General Heliodoro Castillo (municipality)

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General Heliodoro Castillo
Municipality
General Heliodoro Castillo is located in Mexico
General Heliodoro Castillo
General Heliodoro Castillo
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°26′N 99°47′W / 17.433°N 99.783°W / 17.433; -99.783Coordinates: 17°26′N 99°47′W / 17.433°N 99.783°W / 17.433; -99.783
Country  Mexico
State Guerrero
Municipal seat Tlacotepec
Area
 • Total 1,613.8 km2 (623.1 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 34,554

General Heliodoro Castillo is one of the 81 municipalities of Guerrero, in south-western Mexico, located 34 kilometres from Chilpancingo. The municipal seat lies at Tlacotepec. This town is named after a prominent general. The municipality covers an area of 1,613.8 km².

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 34,554.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "General Heliodoro Castillo". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved December 23, 2008.