Villa María del Triunfo

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Villa María del Triunfo
District
Location of Villa María del Triunfo in Lima
Location of Villa María del Triunfo in Lima
Country  Peru
Region Lima
Province Lima
Founded December 28, 1961
Capital Villa María del Triunfo
Subdivisions 1 populated center
Government
 • Mayor Silvia Barrera
Area
 • Total 70.57 km2 (27.25 sq mi)
Elevation 158 m (518 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 355,761
 • Density 5,000/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 150143
Website munivmt.gob.pe

Villa María del Triunfo is a district of the Lima Province in Peru. It located in the Cono Sur area of the city of Lima. Officially established as a district on December 28, 1961, the current mayor (alcaldesa) of Villa María del Triunfo is Silvia Barrera.[1] The district's postal code is 35.

Geography[edit]

The district has a total land area of 70.57 km². Its administrative center is located 158 meters above sea level.

Boundaries[edit]

Demographics[edit]

According to a 2002 estimate by the INEI, the district has 329,057 inhabitants and a population density of 4662.8 persons/km². In 1999, there were 71,889 households in the district.
According to Propoli (http://www.propoli.org/quehacemos.htm)[permanent dead link] :
the principal economic activities in the region are timber, restaurants, footwear, clothing, metalworking, tourism.
Undernourishment rate is 14.76%
Population without access to drinking water is 34.05%
Population without electricity is 22.9%

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalidad de Villa María del Triunfo". Retrieved 6 September 2011. 

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Coordinates: 12°09′29″S 76°55′46″W / 12.15806°S 76.92944°W / -12.15806; -76.92944