El Salto, Jalisco

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El Salto
Municipality and city
Coat of arms of El Salto
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality in Jalisco
Location of the municipality in Jalisco
El Salto is located in Mexico
El Salto
El Salto
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 20°51′13″N 103°18′14″W / 20.85361°N 103.30389°W / 20.85361; -103.30389Coordinates: 20°51′13″N 103°18′14″W / 20.85361°N 103.30389°W / 20.85361; -103.30389
Country  Mexico
State Jalisco
Area
 • Total 41.5 km2 (16.0 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 111,436

El Salto is a city, and the surrounding municipality of the same name, in the central region of the Mexican state of Jalisco.

The municipality covers a surface of area of 41.50 km² with a population of 111,436. It is surrounded, in a clockwise direction from the north, by the municipalities of Tlaquepaque, Tonalá, Juanacatlán, and Tlajomulco de Zúñiga. It was created on 22 December 1943, with its escision from the municipality of Juanacatlán.

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