Huacaybamba Province


Location of Huacaybamba in the Huánuco Region
Country Peru
Region Huánuco
Capital Huacaybamba
  Total 1,743.70 km2 (673.25 sq mi)
Population (2005 census)
  Total 19,876
  Density 11/km2 (30/sq mi)

The Huacaybamba Province is one of eleven provinces of the Huánuco Region in Peru. The capital of this province is the city of Huacaybamba.


Political division

The province is divided into four districts, which are:

Ethnic groups

The people in the province are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population (78.86%) learnt to speak in childhood, 20.45% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).[1]

See also


  1. INEI, Peru, Censos Nacionales 2007

Coordinates: 9°04′57″S 76°49′58″W / 9.08250°S 76.83278°W / -9.08250; -76.83278

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