Elevation 3,167 m
Founded August 17, 1920
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
Area 50.25 km²
Cuenca District is one of nineteen districts of the province Huancavelica in Peru.
The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population (64.01%) learnt to speak in childhood, 35.65% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).