Amatenango de la Frontera

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Amatenango de la Frontera
Municipality
Municipality of Amatenango de la Frontera in Chiapas
Municipality of Amatenango de la Frontera in Chiapas
Amatenango de la Frontera is located in Mexico
Amatenango de la Frontera
Amatenango de la Frontera
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 15°26′N 92°7′W / 15.433°N 92.117°W / 15.433; -92.117Coordinates: 15°26′N 92°7′W / 15.433°N 92.117°W / 15.433; -92.117
Country  Mexico
State Chiapas
Settled mid-17th century
Area
 • Municipality 171.4 km2 (66.2 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Municipality 26,094
 • Metro 666

Amatenango de la Frontera is a town and one of the 119 municipalities of Chiapas, in southern Mexico.

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 26,094, with 666 in the municipal seat.[1]

It covers an area of 171.4 km² and is a part of Mexico's border with Guatemala.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amatenango de la Frontera". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. INAFED. Retrieved July 25, 2008.