Río Negro Province

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Río Negro
Banner o Río Negro
Offeecial seal o Río Negro
Provincia de Río Negro - localización en Argentina.svg
Coordinates: 40°48′S 63°00′W / 40.800°S 63.000°W / -40.800; -63.000
Kintra  Argentinae
Capital Viedma
Diveesions 13 depairtments
 • Govrenor Alberto Weretilneck
 • Senators Maria Jose Bongiorno, Miguel Ángel Pichetto, Pablo Verani
 • Total 203,013 km2 (78,384 sq mi)
Population (2010[1])
 • Tot 638,645
 • Rank 15t
 • Density 3.1/km2 (8.1/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Rionegrino
Time zone ART
ISO 3166 code AR-R
Wabsteid rionegro.gov.ar

Río Negro (Spaingie pronunciation: [ˈri.o ˈneɣɾo], Black River) is a province o Argentinae, locatit at the northren edge o Patagonie. Neebourin provinces are frae the sooth clockwise Chubut, Neuquén, Mendoza, La Pampa an Buenos Aires. Tae the east lees the Atlantic Ocean.

Its caipital is Viedma. Ither important ceeties include the ski resort toun o Bariloche, Cipolletti an General Roca.

Poleetical diveesion[eedit | eedit soorce]

Poleetical diveesion o the northren Patagonie; caipital ceeties an heids o depairtments labeled, naitional roads an main rivers.

The province is dividit intae 13 departments:

Depairtment (Caipital)

Source for depairtment names:[2]

See an aw[eedit | eedit soorce]

View o Lake Nahuel Huapi an the ceety o Bariloche.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Censo 2010 Argentina resultados definitivos: mapas". Retrieved 2012-08-15. 
  2. "Departments". ARGENTINA: Río Negro. Citypopulation.de. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 

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