Geopolitical map of Uruguay

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CapitalPopulationArea
Montevideo 3,477,000 176,220
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
UY +598 17:58:00 America/Montevideo
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Some data about Uruguay

Uruguay is a country of 3,477,000 inhabitants, with an area of ​176,220 km2, its capital is Montevideo and its time zone is "America/Montevideo". Its ISO code is "UY" in 2 positions and "URY" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Uruguay, you must dial your telephone code, which is 598. The currency used in Uruguay is the "Peso" (UYU).

The administrative subdivision of Uruguay (administrative division) is made up of 19 Departamentos (level 1). Uruguay has 1 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 1 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Uruguay with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Uruguay to access a zoom level and finer details.

Uruguay shares borders with Argentina and Brazil.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Uruguay

Number of cities by importance (population) in Uruguay. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
1 1 1 1
36.5 % 36.5 % 36.5 % 36.5 %
  • The 1 most important cities represent 36.5% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 36.5% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 36.5% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 36.5% of the entire population

Administrative division of Uruguay

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
19 Departamentos1

List of first-order administrative division in Uruguay

  • Departamento de Artigas
  • Departamento de Canelones
  • Departamento de Cerro Largo
  • Departamento de Colonia
  • Departamento de Durazno
  • Departamento de Flores
  • Departamento de Florida
  • Departamento de Lavalleja
  • Departamento de Maldonado
  • Departamento de Montevideo
  • Departamento de Paysandú
  • Departamento de Río Negro
  • Departamento de Rivera
  • Departamento de Rocha
  • Departamento de Salto
  • Departamento de San José
  • Departamento de Soriano
  • Departamento de Tacuarembó
  • Departamento de Treinta y Tres

List of major cities of Uruguay

  • Montevideo1 270 737 inhabitants
  • Salto99 823 inhabitants
  • Paysandú73 249 inhabitants
  • Las Piedras69 682 inhabitants
  • Rivera64 631 inhabitants
  • Maldonado55 478 inhabitants
  • Tacuarembó51 854 inhabitants
  • Melo51 023 inhabitants
  • Mercedes42 359 inhabitants
  • Artigas41 909 inhabitants
  • Minas38 025 inhabitants
  • San José de Mayo36 529 inhabitants
  • Durazno33 926 inhabitants
  • Florida32 234 inhabitants
  • Barros Blancos31 650 inhabitants
  • Treinta y Tres25 653 inhabitants
  • Rocha25 515 inhabitants
  • San Carlos24 938 inhabitants
  • Pando24 047 inhabitants
  • Fray Bentos23 279 inhabitants
  • Colonia del Sacramento21 714 inhabitants
  • Trinidad21 429 inhabitants
  • La Paz19 913 inhabitants
  • Canelones19 698 inhabitants
  • Delta del Tigre17 973 inhabitants
  • Carmelo16 921 inhabitants
  • Santa Lucía16 438 inhabitants
  • Progreso15 973 inhabitants
  • Young15 924 inhabitants
  • Dolores15 880 inhabitants
  • Paso de Carrasco15 393 inhabitants
  • Río Branco13 567 inhabitants
  • Juan L. Lacaze13 223 inhabitants
  • Paso de los Toros13 221 inhabitants
  • Bella Unión13 171 inhabitants
  • Chui10 485 inhabitants
  • Nueva Helvecia10 054 inhabitants
  • Nueva Palmira9 335 inhabitants
  • Libertad9 311 inhabitants
  • Rosario9 308 inhabitants