Frequent question: How many cities are in Uruguay?

How many states are in Uruguay?

Uruguay consists of 19 departments (departamentos).

List of departments.

Department Treinta y Tres
ISO 3166-2 code UY-TT
Formation 1884 (from Cerro Largo and Lavalleja)
Capital Treinta y Tres
Capital population 25,477

What are three cities in Uruguay?


Rank City Department
1 Montevideo Montevideo
2 Salto Salto
3 Ciudad de la Costa Canelones
4 Paysandú Paysandú

What are states in Uruguay?

All States/Provinces of Uruguay and their cities

State No. State/Province No. of Cities
1 Artigas Department 5
2 Canelones Department 29
3 Cerro Largo Department 5
4 Colonia Department 9

Why is Uruguay so rich?

Uruguay is the second richest country in South America, and that is largely because of its booming export business. The small South American country churns out tons of wool, rice, soybeans, frozen beef, malt, and milk.

Who is famous from Uruguay?

Famous people from Uruguay

  • Luis Suárez. Soccer. …
  • Edinson Cavani. Soccer. …
  • Diego Forlán. Soccer Midfielder. …
  • Mario Benedetti. Novelist. …
  • Diego Lugano. Soccer. …
  • Gus Poyet. Soccer Midfielder. …
  • José Mujica. Politician. …
  • Óscar Tabárez. Soccer.
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