Villa María del Triunfo

Villa María del Triunfo is a district of the Lima Province in Peru. It located in the Cono Sur area of the city of Lima. Officially established as a district on December 28, 1961, the current mayor (alcalde) of Villa María del Triunfo is Eloy Chávez Hernández.[1]

Villa María del Triunfo

Distrito de Villa María del Triunfo
Coat of arms of Villa María del Triunfo
Coat of arms
Location of Villa María del Triunfo in Lima
Location of Villa María del Triunfo in Lima
Country Peru
RegionLima
ProvinceLima
FoundedDecember 28, 1961
CapitalVilla María del Triunfo
Subdivisions1 populated center
Government
 • MayorEloy Chávez Hernández
(2019-2022)
Area
 • Total70.57 km2 (27.25 sq mi)
Elevation
158 m (518 ft)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total398,433
 • Density5,600/km2 (15,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (PET)
Area code35
UBIGEO150143
Websitemunivmt.gob.pe

GeographyEdit

The district has a total land area of 70.57 km². Its administrative center is located 158 meters above sea level.

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DemographicsEdit

According to a 2002 estimate by the INEI, the district has 329,057 inhabitants and a population density of 4662.8 persons/km². In 1999, there were 71,889 households in the district.
According to Propoli (http://www.propoli.org/quehacemos.htm)[permanent dead link] :
the principal economic activities in the region are timber, restaurants, footwear, clothing, metalworking, tourism.
Undernourishment rate is 14.76%
Population without access to drinking water is 34.05%
Population without electricity is 22.9%

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Municipalidad de Villa María del Triunfo". Archived from the original on 24 January 2012. Retrieved 6 September 2011.

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Coordinates: 12°09′29″S 76°55′46″W / 12.15806°S 76.92944°W / -12.15806; -76.92944