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Basic information about Huancavelica
Huancavelica is a region in Peru with an area of 22,131.47 km² and a population of 454,797 (2007 census). The capital is the city Huancavelica. The region is bordered by Lima Region and Ica in the west, Junín in the north, and Ayacucho in the east.
Cities, towns & villages in Huancavelica
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HuancavelicaHuancavelica (Spanish pronunciation: [waŋkaβeˈlika]) or Wankawilka in Quechua is a city in Peru. It is the capital of the Huancavelica region and according to the 2007 census had a population of 40,004 people (41,334 in the metropolitan area). The city was established on August 5, 1572 by the Viceroy of Peru Francisco de Toledo. Indigenous peoples represent a major percentage of the population. It has an approximate altitude of 3,660 meters; the climate is cold and dry between the months of February and August with a rainy season between September and January. It is considered one of the poorest cities in Peru. Show Huancavelicaon the map
LircayLircay is a town in Central Peru, capital of the province Angaraes in the region Huancavelica. It is located at an altitude of 3,278 m.The town had a population according to the 2007 census of 6,563 people. Most of the people of the town belong to tha native American race. Show Lircayon the map
PampasPampas is a city in Peru. It is the capital of the Tayacaja Province and it was established on June 21, 1825. According to the 2007 census had a population of 9,973 (11,566 in the metropolitan area). It has an approximate altitude of 3,276 metres. Show Pampason the map
HuaytaráHuaytará is a town in Central Peru, capital of the province Huaytará in the region Huancavelica. Show Huaytaráon the map
CuencaCuenca District is one of nineteen districts of the province Huancavelica in Peru. Show Cuencaon the map
CcotancaCcotanca or Ccotancca is a populated place in Huancavelica Region, Peru. Show Ccotancaon the map
CcuelluccasaCcuelluccasa is a populated place in Huancavelica Region, Peru. Show Ccuelluccasaon the map
States, regions, administrative units in Huancavelica
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HuancavelicaHuancavelica is a region in Peru with an area of 22,131.47 km² and a population of 454,797 (2007 census). The capital is the city Huancavelica. The region is bordered by Lima Region and Ica in the west, Junín in the north, and Ayacucho in the east.Show on map
Provincia de TayacajaThe Tayacaja Province is one of seven provinces located in the Huancavelica Region of Peru. The capital of this province is the city of Pampas. The province has a population of 116,371 inhabitants as of 2002.Show on map
Mariscal CaceresMariscal Cáceres District (Spanish mariscal marshal) is one of nineteen districts of the province Huancavelica in Peru. The district was named after the Peruvian president Andrés Avelino Cáceres.Show on map
HuaytaraHuaytará Province is the largest of seven provinces located in the Huancavelica Region of Peru. The capital city is Huaytará. The province has a population of 28,129 inhabitants as of 2005.Show on map
Provincia de ChurcampaThe Churcampa Province is a province located in the Huancavelica Region of Peru. It is one of the seven that make up that region. The capital of the province is Churcampa.Show on map
AcobambaThe Acobamba District is one of the eight districts in the Acobamba Province in Peru. It was created by Law No. 9718 on January 15, 1943. Its capital is Acobamba.Show on map
Provincia de AcobambaThe Acobamba Province is the smallest of seven provinces located in the Huancavelica Region of Peru. The capital of this province is the city of Acobamba.Show on map
Provincia de HuancavelicaThe Huancavelica Province is one of seven provinces located in the Huancavelica Region of Peru. The capital of this province is the city of Huancavelica.Show on map
Provincia de AngaraesThe Angaraes Province is one of seven provinces located in the Huancavelica Region of Peru. The capital of this province is the city of Lircay.Show on map
Santa AnaSanta Ana District is one of 13 districts of the province Castrovirreyna in Peru.Show on map
Lakes, rivers, streams and other bodies of water in Huancavelica
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Laguna ChoclocochaChuqlluqucha (Quechua chuqllu corncob, qucha lake, \"corncob lake\", hispanicized spelling Choclococha) is a large lake in the Huancavelica Region of Peru. It is situated in the Castrovirreyna Province, Santa Ana District and in the Huaytará Province, Pilpichaca District. Chuqlluqucha lies east of a lake named Urququcha and north of Q'araqucha. The Chuqlluqucha dam was completed in 1960. It is 280 m (920 ft) long and 12 m (13 yd) tall. The reservoir has a volume of 66,000 m3 (54 acre·ft) and a capacity of 17,000,000 m3 (14,000 acre·ft).Show on map
Mountains, roads, land forms, forests and other objects in Huancavelica
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ChancharaChanchara is a town in Peru, it is located at 13°3'0S 74°16'0W and has an altitude of 2734 metres (8973 feet).Show on map