Huanta

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Huanta
Wanta
Town
Huanta Central Park (Parque de Huanta)
Huanta Central Park (Parque de Huanta)
Official seal of Huanta
Seal
Nickname(s): La Esmeralda de los Andes / The Emerald of the Andes
Huanta is located in Peru
Huanta
Huanta
Coordinates: 12°56′23″S 74°14′51″W / 12.93972°S 74.24750°W / -12.93972; -74.24750
Country  Peru
Region Ayacucho
Province Huanta
District Huanta
Demonym Huantino
City Established November 22, 1905
Government
 • Mayor Cartos Rua
Elevation 2,628 m (8,622 ft)
Population
 • Total 30,234
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
Website www.munihuanta.gob.pe

Huanta is a town in Central Peru, capital of the province Huanta in the region Ayacucho.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Digital, Retrieved June 10, 2008

Coordinates: 12°56′23″S 74°14′51″W / 12.93972°S 74.24750°W / -12.93972; -74.24750