Santa Rosa District, Lima

Santa Rosa District
Distrito de Santa Rosa

Location of Santa Rosa in the Lima province
Country  Peru
Region Lima
Province Lima
Founded February 6, 1962
Capital Santa Rosa
  Mayor Pablo Chegni Melgarejo
  Total 21.5 km2 (8.3 sq mi)
Elevation 7 m (23 ft)
Population (2007 census)
  Total 10,903
  Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 150139

Santa Rosa is a district of the Lima Province in Peru. Officially established as a district on February 6, 1962, the current mayor of Santa Rosa is Luis García Villacorta. The district's postal code is 38.


The district has a total land area of 21.5 km². Its administrative center is located 79 meters above sea level.



According to a 2002 estimate by the INEI, the district has 5,896 inhabitants and a population density of 274.2 persons/km². In 1999, there were 5,249 households in the district.


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Coordinates: 11°48′23″S 77°09′56″W / 11.80639°S 77.16556°W / -11.80639; -77.16556

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