La Perla District

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La Perla
District
Coat of arms of La Perla
Coat of arms
Location of La Perla in the Constitutional Province of Callao
Location of La Perla in the Constitutional Province of Callao
Country  Peru
Region Callao
Province Constitutional Province of Callao
Founded October 22, 1964
Capital La Perla
Subdivisions 1 populated center
Government
 • Mayor Pedro Jorge Lopez Barrios
Area
 • Total 2.75 km2 (1.06 sq mi)
Elevation 18 m (59 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 59,602
 • Density 22,000/km2 (56,000/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 070104
Website www.munilaperla.gob.pe

La Perla is a district of the Constitutional Province of Callao in Peru, and one of the seven districts that comprise the port city of Callao.

The current mayor of La Perla is Pedro Jorge López Barrios. It was officially established as a district on October 22, 1964.

Geography[edit]

The district has a total land area of 2.75 km². Its administrative center is located 18 meters above sea level.

Boundaries[edit]

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2005 census by the INEI, the district has 59,602 inhabitants, a population density of 21,673.5 persons/km² and 14,699 households in the district.

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Coordinates: 12°03′58″S 77°06′29″W / 12.0660°S 77.1081°W / -12.0660; -77.1081