|— Town —|
|Elevation||34 m (112 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC -3|
|Area code(s)||+598 455|
Colonia Valdense was founded in 1856, following the arrival of Italian immigrants from Piedmont. The town is named after , a French priest founder of the religious movement known as «the Valdensians».
According to the 2004 census, the town had a population of 3,087.
- Information about Colonia Valdense at Multimedia Uruguay portal cultural (Spanish)
- INE map of Colonia Valdense
Retrieved from : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colonia_Valdense