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ⓘ Presidente Hayes Department. The Presidente Hayes department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Villa Hayes. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-15. ..




Presidente Hayes Department
                                     

ⓘ Presidente Hayes Department

The Presidente Hayes department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Villa Hayes.

Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-15.

                                     

1. Geography

The Presidente Hayes department is in the central part of the country, in the southwest of the Occidental "Western" region. It has an area of 72.907 km 2 28.150 sq mi, with a population of 108.520 for a Population density of 1.5.

Limits

  • To the east: the departments Concepcion, San Pedro, Cordillera and Central; Presidente Hayes is separated from them by the Paraguay river.
  • To the west: Boqueron department.
  • To the south: Formosa Province, Argentina, from which is separated by the Pilcomayo river.
  • To the north: Alto Paraguay department.

Rivers

The main rivers in the department are the Paraguay river and its tributary, the Pilcomayo.

                                     
  • river departments Alto Paraguay, Boqueron and Presidente Hayes Oriental Eastern region, to the south of the Paraguay river departments Alto Parana
  • Pedro department To the east: Caaguazu department To the south: Paraguari and Central departments To the west: Presidente Hayes department separated
  • river departments Alto Paraguay, Boqueron and Presidente Hayes Oriental Eastern region, to the south of the Paraguay river departments Alto Parana
  • Amambay departments To the east: Amambay and Canindeyu departments To the south: Caaguazu and Cordillera departments To the west: Presidente Hayes department
  • the department To the north: Presidente Hayes and Cordillera departments To the east: Paraguari department To the south: Ñeembucu department To the