Palpa Province

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Palpa
Province
Location of Palpa in the Ica Region
Location of Palpa in the Ica Region
Country Peru
Region Ica
Founded December 27, 1963
Capital Palpa
Government
 • Mayor Carlos Enrique Rivas Rivas (2007)
Area
 • Total 1,232.88 km2 (476.02 sq mi)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 13,363
 • Density 11/km2 (28/sq mi)
UBIGEO 1104

The Palpa Province is the smallest of 5 provinces of the Ica Region of Peru. The capital of the province is the city of Palpa.

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Political division[edit]

The Palpa Province is divided into five districts (Spanish: distritos, singular: distrito), each of which is headed by a mayor (alcalde):

Districts[edit]


Coordinates: 14°32′03″S 75°11′06″W / 14.534031°S 75.184964°W / -14.534031; -75.184964