Ica Region

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Ica Region
Nazca Lines: "Dog"
Offeecial seal o Ica Region
Seal
Location of the Ica Region in Peru
Location of the Ica Region in Peru
KintraPeru
Subdiveesions5 provinces and 43 districts
CaipitalIca
Area
 • Total21,327.83 km2 (8,234.72 sq mi)
Elevation
(Caipital)
406 m (1,332 ft)
Highest elevation
3,796 m (12,454 ft)
Lawest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2004 estimate)
 • Tot709,556
 • Density33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Dialin code056
ISO 3166 codePE-ICA
Principal resoorcesIron, cotton, grapevine, kidney beans.
Poverty rate41.7%
Percentage o Peru's GDP2.36%
Wabsteidwww.regionica.gob.pe

Ica is a region (umwhile kent as a department) in Peru. It borders the Paceefic Ocean on the wast; the Lima Region on the north; the Huancavelica an Ayacucho regions on the east; an the Arequipa Region on the sooth. Its caipital is the ceety o Ica.

Provinces[eedit | eedit soorce]

The provinces, wi their caipitals in parentheses, are:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

  •  "Ica, a government department of Peru" . Collier's New Encyclopedia. 1921.

Coordinates: 14°04′S 75°44′W / 14.07°S 75.73°W / -14.07; -75.73