Ucayali Province

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Ucayali
Province
Location of Ucayali in the Loreto Region
Location of Ucayali in the Loreto Region
Country Peru
Region Loreto
Founded October 13, 1900
Capital Contamana
Government
 • Mayor Luis Octavio Zuta Rengifo
Area
 • Total 29,293.47 km2 (11,310.27 sq mi)
Elevation 134 m (440 ft)
Population
 • Total 57,669
 • Density 2.0/km2 (5.1/sq mi)
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The Ucayali Province is one of the seven provinces in the Loreto Region of Peru. It was created on October 13, 1900, by president Eduardo López de Romaña. Its territory is mostly flat except for the Ganso Azul mountain range in its eastern part.

Political division[edit]

The province is divided into six districts.

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Coordinates: 7°20′55″S 75°00′21″W / 7.348513°S 75.005752°W / -7.348513; -75.005752