Rufino, Santa Fe

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Rufino is locatit in Argentinae
Location o Rufino in Argentinae
Coordinates: 34°16′S 62°42′W / 34.267°S 62.700°W / -34.267; -62.700Coordinates: 34°16′S 62°42′W / 34.267°S 62.700°W / -34.267; -62.700
ProvinceSanta Fe
DepairtmentGeneral López
 • Total1,021 km2 (394 sq mi)
 • Tot18,372
 • Density18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-3 (ART)
CPA base
Dialin code+54 3382

Rufino is a ceety in the province o Santa Fe, Argentinae. It haes 18,372 inhabitants as per the 2001 census [INDEC]. It lees on the soothwast o the province, 416 km (258 mi) frae the provincial caipital Santa Fe, near the borders wi Córdoba (wast) an Buenos Aires (south), on the intersection o Naitional Routes 33 an 7.

The toun wis foondit bi Gerónimo Segundo Rufino in 1886, as the railwey line that linkit Diego de Alvear, Santa Fe, tae Villa Mercedes, San Luis, wis inauguratit. The plans for the new toun wur appruivit bi the govrenorship o Santa Fe on 29 Mairch 1889, which is acknawledgit as the offeecial foondation date.

Notable fowk born in Rufino[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Municipality o Rufino — Offeecial wabsteid.
  • Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Meenistry o Interior, Argentinae. (in Spaingie)
  • "Rufino, Santa Fe". Santa Fe provincial govrenment.