Palpa Province

The Palpa Province is the smallest of five provinces of the Ica Region of Peru and the only landlocked province of the region. The capital of the province is the city of Palpa.

Palpa
Location of Palpa in the Ica Region
Location of Palpa in the Ica Region
CountryPeru
RegionIca
FoundedDecember 27, 1963
CapitalPalpa
Government
 • MayorJosé Luis Montaño Yarasca
(2019-2022)
Area
 • Total1,232.88 km2 (476.02 sq mi)
Population
(2005 census)
 • Total13,363
 • Density11/km2 (28/sq mi)
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Political divisionEdit

The Palpa Province is divided into five districts (Spanish: distritos, singular: distrito), each of which is headed by a mayor (alcalde):

DistrictsEdit

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Coordinates: 14°32′03″S 75°11′06″W / 14.534031°S 75.184964°W / -14.534031; -75.184964