Sabanalarga (Spanish for Large Plains) is a municipality in the Atlantico Department, Colombia. Founded in in 1620 by Lucas Dionisio Tesillo y Diego and Marceliano de Jesus Almanza. Became a municipality in 1680, is located in the middle of the department, Sabanalarga is surrounded to the North by the municipalities of Usiacuri, Baranoa and Palonuevo; to the East by the municipality of Ponedera; to the South by the municipalities of Candelaria and Manati; to the Southwest with the municipality of Repelon and to the West with the municipalities of Luruaco and Piojo.
Sabanalarga official website
Gobernacion del Atlantico - Sabanalarga
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