Coyhaique

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Coihaique
Coyhaique
City and Commune
Panoramic view of the city
Coat of arms
Coat of arms
Location of the Coihaique commune in Los Aisén Region
Location of the Coihaique commune in Aisén Region
Coordinates (city): 45°34′S 72°04′W / 45.567°S 72.067°W / -45.567; -72.067Coordinates: 45°34′S 72°04′W / 45.567°S 72.067°W / -45.567; -72.067
Country Chile
Region Aisén
Province Coihaique
Founded as Baquedano
Founded 1929
Government[1] [2]
 • Type Municipality
 • Alcalde Omar Muñoz Sierra (UDI)
Area[3]
 • Total 7,290.2 km2 (2,814.8 sq mi)
Population (2002 Census)[3]
 • Total 50,041
 • Density 6.86415/km2 (17.77806/sq mi)
 • Urban 44,850
 • Rural 5,191
Demonym Coyhaiquino
Sex[3]
 • Men 25,453
 • Women 24,588
Time zone CLT (UTC−4)
 • Summer (DST) CLST (UTC−3)
Area code(s) 56 +

Coyhaique is a Chilean city with 50.041 inhabitants (2002 census).

History[change | edit source]

Coyhaique was founded like Baquedano on 1929.

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