Alto del Carmen
|Alto del Carmen|
|Coordinates (commune): Coordinates:|
|• Total||5,938.7 km2 (2,292.9 sq mi)|
|Elevation||819 m (2,687 ft)|
|Population (2012 Census)|
|• Density||0.85/km2 (2.2/sq mi)|
|Area code(s)||(+56) 51|
|Website||Municipality of Alto del Carmen|
According to the 2002 census of the National Statistics Institute, Alto del Carmen had 4,840 inhabitants (2,629 men and 2,211 women), making the commune an entirely rural area. The population grew by 2% (95 persons) between the 1992 and 2002 censuses.
Within the electoral divisions of Chile, Alto del Carmen is represented in the Chamber of Deputies by Mr. Alberto Robles (PRSD) and Mr. Giovanni Calderón (UDI) as part of the 6th electoral district, (together with Caldera, Tierra Amarilla, Vallenar, Freirina and Huasco). The commune is represented in the Senate by Isabel Allende Bussi (PS) and Baldo Prokurica Prokurica (RN) as part of the 3rd senatorial constituency (Atacama Region).
- (in Spanish) Municipality of Alto del Carmen