Barinas (state)

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State of Venezuela
Flag of Barinas
Coat of arms of Barinas
Coat of arms
Motto(s): Dios y Federación
(English: God and Federation)
Anthem: Himno del Estado Barinas
Location within Venezuela
Location within Venezuela
Country Venezuela
Created 1937
Capital Barinas
 • Governor Argenis Chávez (2017–present)
 • Total 35,200 km2 (13,600 sq mi)
Area rank 8th
  3.84% of Venezuela
Population (2011)
 • Total 816,264
 • Rank 15th
  2.87% of Venezuela
Time zone UTC-04:00
ISO 3166 code VE-E
Emblematic tree Cedro (Cedrela odorata)

Barinas (Spanish: Estado Barinas, IPA: [esˈtaðo βaˈɾinas]) is one of the 23 States of Venezuela. The state capital is Barinas.

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Coordinates: 8°38′N 70°12′W / 8.633°N 70.200°W / 8.633; -70.200