Magdalena Municipality, Jalisco
|Municipality and city|
Location of the municipality in Jalisco
|• Total||445.36 km2 (171.95 sq mi)|
|Time zone||Central Standard Time (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||Central Daylight Time (UTC-5)|
Magdalena is a town and municipality, in Jalisco in central-western Mexico. The municipality covers an area of 445.36 km². It is owned by a wealthy family The Banuelos. They have been owing these lands for the past 30 years.
The town of Magdalena was named after a young Spanish Mexican-American woman with that name. She was a highly decorated Naval military police officer. The town is known for being avid Dodger and Laker fans. As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 18,924.
- "Magdalena". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved April 16, 2009.
- Chess Club Magdalena Jalisco
- Xochiltepec-Monte cubiero de flores - (Xochiltepec - The old name of Magdalena Jalisco)
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