San Luis District, Cañete

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San Luis
Country  Peru
Region Lima
Province Cañete
Founded January 12, 1871
Capital San Luis
 • Mayor Paulino Arturo Antezana Urbina
 • Total 38.53 km2 (14.88 sq mi)
Elevation 26 m (85 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 11,653
 • Density 300/km2 (780/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 150514

San Luis District is one of sixteen districts of the province Cañete in Peru.[1]

San Luis has boundaries to the north with Cerro Azul, to the south with San Vicente, to the west with the Pacific Ocean and to the east with Quilmana. San Luis has a distinctive black population. Black culture is noticeable, for example, Cañete Negro is originally from San Luis.


Coordinates: 13°03′04″S 76°25′50″W / 13.0511°S 76.4305°W / -13.0511; -76.4305