Valle Viejo Department

The department of Valle Viejo is located in the center of the province of Catamarca in northwestern Argentina and is one of the 16 administrative units in the province.

It is bordered on the north by the departments Fray Mamerto Esquiú and PACLIN, on the east by the departments of El Alto and Ancasti and to the south and west by the Departamento Capayán.

The capital of the department is San Isidro.

Cities and Towns

The department of Valle Viejo is divided into the following municipalities ( municipios ) and settlements:

  • Antapoca
  • Campo Garriga
  • Colonia Jojoba Catamarca
  • El Bañado
  • El Lindero
  • El Portezuelo
  • Huaycama
  • Huycama
  • La Sala
  • Las Esquinas
  • Las Tejas de Abajo
  • Polco
  • El Pozo Mistol
  • Puesto Los Molinos
  • Ruta 13
  • Samalao
  • Santa Cruz
  • Santa Rosa
  • Sumalao
  • Valle Viejo
  • Villa Dolores