Bachíniva

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Bachíniva
Town
Bachíniva is located in Mexico
Bachíniva
Bachíniva
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 28°48′N 107°53′W / 28.800°N 107.883°W / 28.800; -107.883Coordinates: 28°48′N 107°53′W / 28.800°N 107.883°W / 28.800; -107.883
Country  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipality Bachíniva
Founded (mission) 8 September 1660
Population (1995)
 • Total 2,222
Demonym Bachinivense

Bachíniva is a town in the Mexican state of Chihuahua. It serves as the municipal seat for the surrounding municipality of the same name. It was founded by Franciscan missionaries on 8 September 1660 as Santa María de Nativitas de Bachimba.

In 1995, the town had a total population of 2,222.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bachiniva". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved 2008-08-18.