Location of Atalaya in the Ucayali Region
|Founded||June 1, 1982|
|• Mayor||Francisco De Asis Mendoza De Souza (2007)|
|• Total||38,924.43 km2 (15,028.81 sq mi)|
|• Density||1.1/km2 (2.9/sq mi)|
According to the 2007 census, Spanish was spoken as a first language by 49.1% of the population, while 37.0% spoke Asháninka, 1.7% spoke Quechua, 0.2% spoke Aymara, 11.9% spoke other indigenous languages and 0.1% spoke foreign languages.