San Patricio del Chañar

San Patricio del Chañar
Town
San Patricio del Chañar is located in Argentina
San Patricio del Chañar
San Patricio del Chañar
Location of San Patricio del Chañar in Argentina
Coordinates: 39°4′26″S 68°35′42″W / 39°4′26″S 68°35′42″W / -39.07389; -68.59500
Country Argentina
ProvinceNeuquén
DepartmentAñelo
Government
 • MayorAlfredo Rodríguez (MPN)
Elevation260 m (850 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total5,063
Time zoneART (UTC-3)
CPA baseQ8305
Dialing code+54 0299
ClimateBWk

San Patricio del Chañar is a town located in Añelo Department, in Neuquén Province, Argentina.

Economy

In San Patricio del Chañar agriculture is one of the most important activities. The main crop is grapes, used for the production of wine, a new business for the area and the province.

Energy sources

The town is provided of electric energy by a small dam located in the area.