Abasolo, Nuevo León

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Abasolo is both a municipality and a town in the Mexican state of Nuevo Leon.

Location[edit]

The municipality of Abasolo is located in the central western region of the state, in the Salinas Valley. Its coordinates are 29º98’ N and 100º23’ W. Abasolo extends over 76.90 square kilometers and is 907 metres (2,976 ft) above sea level.

The municipality limits with the following municipalities, all within Nuevo León: to the North with Salinas Victoria; to the South and West with Hidalgo and Salinas Victoria; to the east with El Carmen.

Climate[edit]

The prevailing climate in the municipality is temperate and hot, with an average temperature of 18°C; May and June are the warmest months. Average annual rainfall is between 400 and 500 milimeters; August, September and October are the rainy season.

Population centers[edit]

The municipality has a total of 13 population centers, of which the following are the largest:

  • The municipal seat, also named Abasolo, which had a population of 1,780 in 1995
  • Kilómetro 21, population 69
  • Viveros Dávila (La Laborcita), population 25
  • Dolores
  • Los Ligueros
  • Agapita
  • Arroyo Báez
  • Huerta Magdalena

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Coordinates: 25°57′N 100°24′W / 25.950°N 100.400°W / 25.950; -100.400