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Chimborazo, Ecuador

Chimborazo is one of 24 primary administrative regions in Ecuador with a population of approximately 458,581 people.

Facts and figures on Chimborazo at a glance

Region name: Chimborazo (Provincia del Chimborazo)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 458,581 people
Country: Ecuador
Continent: South America

The regional headquarters of Chimborazo (Provincia del Chimborazo) is located in the regional capital Riobamba (Riobamba) with a population of 124,478 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Chimborazo's regional capital Riobamba to Ecuador's capital Quito (Quito) is approximately 160 km (100 mi).

Facts and figures about Chimborazo
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Chimborazo Provincia del Chimborazo458,581 peopleRiobamba Riobamba124,478 people

Compare with other regions in Ecuador.

Map of Chimborazo

Map of Chimborazo

Information on Chimborazo

Information on Chimborazo
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Chimborazo Provincia del ChimborazoRiobamba Riobamba10EcuadorSouth America

Time in Chimborazo

Time in Chimborazo
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 1:47pmNoThu, 23 Sep 2021 - 1:47pmUTC -5.0America/Guayaquil

Geographic coordinates of Chimborazo

Latitude & Longitude of Chimborazo
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map1°55'00.0"S (-1.9166700°)78°45'00.0"W (-78.7500000°)

Subregions in Chimborazo

There are 10 administrative subregions in Chimborazo.
Subregions in Chimborazo
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Canton Alausi Cantón Alausí1.---
Canton Chunchi Cantón Chunchi2.---
Canton Colta Cantón Colta3.---
Canton Guamote Cantón Guamote4.---
Canton Guano Cantón Guano5.---
Canton Riobamba Cantón Riobamba6.---
Chambo Chambo7.---
Cumanda Cumanda8.---
Pallatanga Pallatanga9.---
Penipe Penipe10.---

External sources of information on Chimborazo

Chimborazo on Wikipedia