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Full nameBayamo
Official nameBayamo
Settlement typeMunicipality
EstablishedNovember 15, 1513
Incorporated1827 (city)
Total Area354.3 sq mi (918 km2)
Elevation180.4 ft (55 m)
Total Population222118 (2004)
Density (pop.)242.0/km2 (626.8/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEST (UTC-5)
Area code+53-23

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Bayamo is the capital city of the Granma Province of Cuba, and one of the largest cities in the Oriente region.

The community of Bayamo lies on a plain by the Bayamon River. It is affected by the violent Bayamo wind.

One of the most important education institutions in the province is the University of Granma.

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