Ibarra Canton

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Ibarra Canton
Flag of Ibarra Canton
Location of Imbabura Province in Ecuador.
Location of Imbabura Province in Ecuador.
Cantons of Imbabura Province
Cantons of Imbabura Province
Coordinates: 0°21′45.64″N 78°07′50.40″W / 0.3626778°N 78.1306667°W / 0.3626778; -78.1306667
Country Ecuador
ProvinceImbabura Province
 • Total181,175
Time zoneUTC-5 (ECT)

Ibarra Canton is a canton of Ecuador, located in Imbabura Province. Its capital is the town of Ibarra. Its population in the 2001 census was 153,256[1] and 181,175 in the 2010 census.[2] The area of the canton is 1,093 square kilometres (422 sq mi).

Ibarra is located in the Andes region of northern Ecuador. The capital city is situated at an altitude of 2,225 metres (7,300 ft) above sea level.[3]

The canton is divided into eight parishes: Ambuqui (Ampuki), Angochagua (Ankuchawa), Carolina (Karulina), La Esperanza, Lita, Salinas, San Antonio, and San Miguel de Ibarra.[4]


Ethnic groups as of the Ecuadorian census of 2010:[5]

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