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Maipú is a city in Mendoza Province, Argentina. It is the capital of the Maipú Department. It is located a short distance from the provincial capital, Mendoza.

Maipú
Fountain of principal square
Fountain of principal square
Maipú is located in Argentina
Maipú
Maipú
Location of Maipú in Argentina
Coordinates: 32°58′S 68°45′W / 32.967°S 68.750°W / -32.967; -68.750Coordinates: 32°58′S 68°45′W / 32.967°S 68.750°W / -32.967; -68.750
Country Argentina
Province Mendoza
DepartmentMaipú Department
Elevation
759 m (2,490 ft)
Population
(2010 census)
 • Total106,662
Time zoneUTC-3 (ART)
CPA base
M5515
Dialing code+54 261
ClimateBWk

Maipú is at the centre of an important wine-growing region, and has a wine museum. It has a population of 89,433 (2001 census [INDEC]).

Not to be confused with Maipú, Buenos Aires in the east of Argentina.

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Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (in Spanish)

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