Mariano Melgar District

Mariano Melgar

Coat of arms
Country  Peru
Region Arequipa
Province Arequipa
Founded August 27, 2007
Capital Mariano Melgar
Subdivisions 1 populated center
  Mayor Oscar Alfredo Ayala Arenas
  Total 29.83 km2 (11.52 sq mi)
Elevation 2,385 m (7,825 ft)
Population (2005 census)
  Total 53,303
  Density 1,800/km2 (4,600/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 040109

Mariano Melgar District is one of the twenty-nine districts of the Arequipa Province in Peru.[1]


  1. (Spanish) Municipalidad Distrital de Mariano Melgar, Municipalidad Distrital Mariano Melgar, Retrieved November 28, 2007.

Coordinates: 16°24′00″S 71°28′59″W / 16.40000°S 71.48306°W / -16.40000; -71.48306

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