El Bosque, Chiapas

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El Bosque
Municipality
Municipality of El Bosque in Chiapas. web site www.elbosquechiapas.gob.mx
Municipality of El Bosque in Chiapas. web site www.elbosquechiapas.gob.mx
El Bosque is located in Mexico
El Bosque
El Bosque
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°04′N 92°43′W / 17.067°N 92.717°W / 17.067; -92.717Coordinates: 17°04′N 92°43′W / 17.067°N 92.717°W / 17.067; -92.717
Country  Mexico
State Chiapas
Area
 • Total 93 sq mi (241 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 18,559

El Bosque, Chiapas is a town and one of the 119 Municipalities of Chiapas, in southern Mexico. It covers an area of 241 km².

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 18,559,[1] up from 14,993 as of 2005.[2]

As of 2010, the town of El Bosque had a population of 5,155.[1] Other than the town of El Bosque, the municipality had 61 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Plátanos (1,992), San Pedro Nichtalucum (1,881), and San Cayetano (1,833), classified as rural.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "El Bosque". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "El Bosque". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas. Retrieved July 25, 2008.