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Peru overview

Peru is a country in South America and his population is 29,907,003 inhabitants over an area of 1,285,220 km2. Peru capital is Lima and his main time zone (in capitale) is America/Lima.

Peru iso 3166 codes are PE (alpha-2), PER (alpha-3) and 604 (numeric). Peru FIPS code is PE. Peru currency is Sol and the dialing code is +51.

Peru postal format is : 99999 ( Código postal).

Administrative divisions in Peru : 25 Regiones (Regions), 195 Provincias (Provinces), 1837 Distritos (Districts).

Largest cities in Peru are : Lima, Arequipa, Callao, Trujillo, Chiclayo, Iquitos, Huancayo, Piura, Chimbote, Cusco.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Lima
Population :
29,907,003
Area :
1,285,220 km2
Iso code :
PE
dialing code :
51
Currency :
Sol

Largest cities in Peru

CountryPeru
ContinentSouth America
CapitalLima
Iso codesPE / PER / 604
Time zoneAmerica/Lima
Total area1,285,220 km2
Dialing code+51
CurrencySol
Internet tld.pe
Postal format 99999
GDP210 billion dollars
GDP per capita7,032 dollars
Neighbours countriesBolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador.

Peru administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Regiones (Regions) Level 125
Provincias (Provinces) Level 2195
Distritos (Districts) Level 31837

Spoken languages in Peru

Airports near Lima (Capital of Peru)

AirportCityDistance
Jorge Chávez International AirportLima10 km
Francisco Carle AirportJauja172 km
Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International AirportPisco209 km
Alferez Fap David Figueroa Fernandini AirportHuánuco257 km
Comandante FAP German Arias Graziani AirportAnta306 km
Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendivil Duarte AirportAyacucho331 km
Teniente FAP Jaime A De Montreuil Morales AirportChimbote361 km
Maria Reiche Neuman AirportNazca385 km
Teniente General Gerardo Pérez Pinedo AirportAtalaya385 km
Cap FAP David Abenzur Rengifo International AirportPucallpa489 km

Peru first administrative level


Largest cities in Peru

CityPopulationDistance from Lima
Lima7,737,0020 km
Arequipa841,130766 km
Callao813,26410 km
Trujillo747,450489 km
Chiclayo577,375663 km
Iquitos437,6201,013 km
Huancayo376,657199 km
Piura325,466859 km
Chimbote316,966370 km
Cusco312,140574 km
Pucallpa310,750490 km
Tacna280,098986 km
Surco251,64811 km
Ica246,844266 km
Juliaca245,675839 km
Sullana160,789891 km
Chincha Alta153,076181 km
Huánuco147,959250 km
Ayacucho140,033329 km
Cajamarca135,000567 km
Puno116,552867 km
Tumbes109,2231,016 km
Talara99,074953 km
Chosica88,60636 km
Huaraz86,934285 km
Cerro de Pasco78,910175 km
Chulucanas68,835847 km
San Isidro68,3099 km
Huaral62,17464 km
Pisco61,869206 km
Catacaos57,304855 km
Paita56,151895 km
Abancay55,111484 km
Huacho54,545122 km
Moquegua54,517872 km
Ilo53,476873 km
Tingo María53,177326 km
Jaén52,493733 km
Tarma51,350162 km
Barranca46,290165 km
Moyobamba44,276669 km
Lambayeque43,710673 km
Picsi43,610665 km
Chepén41,992597 km
Yurimaguas41,827691 km
Huancavelica41,576238 km
Zaña39,200635 km
Tambopata38,966837 km
Juanjuí37,715543 km
Puerto Maldonado37,543855 km
La Unión34,834845 km
Ferreñafe34,357674 km
Sicuani33,575676 km
La Oroya33,345136 km
Chocope32,370531 km
Nuevo Imperial32,344138 km
Imperial32,344135 km
Tambo Grande30,033872 km
La Rinconada29,678870 km
Pacasmayo29,165587 km
Tocache29,029433 km
Mollendo28,953774 km
Chaupimarca28,666192 km
Paramonga27,631177 km
La Peca27,045733 km
Chancay26,95859 km
Hualmay26,658123 km
Monsefú25,707654 km
Marcavelica25,645894 km
San Vicente de Cañete25,517134 km
Querecotillo25,396895 km
Guadalupe25,376598 km
Santa Ana25,145478 km
Rioja25,057667 km
Laredo24,691488 km
Nazca23,556384 km
Yanacancha23,175205 km
Sechura23,020834 km
Moche22,581483 km
Santiago de Cao21,982515 km
Huamachuco21,768486 km
Paiján21,128541 km
Jauja21,057169 km
Virú20,774446 km
Huaura20,723125 km
Bagua Grande20,382717 km
Chachapoyas20,279653 km
Ayaviri19,310766 km
Huanta18,627318 km
Uchiza17,742404 km
La Breita17,693965 km
Andahuaylas17,444434 km
Mala17,26081 km
Zarumilla16,9071,016 km
Camaná16,434690 km
San Pedro de Lloc16,250581 km
Huarmey16,172252 km
Yunguyo16,140977 km
Chongoyape16,061655 km
Ilave16,033913 km


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