Statue of Portuguesa in December 5 Square (Plaza del 5 de Diciembre)
|Founded||September 29, 1620|
|• City||175 km2 (68 sq mi)|
|Elevation||195 m (640 ft)|
|• Density||1,200/km2 (3,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||VST (UTC-4:30)|
The city's population was 116,551 in 1990 and was estimated at 208,495 in 2008.
The Thysania agrippina is one of the world's largest moths, with wings 32 centimetres (13 in) in size.
The Saman or Samanea saman is the most widespread tree throughout the city.
Acarigua is served by the Oswaldo Guevara Mujica Airport.
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