Santa Anita District
Santa Anita is a district of the Lima Province in Peru. It is part of city of Lima. Officially established as a district on October 25, 1989 from parts of Ate and El Agustino separated by the Rio Surco, a ditch which went all the way to Santiago de Surco.
Location of Santa Anita in the Lima province
|Founded||October 25, 1989|
|Subdivisions||1 populated center|
|• Mayor||José Luis Nole Palomino|
|• Total||10.69 km2 (4.13 sq mi)|
|Elevation||195 m (640 ft)|
|• Density||18,000/km2 (48,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (PET)|
The current mayor (alcalde) of Santa Anita is José Luis Nole. The district's postal code is 43. The core sections of Santa Anita are: Santa Anita proper, originally a section of Ate; and Los Ficus and Universal, originally sections of El Agustino. Industrial areas to the east of Santa Anita and Universal mark the boundary with Ate.
According to a 2002 estimate by the INEI, the district has 154,359 inhabitants and a population density of 14,439.6 inhabitants/km2. In 1999, there were 27,908 households in the district.
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