General Donovan Department

General Donovan
Location of General Donovan Department in Chaco Province
Location of General Donovan Department in Chaco Province
Coordinates: 27°13′S 59°17′W / 27°13′S 59°17′W / -27.217; -59.283
CountryArgentina
ProvinceChaco Province
CapitalMakallé
Area
 • Total1,487 km2 (574 sq mi)
Population [1]
 • Total13,385
 • Density9.0/km2 (23/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Donovanense
Area code(s)03722
Distance to Buenos Aires1,060 km (660 mi)
Distance to Resistencia60 km (37 mi)

General Donovan is a department of Chaco Province in Argentina, named after General Antonio Donovan.

The provincial subdivision has a population of about 13,500 inhabitants in an area of 1,487 km², and its capital city is Makallé, which is located around 1,060 km from Capital Federal.