Santo Toribio District

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Santo Toribio
District
Location of Santo Toribio in the Huaylas province
Location of Santo Toribio in the Huaylas province
Country  Peru
Region Ancash
Province Huaylas
Founded June 19, 1990
Capital Santo Toribio
Government
 • Mayor Florentino Felipe Villafana Pajuelo (2007)
Area
 • Total 82.02 km2 (31.67 sq mi)
Elevation 2,860 m (9,380 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 1,774
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 021209
Website munisantotoribio.gob.pe

The Santo Toribio District (Spanish: Distrito de Santo Toribio) is one of 10 districts of the Huaylas Province in the Ancash Region of Peru. The capital of the district is the village of Santo Toribio.[1]

Location[edit]

The district is located in the north-western part of the province at an elevation of 2,860m.

Populated places[edit]

Populated places in the district with the number of households in parenthesis.[2]

  • Santo Toribio (288)
  • Pashpac (7)
  • Quisuar (8)
  • Tambo (13)
  • San Lorenzo (44)
  • Union Bellavista (67)
  • Quitacocha (1)
  • Rurin Ura (2)
  • Iscap (229)
  • Huayran (222)
  • Quecuas (193)
  • Nahuinyacup (60)
  • Cullash Punro (1)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Official website of the Santo Toribio district
  2. ^ 2005 census

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 8°52′14″S 77°54′19″W / 8.87056°S 77.90528°W / -8.87056; -77.90528