Guadalupe Victoria Municipality

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Guadalupe Victoria
Municipality
Guadalupe Victoria is located in Mexico
Guadalupe Victoria
Guadalupe Victoria
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 24°27′N 104°07′W / 24.450°N 104.117°W / 24.450; -104.117Coordinates: 24°27′N 104°07′W / 24.450°N 104.117°W / 24.450; -104.117
Country  Mexico
State Durango
Municipal seat Ciudad Guadalupe Victoria
Area
 • Total 767.10 km2 (296.18 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 34,052
 • Density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)

Guadalupe Victoria is one of the 39 municipalities of Durango, in north-western Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Ciudad Guadalupe Victoria. The municipality covers an area of 767.10 km².

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 34,052,[1] up from 32,058 as of 2005.[2]


As of 2010, the city of Guadalupe Victoria had a population of 16,506.[1] Other than the city of Guadalupe Victoria, the municipality had 92 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Antonio Amaro (Saucillo) (3,526), Ignacio Allende (2,588), Ignacio Ramírez (2,432), classified as urban, and General Calixto Contreras (Colorada) (2,213), Felipe Carrillo Puerto (Tarabillas) (2,019), and José Guadalupe Rodríguez (Peñuelas) (1,374), classified as rural.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Guadalupe Victoria". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Guadalupe Victoria". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved November 18, 2008.