Quinta de Tilcoco

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Quinta de Tilcoco
Iglesia de Guacarhue
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Map o the Quinta de Tilcoco commune in the O'Higgins Region
Map o the Quinta de Tilcoco commune in the O'Higgins Region
Quinta de Tilcoco is locatit in Chile
Quinta de Tilcoco
Quinta de Tilcoco
Location in Chile
Coordinates (ceety): 34°21′17″S 70°57′49″W / 34.35472°S 70.96361°W / -34.35472; -70.96361Coordinates: 34°21′17″S 70°57′49″W / 34.35472°S 70.96361°W / -34.35472; -70.96361
CountryChile
RegionO'Higgins Region
ProvinceCachapoal Province
Govrenment
 • TeepMunicipality
 • AlcaldeNelson Patricio Barrios
Area
 • Total93.2 km2 (36.0 sq mi)
Elevation
276 m (906 ft)
Population
 (2012 Census)[2]
 • Tot12,379
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
 • Urban
5,850
 • landwart
5,530
Sex
 • Men5,811
 • weemen5,569
Time zoneUTC-4 (CLT [3])
 • Summer (DST)UTC-3 (CLST [4])
Aurie code(s)(+56) 72
WabsteidMunicipality o Quinta de Tilcoco

Quinta de Tilcoco is a Chilean commune an ceety in Cachapoal Province, O'Higgins Region.

Demographics[eedit | eedit soorce]

According tae the 2002 census o the National Statistics Institute, Quinta de Tilcoco spans an aurie o 93.2 km2 (36 sq mi) an haes 11,380 inhabitants (5,811 men an 5,569 weemen). o these, 5,850 (51.4%) lived in urban auries an 5,530 (48.6%) in landwart auries. The population grew bi 5.5% (598 persons) atween the 1992 an 2002 censuses.[2]

Administration[eedit | eedit soorce]

As a commune, Quinta de Tilcoco 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 2008-2002 alcalde is Nelson Patricio Barrios.[1]

Athin the electoral divisions o Chile, Quinta de Tilcoco 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 Mostazal, Graneros, Codegua, Machalí, Requínoa, Rengo, Olivar, Doñihue, Coinco, Coltauco an Malloa). The commune is representit in the Senate bi Andrés Chadwick Piñera (UDI) an Juan Pablo Letelier Morel (PS) as pairt o the 9t senatorial constituency (O'Higgins Region).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Municipality o Quinta de Tilcoco" (in Spaingie). Retrieved 10 November 2010. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "National Statistics Institute" (in Spaingie). Retrieved 10 November 2010. 
  3. "Chile Time". WorldTimeZones.org. Retrieved 26 September 2010. 
  4. "Chile Summer Time". WorldTimeZones.org. Retrieved 26 September 2010. 

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