Nueve de Julio Department (Chaco)
|Nueve de Julio|
|population||26,955 (2001, INDEC)|
|Population density||12.9 inhabitants / km²|
The Nueve de Julio department is located in the west of the Chaco province in northwest Argentina and is one of the province's 25 administrative units .
It is bordered to the north by the Almirante Brown department , to the northeast by the General Belgrano department , to the east by the O'Higgins department , to the south by the Chacabuco department and to the west by the province of Santiago del Estero .
The capital of the Nueve de Julio department is Las Breñas . It is 235 kilometers from the provincial capital Resistencia and 1,130 kilometers from Buenos Aires .
According to estimates by INDEC , the population of the department rose from 26,955 inhabitants (2001) to 27,806 inhabitants in 2005.
cities and communes
The department Nueve de Julio consists of a single municipality ( Municipio ):
Coordinates: 27 ° 6 ′ S , 61 ° 6 ′ W