Dos de Abril Department

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Dos de Abril
Departamento 2 de Abril (Chaco - Argentina) .png
Location of Dos de Abril in Chaco (Argentina)
Capital Hermoso Campo
population 7,435 (2001, INDEC)
surface 1,594 km²
Population density 4.7 inhabitants / km²

The Dos de Abril Department is located in the southwest of the Chaco Province in northwest Argentina and is one of the province's 25 administrative units .

It borders on the Doce de Octubre Department in the north, the Mayor Luis Jorge Fontana Department in the east, the Fray Justo Santa María de Oro Department in the south and the Doce de Octubre and Fray Justo Santa María de Oro Department in the west .

The capital of the Dos de Abril Department is Hermoso Campo . It is 250 kilometers from the provincial capital Resistencia and around 1,100 kilometers from Buenos Aires .


According to INDEC estimates, the population rose from 7,435 inhabitants (2001) to 9,251 inhabitants in 2005.

cities and communes

The Departamento Dos de Abril consists of a single municipality ( Municipio ):

Coordinates: 27 ° 36 ′  S , 61 ° 21 ′  W