Cullhuas District

Cullhuas
District
Country Peru
RegionJunín
ProvinceHuancayo
FoundedApril 23, 1954
CapitalCullhuas
Government
 • MayorJeremias Heraclio Olivera Aliaga
Area
 • Total108.01 km2 (41.70 sq mi)
Elevation3,663 m (12,018 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total2,940
 • Density27/km2 (70/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (PET)
UBIGEO120113

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