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Puerto Cabello

Full namePuerto Cabello
Official namePuerto Cabello
CountiesPuerto Cabello
MayorEconomista Rafael Lacava Evangelista (2008 - 2012)
Total Area281.4 sq mi (729 km2)
Total Population201.511 (INE, 2010) (2001)

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Puerto Cabello (-esˈpweɾto kaˈβeʝo) is a city on the north coast of Venezuela. It is located in Carabobo State about 75 km west of Caracas. As of 2001, the city has a population of around 154,000 people. The city is the home to the largest port in the country and is thus a vital cog in the country's vast oil industry. Its name translates to 'Port Hair' in English.

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