Samborondón

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Samborondón
Samborondón
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Samborondón is located in Ecuador
Samborondón
Samborondón
Location in Ecuador
Coordinates: 2°11′S 79°53′W / 2.183°S 79.883°W / -2.183; -79.883Coordinates: 2°11′S 79°53′W / 2.183°S 79.883°W / -2.183; -79.883
Country Ecuador
ProvinceGuayas
CantonSamborondón Canton
Government
 • MayorJuan José Yúnez
Area
 • Total252 km2 (97 sq mi)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total11,030
Time zoneUTC-5 (ECT)
ClimateAw
Websitehttp://www.samborondon.gov.ec

Samborondón is one of the cantons of Guayas province in Ecuador.

Samborondón was founded on May 24, 1776 and got its independence on October 10, 1820.

Since October 31, 1955 the suburb has been a canton. The canton has 105 localities and two urban parishes (La Puntilla) and Samborondón Town (Cabecera cantonal) and one rural parish (Tarifa).[1]

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