Ahuachapán is a department of El Salvador in the west of the country. The capital is Ahuachapán. In the South it has the Apenca-Ilamatepec Range and the Cerro Grande de Apaneca (Apaneca Grand Hill). Its extension is 1,240 km2 (480 sq mi) and has more than 333,000 people living in the department.
|• Total||1,239.6 km2 (478.6 sq mi)|
|Area rank||Ranked 8th|
|• Rank||Ranked 7th|
|• Density||270/km2 (700/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (CST)|
|ISO 3166 code||SV-AH|