Hornopirén

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Hornopirén is a town (Spanish: pueblo) in the commune of Hualaihué in Palena Province, southern Chile. It lies along the northern portion of Carretera Austral. The town had 3,629 inhabitants as of 2017.[1]

Hornopirén
Seaside road of Hornopirén and Hornopirén Volcano in the background.
Seaside road of Hornopirén and Hornopirén Volcano in the background.
Coordinates: 41°57′58.32″S 72°28′14.16″W / 41.9662000°S 72.4706000°W / -41.9662000; -72.4706000Coordinates: 41°57′58.32″S 72°28′14.16″W / 41.9662000°S 72.4706000°W / -41.9662000; -72.4706000
RegionLos Lagos
ProvincePalena
MunicipalidadHualaihué
ComunaHualaihué
Government
 • TypeMunicipalidad
 • AlcaldeFreddy Ibacache Muñoz
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (2017 census [1])
 • Total3,629
Time zoneUTC−04:00 (Chilean Standard)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−03:00 (Chilean Daylight)
Area code(s)Country + town = 56 + 65

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ciudades, pueblos, aldeas y caceríos 2019" (PDF) (in Spanish). National Statistics Institute. 2019. Retrieved November 1, 2020.