Cusco Province

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Cusco
Province
Location of Cusco in the Cusco Region
Coordinates: 13°31′06″S 71°58′41″W / 13.5183°S 71.9781°W / -13.5183; -71.9781Coordinates: 13°31′06″S 71°58′41″W / 13.5183°S 71.9781°W / -13.5183; -71.9781
Country Peru
Region Cusco
Capital Cusco
Government
 • Mayor Marina Sequeiros Montesinos (2007)
Area
 • Total 617.0 km2 (238.2 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 348,493 (2,005 census)
 • Density 564.8/km2 (1,463/sq mi)
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Cusco Province is the smallest of thirteen provinces in the Cusco Region in southern Peru.

Political division[change | change source]

The province has eight districts (Spanish: distritos, singular: distrito). Each of the districts are led by a mayor (alcalde). The districts, with their capitals, are: