Viña del Mar

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Viña del Mar
City and Commune
The Clock of Viña del Mar, on March 1, 2011.
Flag
Flag

Coat of arms
Nickname(s): Ciudad Jardín (Garden City)
Map of the Viña del Mar commune in Valparaíso Region
Map of the Viña del Mar commune in Valparaíso Region
Coordinates (city): 33°0′S 71°31′W / 33°S 71.517°W / -33; -71.517Coordinates: 33°0′S 71°31′W / 33°S 71.517°W / -33; -71.517
Country Chile
Region Valparaíso
Province Valparaíso
Viña del Mar May 31, 1878
Government[1]
 • Type Municipality
 • Alcalde Virginia Reginato Bozzo (UDI)
Area[2]
 • Total 121.6 km2 (47.0 sq mi)
Population (2002 Census)[2]
 • Total 286,931
 • Density 2,359.6/km2 (6,111.4/sq mi)
 • Urban 286,931
 • Rural 0
Sex[2]
 • Men 136,318
 • Women 150,613
Time zone CLT[3] (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) CLST[4] (UTC)

Viña del Mar is a Chilean city and commune with 286.931 inhabitants (2002 census). It was created in 1878.

References[change | edit source]

  1. (Spanish) "Municipality of Viña del Mar". http://www.munivina.cl/. Retrieved November 15, 2010.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 (Spanish) "National Statistics Institute". http://www.ine.cl/canales/chile_estadistico/censos_poblacion_vivienda/censo_pobl_vivi.php. Retrieved August 10, 2010.
  3. "Chile Time". WorldTimeZones.org. http://www.world-time-zones.org/zones/chile-time.htm. Retrieved July 26, 2010.
  4. "Chile Summer Time". WorldTimeZones.org. http://www.world-time-zones.org/zones/chile-summer-time.htm. Retrieved July 26, 2010.

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