Jesús María District, Lima

Jesús María is one of the most centrally located districts of , . It is a middle-class, high density district and it usually ranks in the top districts with the best quality of life in Lima with an HDI of 0.770, only behind the districts of San Isidro and Miraflores.

Notable Places in the Area

The Estadio Nacional of Peru is a multi-purpose stadium located in , . Photo: BlackBird07, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Larco Museum is a privately owned museum of pre-Columbian art, located in the Pueblo Libre District of , . Photo: Velvet, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Museo Nacional de Arqueología Antropología e Historia del Perú is the largest and oldest museum in , located on Plaza Bolívar in the Pueblo Libre district of . Photo: Ibrehaut, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Government office
The is a free trade area with the objective of creating a customs union comprising the countries of , , , and . is situated 3½ km southeast of Jesús María District, Lima.

Localities in the Area

is the capital of and its largest city. Founded in 1535 by the Spanish conquistador… Photo: Thomas Quine, CC BY 2.0.

Central , comprises the districts of Lima, Breña, Jesús María, Lince, La Victoria, San Luis, El Agustino and Rímac. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Western Lima includes the Chorrillos, San Isidro, Magdalena del Mar, Pueblo Libre, San Miguel districts of Lima, to the south of the Rimac River and west of Av.

Jesús María District, Lima

-12.0776° or 12° 4' 39.4" south
-77.0467° or 77° 2' 48.1" west
111 metres (364 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Aymara: Jesús María jisk'a t'aqa suyu
  • Catalan: Districte de Jesús María
  • Catalan: Jesús María
  • Cebuano: Jesús María
  • Chinese: 赫蘇斯瑪麗亞區
  • Czech: Jesús María
  • Dutch: Jesús María
  • English: Jesus Maria
  • English: Jesús María
  • Esperanto: Distrikto Jesuo Maria
  • French: Jesús María
  • German: Distrikt Jesús María
  • Italian: Distretto di Jesús María
  • Italian: Jesús María
  • Portuguese: Jesús María
  • Quechua: Distrito de Jesús María
  • Quechua: Jesús María
  • Quechua: Jesús María distritu
  • Spanish: Distrito de Jesús María
  • Spanish: Jesus Maria
  • Spanish: Jesús María

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