Breña

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Breña
District
District sign
District sign
Location of Breña in the Lima province
Location of Breña in the Lima province
Coordinates: 12°4′13″S 77°03′45″W / 12.07028°S 77.06250°W / -12.07028; -77.06250Coordinates: 12°4′13″S 77°03′45″W / 12.07028°S 77.06250°W / -12.07028; -77.06250
Country  Peru
Region Lima
Province Lima
Government
 • Mayor Angel Wu
Area
 • Total 3.22 km2 (1.24 sq mi)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 94,808
 • Density 29,000/km2 (76,000/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 150105
Website munibrena.gob.pe

Breña is a district of the Lima Province in Peru. It is part of Lima city metropolitan area. Officially established as a district on July 15, 1949, the current mayor (alcalde) of Breña is José Gordillo Abad. The district's postal code is LIM05.

Geography[edit]

The district has a total land area of 3.22 km². Its administrative center is located 102 meters above sea level.

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Demographics[edit]

According to XI Population Census 2007 organized by the INEI, the district has 81909 inhabitants (enumerated) and a population density of 25438,6 persons/km². In 2007, there were 22189 households in the district.

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