Ábrego (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈaβɾeɣo]) is a Colombian municipality and town located in the department of Norte de Santander. The urban centre is situated at an altitude of 1,398 metres (4,587 ft) in the Eastern Ranges of the Colombian Andes.[1]

Ábrego
Municipality of Colombia
Flag of Ábrego
Flag
Official seal of Ábrego
Seal
Location of Ábrego in Norte de Santander
Location of Ábrego in Norte de Santander
Ábrego is located in Colombia
Ábrego
Ábrego
Location of Ábrego in Colombia
Coordinates: 8°00′N 73°12′W / 8.000°N 73.200°W / 8.000; -73.200Coordinates: 8°00′N 73°12′W / 8.000°N 73.200°W / 8.000; -73.200
Country Colombia
DepartmentNorte de Santander
SubregionWestern
Founded12 March 1810
Government
 • MayorHuber Darío Sánchez Ortega
(2016-2019)
Area
 • Total1,582 km2 (611 sq mi)
Elevation
1,398 m (4,587 ft)
Population
 (2015)
 • Total38,627
 • Density24/km2 (63/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Colombia Standard Time)
ClimateAw
WebsiteOfficial website

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