San Lorenzo Depairtment, Santa Fe

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San Lorenzo Depairtment
Depairtment
Location o San Lorenzo Depairtment athin Santa Fe Province
Location o San Lorenzo Depairtment athin Santa Fe Province
Coordinates: 32°45′S 60°44′W / 32.750°S 60.733°W / -32.750; -60.733
Kintra  Argentinae
Province Santa Fe
Heid toun San Lorenzo
Aurie
 • Total 1,867 km2 (721 sq mi)
Population
 • Tot 142,097
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone ART (UTC-3)

The San Lorenzo Depairtment (in Spainyie, Departamento San Lorenzo) is a admeenistrative subdiveesion (departamento) o the province o Santa Fe, Argentinae. It is locatit in the sooth o the province. It limits wi the populous Rosario Depairtment an the Paraná River in the east; an frae thare (goin clockwise) wi the depairtments o Constitución (sooth), Caseros (east), Iriondo (east an north) an San Jerónimo (north).

The depairtment haes a aurie o 1,867 km² an a population o ower 140,000 inhabitants. Its heid toun an maist populatit urban centre is San Lorenzo (population 43,000). Ither ceeties an touns are Aldao, Capitán Bermúdez, Carcarañá, Coronel Arnold, Fray Luis Beltrán, Fuentes, Luis Palacios, Puerto General San Martín, Pujato, Ricardone, Roldán, San Jerónimo Sud, Timbúes, an Villa Mugueta.

The San Lorenzo Depairtment includes important ports on the Paraná River, such as the ceety o San Lorenzo itsel an Puerto General San Martín (which ships 50% o the Argentine exports o soybean). This aurie forms pairt o the so-cried Industrial Corridor an aw that stretches sooth towards Rosario an reaches up tae San Nicolás de los Arroyos.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Inforama - Municipalities o the San Lorenzo Depairtment.
  • Depairtment information - Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Meenistry o Interior, Argentinae.