Villa María del Triunfo
|Villa María del Triunfo|
Location of Villa María del Triunfo in Lima
|Founded||December 28, 1961|
|Capital||Villa María del Triunfo|
|Subdivisions||1 populated center|
|• Mayor||Silvia Barrera|
|• Total||70.57 km2 (27.25 sq mi)|
|Elevation||158 m (518 ft)|
|Population (2005 census)|
|• Density||5,000/km2 (13,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PET (UTC-5)|
Villa María del Triunfo is a district of the Lima Province in Peru. It located in the Cono Sur area of the city of Lima. Officially established as a district on December 28, 1961, the current mayor (alcaldesa) of Villa María del Triunfo is Silvia Barrera. The district's postal code is 35.
According to a 2002 estimate by the INEI, the district has 329,057 inhabitants and a population density of 4662.8 persons/km². In 1999, there were 71,889 households in the district.
According to Propoli (http://www.propoli.org/quehacemos.htm) :
the principal economic activities in the region are timber, restaurants, footwear, clothing, metalworking, tourism.
Undernourishment rate is 14.76%
Population without access to drinking water is 34.05%
Population without electricity is 22.9%
- "Municipalidad de Villa María del Triunfo". Retrieved 6 September 2011.
- (Spanish) Official district's web site