Irupana Municipality

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Irupana
Municipality
Irupana
Irupana
Irupana is located in Bolivia
Irupana
Irupana
Location within Bolivia
Coordinates: 16°30′S 67°30′W / 16.500°S 67.500°W / -16.500; -67.500
Country  Bolivia
Department La Paz Department
Province Sud Yungas Province
Seat Irupana
Government
 • Mayor Clemente Mamani Condorena (2007)
Elevation 5,900 ft (1,800 m)
Population (2001)
 • Total 11,383
Time zone -4 (UTC-4)
Mururata as seen from Coroico

Irupana Municipality or Villa de Lanza Municipality is the second municipal section of the Sud Yungas Province in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. Its seat is Irupana.

Subdivision[edit]

Irupana Municipality is divided into six cantons.

Canton Inhabitants (2001)[1] Seat Inhabitants (2001)
Irupana 4,465 Irupana 1,882
Lambate 2,693 Lambate 347
Laza 800 Laza 164
Taca 1,080 Taca 183
Chicaloma 1,177 Chicaloma 634
Victorio Lanza 1,168 Victorio Lanza 181

Geography[edit]

The Cordillera Real traverses the municipality. The highest peaks of the municipality is Illimani at 6,438 m (21,122 ft) above sea level. Other mountains are listed below:[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ www.ine.gob.bo
  2. ^ Bolivian IGM map 1:50,000 Lambate 6044-II

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 16°30′S 67°30′W / 16.5°S 67.5°W / -16.5; -67.5