Carmen de la Legua Reynoso

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Carmen de la Legua Reynoso
District
Coat of arms of Carmen de la Legua Reynoso
Coat of arms
Location of Carmen de la Legua Reynoso in the Callao province
Location of Carmen de la Legua Reynoso in the Callao province
Coordinates: 12°2′22″S 77°5′43″W / 12.03944°S 77.09528°W / -12.03944; -77.09528Coordinates: 12°2′22″S 77°5′43″W / 12.03944°S 77.09528°W / -12.03944; -77.09528
Country  Peru
Region Callao
Province Callao
Capital Carmen de la Legua Reynoso
Subdivisions December 4, 1964
Government
 • Mayor Daniel Almanzor Lecca Rubio
Area
 • Total 2.12 km2 (0.82 sq mi)
Elevation 54 m (177 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 40,439
 • Density 19,000/km2 (49,000/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 070103
Website municarmendelalegua.gob.pe

Carmen de la Legua Reynoso is a district of the Constitutional Province of Callao in Peru, and one of the six districts that comprise the port city of Callao.

In 1952 Carmen de la Legua Reynoso was founded by Lopez Pasos, Alejandro Ladron De Guevara, and Barios Medina. Antero Lizano, a pioneer of the city was elected the Organizational Secretary who established the zoning for Carmen de la Legua and distributed land to residents.

It was officially established as a district on December 4, 1964.

The current mayor of Carmen de la Legua Reynoso is Daniel Almanzor Lecca Rubio.

Geography[edit]

The district has a total land area of 2.12 km². Its administrative center is located 54 meters above sea level.

Boundaries[edit]

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2005 census by the INEI, the district has 40,439 inhabitants, a population density of 19,075 persons/km² and 8,745 households in the district.

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