Location of Mato in the Huaylas province
|Founded||January 2, 1857|
|Subdivisions||1 village, 4 hamlets and 19 anexos|
|• Mayor||Victor Hilario Jamanca Cueva|
|• Total||113.97 km2 (44.00 sq mi)|
|Elevation||2,239 m (7,346 ft)|
|Time zone||PET (UTC-5)|
The district was founded on January 2, 1857.
The district is located in the west-central part of the province at an elevation of 2,239m in the black mountains (Spanish: Cordillera Negra), neighboring district is the Caraz district in which the provinces capital Caraz is located, 12 km from the village of Villa Sucre. The regions capital Huaraz is located at 79 km from Villa Sucre.
- Villa Sucre
- Atún Corral
- Cruz Viva
- Ocona pampa alto y bajo
- Poma chuco alto y bajo
- San Diego
- Teja Huai
The capital of the Mato district is the village of Villa Sucre.
- (Spanish) Official web site of the Mato district
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