General Güemes Department (Chaco)
|Capital||Juan José Castelli|
|population||62,227 (2001, INDEC)|
|Population density||2.4 inhabitants / km²|
The General Güemes department is located in the northwest of the Chaco province in northwest Argentina and is the largest department in the province in terms of area. In total, the province is divided into 25 administrative units.
It is bordered by the Formosa Province to the northeast , the Libertador General San Martín Department to the east, the Maipú Department to the south and the Almirante Brown Department and the Salta Province to the west .
cities and communes
The General Güemes Department is divided into the following municipalities:
- El Espinillo
- El Sauzalito
- Fuerte Esperanza
- Juan José Castelli
- Misión Nueva Pompeya
- Villa Río Bermejito
- Municipalidad de Juan José Castelli ( Memento of October 8, 2007 in the Internet Archive ) (Spanish)
- Juan José Castelli News (Spanish)