Morropón Province

from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Morropón Province
Location of the province in the Piura region
Location of the province in the Piura region
coat of arms
coat of arms
Basic data
Country Peru
region Piura
Seat Chulucanas
surface 3,817.9 km²
Residents 162,027 (2017)
density 42 inhabitants per km²
founding January 31, 1936
ISO 3166-2 PE-PIU
Website (Spanish)
Alcalde Provincial Nelson Mío Reyes
Political party Partido Democrático Somos Perú
Surroundings of the city of Morropón
Surroundings of the city of Morropón

Coordinates: 5 ° 13 ′  S , 80 ° 0 ′  W

The province of Morropón is one of eight provinces in the administrative region of Piura in northwestern Peru . The province of Morropón covers an area of ​​3817.92 km². At the 2017 census, 162,027 people lived in the province. In 1993 the population was 163,052, in 2007 159,693.

Geographical location

The province of Morropón is divided into two parts by the Piura River . The province of Morropón borders the province of Ayabaca in the north, the province of Huancabamba in the east, the region of Lambayeque in the south and the province of Piura in the west . The capital of the province is Chulucanas .

Administrative division

The province of Morrópon is divided into 10 districts. The district of Chulucanas is the seat of the provincial administration.

District Administrative headquarters
Chulucanas Chulucanas
Buenos Aires Buenos Aires
Chalaco Chalaco
La Matanza La Matanza
Morropón Morropón
Salitral Salitral
San Juan de Bigote Bigote
Santa Catalina de Mossa Paltashaco
Santo Domingo Santo Domingo
Yamango Yamango

Individual evidence

  1. ^ A b Peru: Piura Region, Provinces and Districts . Retrieved December 7, 2019.

Web links

Commons : Province of Morropón  - Collection of images, videos and audio files