Montúfar Canton

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Montúfar Canton
Location of Carchi Province in Ecuador.
Location of Carchi Province in Ecuador.
Location of MontúfarCanton, Carchi Province
Location of MontúfarCanton, Carchi Province
Coordinates: 0°36′36″N 77°50′24″W / 0.61000°N 77.84000°W / 0.61000; -77.84000
Country Ecuador
ProvinceCarchi Province
Area
 • Total148 sq mi (383 km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (ECT)

Montúfar Canton is a canton of Ecuador, located in Carchi Province. Its capital is the city of San Gabriel. The canton's population in the 2001 census was 28,576[1] and was 30,511 in the 2010 census.[2]

Montúfar is located in the Andes of northern Ecuador. Its capital of San Gabriel has an elevation of 2,878 metres (9,442 ft) above sea level.[3]

The canton is subdivided into the parishes of Chitán de Navarrete, Cristóbal Colón, Fernández Salvador, La Paz, Piartal, and San Gabriel.

Demographics[edit]

Ethnic groups as of the Ecuadorian census of 2010:[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cantons of Ecuador at statoids.com
  2. ^ https://www.citypopulation.de/php/ecuador-parish-admin.php, accessed 12 Jul 2017
  3. ^ Google Earth
  4. ^ [1]