Chiclayo Province

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Chiclayo
Province
Location of Chiclayo in the Lambayeque Region
Location of Chiclayo in the Lambayeque Region
Country Peru
Region Lambayeque
Capital Chiclayo
Government
 • Mayor Roberto Torres Gonzales (2007)
Area
 • Total 3,288.07 km2 (1,269.53 sq mi)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 738,057
 • Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)
UBIGEO 1401

The Chiclayo Province is one of three provinces of the Lambayeque Region in Peru.

Boundaries[edit]

Political Division[edit]

The province is divided into twenty districts, which are.

Population[edit]

The province has an estimated province of 729,433 inhabitants.

Capital[edit]

The capital of this province is the city of Chiclayo which is the fourth largest in Peru.

Relief[edit]

The terrain of the province is mainly flat, with smooth slopes which elevate from west to east. Here is distinguished slight undulations and uneven elevations formed by continuous alluvial actions, of nature or of man. The cultive lands have been object of an intense work of leveling to facilitate the irrigation.

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Coordinates: 6°45′50″S 79°50′15″W / 6.76389°S 79.83750°W / -6.76389; -79.83750