Galeana Municipality

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Galeana
Municipality
Municipality of Galeana in Chihuahua
Municipality of Galeana in Chihuahua
Galeana is located in Mexico
Galeana
Galeana
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 30°7′N 107°38′W / 30.117°N 107.633°W / 30.117; -107.633Coordinates: 30°7′N 107°38′W / 30.117°N 107.633°W / 30.117; -107.633
Country  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipal seat Hermenegildo Galeana
Area
 • Total 1,529 km2 (590 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 5,892

Galeana is one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Hermenegildo Galeana. The municipality covers an area of 1,529 km².

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 5,892,[1] up from 3,774 as of 2005.[2]

The municipality had 109 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Abdenago C. García (Lagunitas) (2,113) and Colonia Le Barón (2,104), classified as rural.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Galeana". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Galeana". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved August 22, 2008.