Aquila is a municipality in Veracruz, Mexico. It is located about 136 km from state capital Xalapa to the south-west. It has a surface of 35.37 km2. It is located at 18°48′N 97°18′W / 18.800°N 97.300°W / 18.800; -97.300.
The municipality of Aquila is delimited to the north by Puebla, to the east by Maltrata, to the south by Acultzingo and to the west by Puebla, 
It produces maize.