Brión Municipality

Brión Municipality

Venezuelan Municipality
name= Brión

country= Venezuela
state= Miranda
shiretown= Higuerote
area= 531 km² (329.9 sq mi)
population= 56,699
year_estimate= 2007
population_density= 106.78/km² (171.8/sq mi)
mayor= Raúl José Ceballos Purica (MVR)
time_zone= VST ()
area_code(s)= 0234

The Brión Municipality is one of the 21 municipalities (municipios) that makes up the Venezuelan state of Miranda and, according to a 2007 population estimate by the National Institute of Statistics of Venezuela, the municipality has a population of 56,699. [] The town of Higuerote is the shire town of the Brión Municipality.]


The Brión Municipality, according to a 2007 population estimate by the National Institute of Statistics of Venezuela, has a population of 56,699 (up from 48,976 in 2000). This amounts to 2% of the state's population. [] The municipality's population density is 171.8 people per square mile (106.78/km²). []


The mayor of the Brión Municipality is Raúl José Ceballos Purica, elected on October 31, 2004 with 56% of the vote. [] He replaced Ramon Ramos shortly after the elections. [] The municipality is divided into three parishes; Higuerote, Curiepe, and Tacarigua.

ee also

*Municipalities of Venezuela


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