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Tarapaca, Chile

Tarapaca is one of 15 primary administrative regions in Chile with a population of approximately 238,950 people.

Facts and figures on Tarapaca at a glance

Region name: Tarapaca (Región de Tarapacá)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 238,950 people
Country: Chile
Continent: South America

The regional headquarters of Tarapaca (Región de Tarapacá) is located in the regional capital Iquique (Iquique) with a population of 227,499 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Tarapaca's regional capital Iquique to Chile's capital Santiago (Santiago) is approximately 1,469 km (913 mi).

Facts and figures about Tarapaca
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Tarapaca Región de Tarapacá238,950 peopleIquique Iquique227,499 people

Compare with other regions in Chile.

Map of Tarapaca

Map of Tarapaca

Information on Tarapaca

Information on Tarapaca
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Tarapaca Región de TarapacáIquique Iquique2ChileSouth America

Time in Tarapaca

Time in Tarapaca
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 8 Mar 2021 - 2:33amIn effect (+1 hour)Mon, 8 Mar 2021 - 1:33amGMT UTC -2.0America/Santiago

Geographic coordinates of Tarapaca

Latitude & Longitude of Tarapaca
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map20°00'00.0"S (-20.0000000°)69°19'60.0"W (-69.3333300°)

Subregions in Tarapaca

There are 2 administrative subregions in Tarapaca.
Subregions in Tarapaca
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Provincia de Iquique Provincia de Iquique1.-Iquique Iquique227,499
Provincia del Tamarugal Provincia del Tamarugal2.---

External sources of information on Tarapaca

Tarapaca on Wikipedia