San Pedro de la Paz

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San Pedro de la Paz
City and Commune
Location of San Pedro de la Paz commune in the Biobío Region
Location of San Pedro de la Paz commune in the Biobío Region
Country Chile
Region Biobío
Province Concepción
Government[1][2]
 • Type Municipality
 • Alcalde Audito Retamal Lazo (Ind.)
Area[3]
 • Total 112.5 km2 (43.4 sq mi)
Population (2002 Census)[3]
 • Total 80,447
 • Density 715.1/km2 (1,852.1/sq mi)
 • Urban 80,159
 • Rural 288
Sex[3]
 • Men 38,571
 • Women 41,876
Time zone CLT (UTC−4)
 • Summer (DST) CLST (UTC−3)
Area code(s) 56 + 41
Website Municipality of San Pedro de la Paz

San Pedro de la Paz is a commune and city in Chile. According to the Chilean census in 2002, San Pedro de la Paz has an area of 112.5 square kilometres (43.4 sq mi) and 80,447 inhabitants.

History[change | change source]

It was founded on 1604 by the Spaniard governor Alonso de Ribera but the commune was established on 1995.

Gallery[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. (Spanish) "Asociación Chilena de Municipalidades". Retrieved 23 February 2011. 
  2. (Spanish) "Municipality of San Pedro de la Paz". Retrieved 23 February 2011. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 (Spanish) "National Statistics Institute". Retrieved 13 December 2010. 

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