Lambayeque Province

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This article is about the Peruvian province. For other uses, see Lambayeque (disambiguation).
Lambayeque
Province
Coat of arms of Lambayeque
Coat of arms
Location of Lambayeque in the Lambayeque Region
Location of Lambayeque in the Lambayeque Region
Country Peru
Region Lambayeque
Capital Lambayeque
Government
 • Mayor Percy Alberto Ramos Puelles (2007)
Area
 • Total 9,346.63 km2 (3,608.75 sq mi)
Elevation 17 m (56 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 258,747
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
UBIGEO 1403
Website www.munilambayeque.gob.pe

The Lambayeque Province is the largest of three provinces in Peru's Lambayeque Region.

Boundaries[edit]

Political Division[edit]

The province has an area of 9,346.63 square kilometers (3,608.75 sq mi) and is divided into twelve districts.

Population[edit]

The province has an approximate population of 230,385 inhabitants.

Capital[edit]

The provincial capital is Lambayeque.

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Coordinates: 6°42′17″S 79°54′25″W / 6.704662°S 79.907082°W / -6.704662; -79.907082