Ixcatepec

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Ixcatepec
Municipality
Ixcatepec is located in Mexico
Ixcatepec
Ixcatepec
Location of Ixcatepec within Mexico
Coordinates: 21°14′N 98°00′W / 21.233°N 98.000°W / 21.233; -98.000
Country  Mexico
State Veracruz
Government
 • Municipal President Erick Omar Martínez Márquez
Area
 • Total 229.5 km2 (88.6 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 12 664
 • Density 55.18/km2 (142.9/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-7)
Website http://www.ixcatepec.gob.mx/

Ixcatepec in Veracruz, Mexico. It is located in north zone of the State of Veracruz, about 220 km from state capital Xalapa. It has a surface of 229.49 km2. It is located at 21°14′N 98°00′W / 21.233°N 98.000°W / 21.233; -98.000.

The municipality of Ixcatepec is delimited to the north and north-east by Chontla, to the west by Tantoyuca, to the south by Chicontepec de Tejeda and to the south-east by Tepetzintla.[1]

It produces principally maize, beans and sugarcane.

In Ixcatepec , in August takes place the celebration in honor to Virgen de la Asunción, Patron of the town.

The weather in Ixcatepec is very warm all year with rains in summer and autumn.

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