Quinuabamba District

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Location of Quinuabamba in the Pomabamba province
Location of Quinuabamba in the Pomabamba province
Country  Peru
Region Ancash
Province Pomabamba
Founded September 26, 1941
Capital Quinuabamba
 • Mayor Pepe Juan Moreno Dominguez (2007)
 • Total 146.06 km2 (56.39 sq mi)
Elevation 3,108 m (10,197 ft)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 021604
Website munipomabamba.gob.pe

Quinuabamba District is one of 4 districts in the Pomabamba Province of the Ancash Region in Peru.

Ethnic groups[edit]

The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population (96.60%) learnt to speak in childhood, 2.91% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).[1]


  1. ^ inei.gob.pe Archived January 27, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. INEI, Peru, Censos Nacionales 2007, Frequencias: Preguntas de Población: Idioma o lengua con el que apredió hablar (in Spanish)

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Coordinates: 8°43′59″S 77°22′01″W / 8.73306°S 77.36694°W / -8.73306; -77.36694