Ixhuatán, Chiapas

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Ixhuatán
Municipality
Municipality of Ixhuatán in Chiapas
Municipality of Ixhuatán in Chiapas
Ixhuatán is located in Mexico
Ixhuatán
Ixhuatán
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°17′N 93°1′W / 17.283°N 93.017°W / 17.283; -93.017Coordinates: 17°17′N 93°1′W / 17.283°N 93.017°W / 17.283; -93.017
Country  Mexico
State Chiapas
Area
 • Total 28 sq mi (72 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 10,239

Ixhuatán is a town and one of the 119 Municipalities of Chiapas, in southern Mexico.

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 10,239,[1] up from 8,877 as of 2005 .[2] It covers an area of 72 km².

As of 2010, the town of Ixhuatán had a population of 3,621.[1] Other than the town of Ixhuatán, the municipality had 53 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Ignacio Zaragoza (1,222), and Chapayal Grande (1,112), classified as rural.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Ixhuatán". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Ixhuatán". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas. Retrieved July 25, 2008.