Location, climate, population and limits of Surco

Surco PeruLocation
Surco is located in the Western department of Lima.
Falls within the following geographic coordinates:
Altitude: 68 meters
Latitude: 12 ° 08'36''
Longitude: 77 ° 00'13''

Surface
42 km square

Limits
North: In the districts of La Molina, Ate Vitarte and San Borja.
South: With the Chorrillos district.
East: In the districts of La Molina, Villa Maria del Triunfo and San Juan de Miraflores.
West: In the districts of San Borja, Miraflores and Barranco Surquillo.

Weather
18 º C (average temperature)
27 º C (January-March)
and 15 º C (winter)

Demographics (INEI 2005)
Population 272.690 inhabitants
Population census 124.079 men
Population census 148.611 women
Intercensal growth rate (1981-1993) 2.8
Population 15 years and over 218.105
Illiteracy rate of population 15 years and over 0.4
Population density 7847.2 inhabitants per Km 2

Housing Information (INEI 2005)
Total private dwellings 76.064
Total dwellings with sewage services 62.118
Total of households with electric lighting service 65.509