Santiago del Estero Province

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Santiago del Estero
Province

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Location of Santiago del Estero within Argentina
Coordinates: 27°47′S 64°16′W / 27.783°S 64.267°W / -27.783; -64.267Coordinates: 27°47′S 64°16′W / 27.783°S 64.267°W / -27.783; -64.267
Country Argentina
Capital Santiago del Estero
departments 27
Municipalities 28
Government
 • Governor Gerardo Zamora (UCR)
 • Legislature Chamber of Deputies (40)
 • National Deputies
7
 • National Senators Emilio Rached, Ada Del Valle Iturrez, Ana María Corradi de Beltrán
Area
Ranked 9th
 • Total 136,351 km2 (52,645 sq mi)
Population (2010[1])
 • Total 896,461 (Ranked 12th)
 • Density 6.6/km2 (17/sq mi)
Demonym santiagueño
Time zone ART (UTC−3)
ISO 3166 code AR-G

Santiago del Estero is a province of Argentina. It is in the north of the country. The province is home to the Copo National Park.

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