Jesús District, Lauricocha

Jesús District is one of seven districts of the province Lauricocha in Peru.[1]

Jesús District
Country Peru
RegionHuánuco
ProvinceLauricocha
CapitalJesús
Government
 • MayorHeriberto Hilarion Estrada Muñoz
Area
 • Total449.9 km2 (173.7 sq mi)
Elevation
3,486 m (11,437 ft)
Population
 • Total5,919
 • Density13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (PET)
UBIGEO101001

GeographyEdit

The Waywash mountain range and the Rawra mountain range traverse the district. One of the highest peaks of the district is Siula. Other mountains are listed below:[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ (in Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Distrital Archived 2008-04-23 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved April 11, 2008.
  2. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Lauricocha Province (Huánuco Region)


Coordinates: 10°04′29″S 76°37′43″W / 10.0747°S 76.6286°W / -10.0747; -76.6286