Andahuaylas

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Andahuaylas city
Antawaylla
Panorama
Panorama
Andahuaylas city is located in Peru
Andahuaylas city
Andahuaylas city
Location in Peru
Coordinates: 13°39′27″S 73°23′0″W / 13.65750°S 73.38333°W / -13.65750; -73.38333
Country  Peru
Region Apurímac
Province Andahuaylas
Government
 • Type Democracy
 • Mayor Víctor Manuel Molina Quintana
Area
 • Total 370.03 km2 (142.87 sq mi)
Elevation 2,926 m (9,600 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 34,087
 • Estimate (2015)[1] 63,654
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) PET (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 83
Website www.andahuaylas.com

Andahuaylas (Quechua Antawaylla, anta copper, waylla meadow, "copper meadow") is a Peruvian city. It is the capital of the Andahuaylas Province in the Apurímac Region. It is known as the pradera de los celajes (Spanish for "prairie of colored clouds"). Its approximate population of 34,000 inhabitants makes it the second largest city in the region after the capital of the region, Abancay.

Location[edit]

Andahuyalas is located in the western part of the Apurímac Region. The nearest city is Abancay.

Transportation[edit]

Andahuaylas is served by its own airport, the Andahuaylas Airport.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Perú: Población estimada al 30 de junio y tasa de crecimiento de las ciudades capitales, por departamento, 2011 y 2015. Perú: Estimaciones y proyecciones de población total por sexo de las principales ciudades, 2012-2015 (Report) (Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática). March 2012. Retrieved 2015-06-03. 

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Coordinates: 13°39′27″S 73°23′0″W / 13.65750°S 73.38333°W / -13.65750; -73.38333

Journal of Andahuaylas[edit]

Diario Opinión