Independencia District, Lima

Independencia
District
Flag of Independencia
Flag
Coat of arms of Independencia
Coat of arms
Location of Independencia in the Lima province
Location of Independencia in the Lima province
Country Peru
RegionLima
ProvinceLima
FoundedMarch 16, 1964
CapitalIndependencia
Subdivisions1 populated center
Government
 • MayorEvans Sifuentes
Area
 • Total14.56 km2 (5.62 sq mi)
Elevation130 m (430 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total197,308
 • Density14,000/km2 (35,000/sq mi)
Time zonePET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO150112
Websitemuniindependencia.gob.pe

Independencia is a district of the Lima Province in Peru. It is part of the city of Lima. Officially established as a district on March 16, 1964, the current mayor (alcalde) of Independencia is Lovell Yomond Vargas. The district's postal code is 28.

Geography

The district has a total land area of 14.56 km². Its administrative center is located 130 meters above sea level.

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