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Imbabura is a province located in the Andes of northern Ecuador. The capital is Ibarra. The people of the province speak Spanish and the Imbaburan Quechua language.The summit of Cotacachi Volcano at an elevation of 4944m is 15km north-east of the town of Cotacachi. The volcano is located in the large Cotacachi Cayapas Ecological Reserve.Imbabura Volcano is also located in the province. Best reached from the town of La Esperanza, the 4609m high mountain can be climbed in a single day.CantonsThe province is divided into six cantons. The following table lists each with its population at the 2001 census and 2010 census. its area in square kilometres (km²), and the name of the cantonal seat or capital.DemographicsEthnic groups as of the Ecuadorian census of 2010: Mestizo 65.7%Indigenous 25.8%Afro-Ecuadorian 5.4%White 2.7% Montubio 0.3%Other 0.1%Imbabura Province is in Ecuador. Take a peek at our international travel planner: Imbabura Province and its charms laid bare and easily scheduled.
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