History of Caloto

Nueva Segovia Caloto St. Stephen is one of the 39 municipalities of the department of Cauca (Colombia). It is located in the Northern Province.

The area includes Caloto Township Guachené , founded in 2006.

The population of Caloto was founded in 1543 by Captain Juan Sebastian Moreno by Belalcázar transladada Caloto was in 1582 by the continuous attacks of Paez indigenous and pijaos. In 1585 renaming Nueva Segovia; the full name is St. Stephen Segovia New Caloto.