Carapachay

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Carapachay
Town
Carapachay is located in Greater Buenos Aires
Carapachay
Carapachay
Coordinates: 34°31′S 58°32′W / 34.517°S 58.533°W / -34.517; -58.533Coordinates: 34°31′S 58°32′W / 34.517°S 58.533°W / -34.517; -58.533
Country Argentina
ProvinceBandera Buenos Aires.svg Buenos Aires
PartidoVicente López
Founded1949
Elevation
1 m (3 ft)
Population
(2001 census [INDEC])
 • Total15,181
CPA Base
B 1606
Area code(s)+54 11

Carapachay is a town located in Vicente López Partido in Argentina. It forms part of the Greater Buenos Aires agglomeration.

History[edit]

In 1909 the Ferrocarril Central Córdoba, which subsequently became the Ferrocarril General Manuel Belgrano, crossed the territory that was to become Carapachay. In 1943 the first train stopped at Parada Km 18, which was renamed Estación Carapachay in 1946. In 1949 the district was officially founded, and in 1964 the name Carapachay was officially recognised.


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