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Coordinates: 5 ° 6 ′  S , 80 ° 10 ′  W
Map: Peru
Chulucanas on the map of Peru
Basic data
Country Peru
region Piura
province Morropón
Residents 40,867  (2017)
City insignia
Flag of Chulucanas.svg
Escudo de Chulucanas.png
Detailed data
height 92  m
Waters Río Piura , Río Ñacara
Time zone UTC -5
City Presidency Nelson Mío Reyes
Església de San Ramón de Chulucanas
Església de San Ramón de Chulucanas

Chulucanas is a city in Peru of about 40,000 inhabitants (40,867 in the 2017 census). In 2007 the population was 36,613. The city is the seat of the eponymous diocese .


The city of Chulucanas is located in the northwest of the South American country in the Piura region and is the capital of the Morropón province . It is located in the Chulucanas district .

The 92 m above sea level. d. City at sea ​​level is a good 100 km from the Pacific coast and a few kilometers from the western edge of the Peruvian western cordillera of the Andes . The Río Ñacara flows into the Río Piura at Chulucanas .

Individual evidence

  1. a b Peru: Region Piura - Provinces & Places . Accessed January 1, 2020.
  2. Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática (INEI): Directorio Nacional de Centros Poblados - Censos Nacionales 2017 . Lima 2018, vol. 4, p. 1545 ( online ).

Web links

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