Huechuraba is a commune of Chile located in Santiago Province, Santiago Metropolitan Region.
Huechuraba has a mild mediterranean climate: relatively hot dry summers (November to March) with temperatures reaching up to 35 degrees Celsius on the hottest days; winters (June to August) are more humid, with typical maximum daily temperatures of 12 degrees Celsius, and minimums of a few degrees above freezing.
Area: 44.8 km
Population: 82,200 (2006 projection)
Average annual household income: $22,904
Population below poverty line: 14.5% (2006)
Regional quality of life index: 73.23, medium, 31 out of 52 (2005)
Human Development Index: 0.737, 56 out of 341 (2003)" Las Trayectorias del Desarrollo Humano en las Comunas de Chile (1994-2003)." UNDP, Gobierno de Chile, Mideplan
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