.[1]

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  1. "Origen del Pueblo de Monte Grande". Historia Metro Campomar. 

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