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Zárate, Buenos Aires Province

Administration
Full nameZárate
Official nameZárate
CountryArgentina
ProvinceBuenos Aires
PartidoZárate
Founded1854 (Partido)
Geography
Elevation88.6 ft (27 m)
Demography
Total Population86686 (2001)
Other information
CPA BaseB 2800
Area code+54 3487

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Zárate is a city in the northeast of the . It lies on the western shore of the Paraná River, 90 km (55.9 mi) from Buenos Aires. Its population as per the 2001 is 101,271 inhabitants. It is the head town and the only city in the partido of the same name.

Zárate and Campana are main points of an important industrial region. The city is located at one end of the Zárate-Brazo Largo Bridge, which joins Buenos Aires with the province of Entre Ríos and allows communication with the Argentine Mesopotamia and from there to Brazil and Uruguay.

The city was founded on March 19th, 1854.




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