Chubut Province facts for kids

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Provincia del Chubut
Talaith Chubut
Flag of Chubut
Coat of arms of Chubut
Coat of arms
Motto: "Ni muerte ni esclavitud. Solo patria y libertad"  (Spanish)
"Neither death nor slavery. Only motherland and freedom"
"Nid marwolaeth na caethwasanaeth. Dim ond mamwlad a rhyddid" (Welsh)
Location of Chubut within Argentina
Location of Chubut within Argentina
Country Argentina
Capital Rawson
Languages Spanish, Welsh
Departments 15
Municipalities and communes 47
 • Total 224,686 km2 (86,752 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 509,108
Demonym(s) chubutense
Time zone ART (UTC−3)
ISO 3166 code AR-U

Chubut is a Province of Argentina. It is in the region called Patagonia.

Some important cities are Comodoro Rivadavia, Trelew, Puerto Madryn, Rawson and Esquel.

The province borders Río Negro in the north, Santa Cruz in the south, and Chile to the west.

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