|Department||Cerro Largo Department|
|Time zone||UTC -3|
|Dial plan||+598 4464 (+4 digits)|
It is located on the border with Treinta y Tres Department, on Km. 334 of Route 7, about 86 kilometres (53 mi) southwest of Melo. The railroad track Montevideo - Melo pass through the south part of the village. Its closest populated place is Santa Clara de Olimar of Treinta y Tres Department, located 21 kilometres (13 mi) to the southwest along Ruta 7.
Its status was elevated to "Pueblo" category on 19 August 1926 by the Act of Ley Nº 7.984.
In 2011, Tupambaé had a population of 1,122.
Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística de Uruguay
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