About Alvarado

Alvarado is a municipality in the department of Tolima in Colombia. It had a population of 8,972 inhabitants in the 2005 census. It is located 20 minutes to the musical capital Ibague Tolima capital at a distance 27 kilometers. Its economy is based on farming rice, sorghum, avocados, citrus, tomatoes, snuff, cotton, cattle milk and meat, agri tourism and agribusiness. The town serves as a collection of products