Abancay District

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Abancay
District
Abancay Plaza.jpg
Location of Abancay in the Abancay province
Location of Abancay in the Abancay province
Country  Peru
Region Apurímac
Province Abancay
Capital Abancay
Government
 • Mayor Jose Manuel Campos Cespedes
Area
 • Total 313.07 km2 (120.88 sq mi)
Elevation 2,378 m (7,802 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 54,180
 • Density 170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 030101

Abancay District is one of the nine districts of the Abancay Province in Peru.[1]

Geography[edit]

Some of the highest mountains of the district are listed below:[2]

  • Allqa Marka
  • Ampay
  • Ichhu Urqu
  • Inka Pirqa
  • Kunturillu
  • Muruqucha
  • P'unqu Q'asa
  • Q'illu Q'asa
  • Sunturuyuq
  • Waraquyuq
  • Wayllayuq
  • Wiraqucha
  • Wisk'achayuq

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Digital. Retrieved April 4, 2008.
  2. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Abancay Province (Apurímac Region)


Coordinates: 13°38′02″S 72°52′52″W / 13.63389°S 72.88111°W / -13.63389; -72.88111