Chinampa de Gorostiza

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Chinampa de Gorostiza
Municipality
Chinampa de Gorostiza is located in Mexico
Chinampa de Gorostiza
Chinampa de Gorostiza
Location of Chinampa de Gorostiza within Mexico
Coordinates: 21°22′N 97°44′W / 21.367°N 97.733°W / 21.367; -97.733
Country  Mexico
State Veracruz
Government
 • Municipal President Baltazar Avendaño Delgado
Area
 • Total 153 km2 (59 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 14 143
 • Density 92.44/km2 (239.4/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-7)
Website http://www.chinampa.gob.mx/

Chinampa de Gorostiza is in Veracruz, Mexico. It is located in the north of the State of Veracruz, about 220 km from state capital Xalapa. It has a surface of 152.99 km2. It is located at 21°22′N 97°44′W / 21.367°N 97.733°W / 21.367; -97.733.

The municipality of Chinampa de Gorostiza is bordered to the south by Tantima and Tuxpam, to the east by Tamiahua and to the north by Tamalín.[1]

It produces principally maize, beans, orange and mango.

In Chinampa de Gorostiza , in June takes place the celebration in honor to San Antonio de Padua, Patron of the place.

The weather in Chicontepec is very warm all year with rains in summer.

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