San Cristóbal District (Luya)

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San Cristóbal District
Basic data
Country Peru
region Amazon
province LuyaTemplate: Infobox administrative unit / maintenance / other
Seat San Cristóbal de Olto
surface 33.4 km²
Residents 546 (2017)
density 16 inhabitants per km²
founding December 30, 1944
ISO 3166-2 PE-AMA
Alcalde District Antolino Valqui Vargas

Coordinates: 6 ° 6 ′ 8 ″  S , 77 ° 57 ′ 36 ″  W

The district of San Cristóbal is one of the 23 northern Peruvian districts that make up the province of Luya in the Amazon region in northern Peru . The district has an area of ​​33.36 km². The population was 546 in 2017. The district administration is located in San Cristóbal de Olto .

The most important festival of the capital, San Cristóbal de Olto, is celebrated on the day of St. Christopher (San Cristobál) on September 19th.

Geographical location

In the north, the district of San Cristóbal borders on the district of San Jerónimo (Luya) , in the east on the district of Valera , in the south on the districts of Lámud and the districts of Luya .

Villages, towns and homesteads in the San Cristóbal district

  • San Cristóbal de Olto
  • Santa Rosa
  • San Juan

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