7 The city played a role in Chile's independence.
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The city is bisected by the Pan-American Highway.
It is also the location of the.The city was founded as Santiago del Nuevo Extremo (Santiago of the.Raúl Cardinal Silva Henríquez, raúl Cardinal Silva Henríquez, Chilean Roman Catholic leader whose service as archbishop of Santiago from 1961 to 1983cardinal from 1962was marked by his unfailing courage in fighting for human rights during the dictatorship of Gen.As of the 2012 census, the city had a population of 201,142.Talca has a Mediterranean climate ( mulheres procurando mulheres Köppen : Csb ) with dry summers and wet winters, though it is hotter in summer and cooler in winter than coastal cities like Valparaíso and Concepcíon.5 Administration edit Municipal building of Talca As a commune, Talca is a third-level administrative division of Chile administered by a municipal council, headed by an alcalde who is directly elected every four years.It lies on the canalized Mapocho River, with views of high Andean peaks to the east.The inhabitants of Talca have a saying, Talca, Paris London, born from a hat shop which had placed a ribbon stating that it had branches in Paris and London.The alcalde is Juan Castro Prieto (Independent Democratic Union, centre-right).Contents, demographics edit, according to the 2002 census of the, national Statistics Institute, Talca spans an area of 231.5 km2 (89 sq mi) and had, in that year, 201,797 inhabitants.
The city is an important economic center, with agricultural ( wheat ) and manufacturing activities, as well as wine production.
Concepción lies near the mouth of the Biobío River.
Concepción, concepción, city, south-central Chile.
Talca (Spanish pronunciation: talka ) is a city and commune in, chile located about 255 km (158 mi) south.The commune is represented in the Senate by Juan Antonio Coloma Correa ( UDI ) and Andrés Zaldívar Larraín ( PDC ) as part procurar mulheres solteiras em juliaca of the 10th senatorial constituency (Maule-North).Geography and climate edit The commune of Talca spans an area of 231.5 km2 (89 sq mi).Here, Bernardo O'Higgins signed the Chilean independence declaration in 1818.Augusto Pinochet Ugarte after he took power in 1973 (b.Santiago, and is the capital of both.It extends approximately 2,700 miles (4,300 km) from its boundary with Peru, at latitude 1730 S, to the tip of South America at Cape Horn, latitude 56 S, a point only about 400 miles north of Antarctica.3 The city of Talca is located 250 km (155 mi) south of Santiago, 5 south of the confluence of the rivers Lircay and Claro, in the Central Valley.It sits near the epicenter of the 2010, magnitude.8 earthquake and suffered severe shaking 6 causing the collapse of much of the historic town centre.
1 2 Within the electoral divisions of Chile, Talca is represented in the Chamber of Deputies by Sergio Aguiló ( PS ) and Germán Verdugo ( RN ) as part of the 37th electoral district, which consists entirely of the Talca commune.