Cullhuas District

Cullhuas
District
Country   Peru
Region Junín
Province Huancayo
Founded April 23, 1954
Capital Cullhuas
Government
 •  Mayor Jeremias Heraclio Olivera Aliaga
Area
 • Total 108.01 km2 (41.70 sq mi)
Elevation 3,663 m (12,018 ft)
Population ( 2005 census)
 • Total 2,940
 • Density 27/km2 (70/sq mi)
Time zone PET ( UTC-5)
UBIGEO 120113

Cullhuas District is one of twenty-eight districts of the province Huancayo in Peru. [1]

Ethnic groups

The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population (63.39%) learnt to speak in childhood, 36.53% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language ( 2007 Peru Census). [2]

Other Languages