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Map o Mostazal commune in O'Higgins Region
Map o Mostazal commune in O'Higgins Region
Location in Chile
Location in Chile
Location in Chile
Coordinates: 33°59′S 70°41′W / 33.983°S 70.683°W / -33.983; -70.683Coordinates: 33°59′S 70°41′W / 33.983°S 70.683°W / -33.983; -70.683
RegionO'Higgins Region
ProvinceCachapoal Province
 • TeepMunicipality
 • AlcaldeSergio Medel Acosta
 • Total523.9 km2 (202.3 sq mi)
486 m (1,594 ft)
 (2012 Census)[2]
 • Total23,430
 • Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
 • Urban
 • landwart
 • Men11,038
 • weemen10,828
Area code(s)(+56) 72
WebsiteMunicipality o Mostazal

Mostazal (Spaingie pronunciation: [mostaˈsal]) is a Chilean commune in Cachapoal Province, O'Higgins Region. The caipital o the commune is the ceety o San Francisco de Mostazal.

Geography[eedit | eedit soorce]

The commune spans an aurie o 523.9 km2 (202 sq mi).[2] The Plaza de San Francisco haes an elevation o 500 m (1,640 ft).

Demographics[eedit | eedit soorce]

According tae the 2002 census o the National Statistics Institute, Mostazal haes 21,866 inhabitants (11,038 men an 10,828 weemen). o these, 17,903 (81.9%) lived in urban auries an 3,963 (18.1%) in landwart auries. The population grew bi 20.6% (3,728 persons) atween the 1992 an 2002 censuses.[2]

Administration[eedit | eedit soorce]

As a commune, Mostazal is a third-level admeenistrative diveesion o Chile administered bi a municipal cooncil, headed bi an alcalde who is directly electit every four years. The 2008-2012 (-2018) alcalde is Sergio Medel Acosta. The cooncil haes the following members:[1]

  • Sergio Medel Acosta

Giovanna Flores Pinto (ind./PDC)

Santiago Garate Espinoza (Evópoli)

Pablo Garrido Rubio (PRSD)

Wildo Ibarra Quijada (UDI)

Teresita Reyes Ovalle (Ind./Evópoli)

José Vega Aguayo (PS)

Athin the electoral divisions o Chile, Mostazal is representit in the Chamber o Deputies bi Mr. Eugenio Bauer (UDI) an Mr. Ricardo Rincón (PDC) as pairt o the 33rd electoral district, (thegither wi Graneros, Codegua, Machalí, Requínoa, Rengo, Olivar, Doñihue, Coinco, Coltauco, Quinta de Tilcoco an Malloa). The commune is representit in the Senate bi Alejandro García-Huidobro (UDI) an Juan Pablo Letelier Morel (PS) as pairt o the 9t senatorial constituency (O'Higgins Region).

See also[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. a b "Municipality o Mostazal" (in Spainish). Retrieved 30 November 2010.
  2. a b c d e "National Statistics Institute" (in Spainish). Retrieved 30 November 2010.

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