Santa Elena Province

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Santa Elena
Province
Province o Santa Elena
Banner o Santa Elena
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Location o Santa Elena Province in Ecuador
Location o Santa Elena Province in Ecuador
Cantons o Santa Elena Province
Cantons o Santa Elena Province
KintraEcuador
Established7 November 2007
Named forSanta Elena
CaipitalSanta Elena
Cantons
Govrenment
 • Provincial PrefectIng. Patricio Cisneros
Area
 • Total3,762.8 km2 (1,452.8 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Tot301,168
 • Density80/km2 (210/sq mi)
 • Population 2001
244,316
Time zoneUTC-5 (ECT)
Aurie code(s)(0)4
Wabsteidhttp://www.santaelena.gob.ec/

Santa Elena Province is a province o Ecuador in the coastal region. Creatit in 2007 frae territory that belanged tae the Guayas Province, it is ane o the twa newest provinces o Ecuador, alang wi Santo Domingo de Los Tsáchilas. Its caipital ceety is Santa Elena, frae which the province derives its name.

Poleetical diveesion[eedit | eedit soorce]

The province is dividit intae three cantons. The follaein table leets each wi its population as o the 2001 census, its aurie in square kilometres (km²), an the name o the canton seat or caipital.

Canton Pop. (2001) Aurie (km²) Seat/Caipital
La Libertad 77,646 25 La Libertad
Salinas 49,572 69 Salinas
Santa Elena 111,671 3,669 Santa Elena

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. http://www.inec.gob.ec