Puerto Varas

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Puerto Varas
View of Puerto Varas with Osorno Volcano and Llanquihue Lake in the background.
View of Puerto Varas with Osorno Volcano and Llanquihue Lake in the background.
Flag
Flag
Coat of arms
Coat of arms
Location of Puerto Varas commune in Los Lagos Region
Location of Puerto Varas commune in Los Lagos Region
CountryChile
RegionLos Lagos
ProvinceLlanquihue
Founded asPuerto Varas
Founded12 February 1854
Government
 • TypeMunicipality
 • AlcaldeALVARO BERGER SCHMIDT (PS)
Area
 • Total4,064.9 km2 (1,569.5 sq mi)
Elevation
5 m (16 ft)
Population
(2002 Census)[2]
 • Total32,912
 • Density8.1/km2 (21/sq mi)
 • Urban
24,309
 • Rural
8,603
Demonym(s)Puertovarino
Sex
 • Men16,645
 • Women16,267
Time zoneUTC−4 (CLT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−3 (CLST)
Area code(s)56 + 65
WebsiteOfficial website (Spanish)

Puerto Varas is a city and commune of Chile with 32.912 inhabitants according with the INE census of 2002.

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References[change | change source]

  1. (Spanish) "Municipality of Puerto Varas". Retrieved 1 January 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 (Spanish) "National Statistics Institute". Retrieved 13 December 2010.

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